Dr. Laura Harjes


Laura Harjes, DVM, MS, DACVIM (SAIM)


Dr. Laura Harjes is new to Southern California but not new to traveling. She grew up in New York then attended veterinary school at St. George’s University and North Carolina State University. Laura graduated summa cum laude then went on to complete an internship and residency at The Ohio State University.

During her residency, she completed a Master’s degree in veterinary science, with a research focus on chronic kidney disease in dogs. In 2017, Laura successfully completed the requirements of the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine and became a board-certified internist. She has a strong interest in nephrology, lower urinary diseases, and enteral nutrition.

Laura has joined ACCESS Specialty Animal Hospital, Los Angeles, to train as the Renal Medicine and Hemodialysis Fellow.

Outside of the hospital, she enjoys kayaking, cheering on the Buckeyes, attending concerts, volunteering, and exploring Los Angeles with her rescue dogs Levi and Shnook.

Dr. Harjes can be reached at 310-558-6100 at ACCESS Specialty Animal Hospital – Los Angeles.

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South Bay

2551 W. 190th St., Torrance, CA 90504

Tel: (310) 320-8300 - Fax: (424) 293-7254

Los Angeles

9599 Jefferson Blvd., Culver City, CA 90232

Tel: (310) 558-6100 - Fax: (310) 558-6199

San Fernando Valley

20051 Ventura Blvd., Woodland Hills, CA 91364

Tel: (818) 887-2262 - Fax: (818) 704-0323

Central Valley

4300 Easton Drive, Bakersfield, CA 93309

Tel: (661) 281-1320 - Fax: (661) 302-4193

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