VCA Five Corners Animal Hospital

Burien Veterinarians

We invite you to explore the biographies of our doctors and learn more about them. Our doctors have a wide variety of backgrounds and interests.

  • Angelica Martinez

    Medical Director
    Veterinary School: University of Wisconsin-Madison

    Dr. Angelica Martinez was born and raised in Southern California. She received a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Animal Science from California State Polytechnic University, Pomona. She worked ...
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  • Laura Ahlgrim

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: University of California, Davis

    Dr. Laura Ahlgrim is originally from California and received a BS and DVM from UC California, Davis. After graduation, Dr. Ahlgrim moved to Seattle to complete a 1-year rotating internship at the ...
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  • Lindsay Baker

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: Oregon State University

    Dr. Lindsay Baker was born and raised in Eugene, Oregon and received her bachelor’s degree from the University of Oregon. After graduation she worked as a veterinary technician in Santa Barbara, ...
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  • Allison Edwards

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: Washington State University

    Dr. Allison Edwards was born and raised in Edmonds, Washington. She started her college career at the University of Iowa. She then moved back to the Pacific Northwest and spent time volunteering ...
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  • Rhiannon Harris

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: Kansas State University

    Dr. Rhiannon Harris is a graduate of Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine and completed an internship at Purdue University in small animal internal medicine, surgery, and emergency ...
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Specialty Care

Sometimes sick or injured pets need the care of a veterinary medical specialist. When that happens, VCA specialty hospitals work closely with the general practitioner veterinarians who refer cases to us in order to provide seamless veterinary care to your pet. When your pet is facing any kind of serious illness or injury, our specialty referral hospitals will provide the compassionate and expert care your beloved pet needs.

Our goal is to make sure that when you and your pet are in need that you have access to board certified specialists who are up to date on the very latest developments in their field. In our state of the art hospitals, our specialists also have access to the most sophisticated diagnostic and treatment tools and techniques from ultrasonography and endoscopy to CAT scans and even MRI.

As part of the VCA family, we have over 83 specialty hospitals across the US and Canada which provide referral specialty care, so there may be one near you. Our specialized services include: behavior, cardiology, critical care, dentistry, dermatology, integrative medicine, internal medicine, neurology, oncology, ophthalmology, radiology, rehabilitation, reproduction, and surgery.

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Emergency Care

Your emergency needs can be met right here at our hospital.
VCA Five Corners Animal Hospital provides 24 hour emergency veterinary care, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. Emergency veterinarians, veterinary technicians and/or veterinary assistants are on staff 24 hours a day.

Please call us at 206-243-2982. We are located at 15707 1st Ave South. Burien, WA 98148.

We provide the highest standard in veterinary emergency and critical care services. We are trained and equipped to perform a variety of emergency surgeries and procedures. We provide the highest standards of pain management. Emergency internal medicine consultations, including full diagnostics, are available.

Please call or come in immediately if you feel your pet is having an emergency or needs after-hours care.