VCA Grossmont Animal Hospital

Corinne Mellien, DVM, Associate Veterinarian

DVM, University of California, Davis

Biography

Dr. Mellien grew up in San Diego and attended Patrick Henry High School. She then went to San Diego State University before going on to UC Davis where she received her veterinary degree in 1994 with a focus on dogs, cats and horses. She has always loved animals and had a menagerie of pets growing up and decided she wanted to be a veterinarian while still in elementary school. She worked as an assistant at VCA Grossmont Animal Hospital for several years prior to vet school and then returned to work here as a doctor after graduation. She lives in La Mesa with her family and pets.

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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

IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY AFTER NORMAL BUSINESS HOURS: Please call the following emergency hospitals immediately:


Pet Emergency and Specialty Center
5232 Jackson Drive ● Suite 105 ● La Mesa, CA 91942 ● Phone: 619-462-4800


VCA Emergency Animal Hospital and Referral Center
2317 Hotel Circle South ● San Diego, CA 92108 ● Phone: 619-299-2400

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