Dr. Antonio Pedraza


Dr. Antonio Pedraza, DVM, MVM, cert SAS, MRCVS, has always had a lifelong passion for animals, and because of this he decided to pursue a career in veterinary medicine. After obtaining his veterinary license, Dr.

Dr. Danielle Yuhas


Dr. Danielle Yuhas is a board-certified small animal cardiology specialist with MOVES Mobile Veterinary Specialists in Los Angeles. Dr.

Veterinary Management Team


Practice Manager

Neidi has been with Lawndale Pet Hospital for over 6 years and is working on becoming a CVPM and finishing their HR degree. They hope to help both their team and the veterinary field in general by raising awareness about the state of the mental health of the veterinary community.


Inventory Control Manager

Michelle embraces being able to use all of her inventory experience with her love for animals. In her free time, she enjoys the beach, nature walks, and concerts with friends. She also loves spoiling her 3 rescue kitties.

Veterinary Assistants


Lead Veterinary Technician

Prior to working here at Lawndale Pet Hospital, Mel worked at a non-profit animal rescue. Her love and compassion for animals began at a very young age. She has had many pets including hamsters, birds, guinea pigs, rats, dogs, cats, fish and turtles.


Technician Assistant

Monica has been working with animals for the last few years and aspires to become a registered veterinary technician specializing in exotics. She started out volunteering at an adoption center and fell in love with working with animals.


Technician Assistant

Jackie graduated from CSUDH where she received her bachelors in psychology. Over the years she discovered her true passion was to work with animals.


Hospital Attendant

My name is Maria, and I am originally from Ensenada Baja California, Mexico. I am a mother to three beautiful children and to a Chihuahua mix named Valentina.

Client Services Representatives



Patty started working at Lawndale Pet Hospital in 2001. She loves working with animals and is often accompanied by her Yorkshire Terrier, Ariel, who enjoys helping her greet guests in our lobby. Outside of work, Patty enjoys spending time with her family at Disneyland.



Amber has 12 years of experience as a receptionist and has been working at Lawndale Pet Hospital since 2015. She has a passion for animals and enjoys the opportunity to help cats and dogs. Outside of work, she loves going to Disneyland and channeling her creativity through arts and crafts.