Leslie Healis, DVM
Dr. Leslie Healis is a 2015 Western University Health Science, College of Veterinary Medicine Graduate. With a love of animals, passion for science and conservation, Dr. Leslie’s career in veterinary medicine seemed to come naturally. She attended California State University Long Beach achieving both a B.A. in Psychology, and a B.S. in Biology, option; Zoology. While attending CSULB, Dr. Leslie started work at the Tustin Santa Ana Veterinary Hospital in the beginning of 2008; she began working as a receptionist, then a technician, as a Lead Technician, and Office Manager and has since been added to the team as an Associate in June 2015. Her Psychology degree from CSULB and her education from WesternU have furthered her belief in the importance of client education through effective communication. Dr. Leslie was the first SCVMA representative to WesternU in her third year of veterinary school. She is currently working on her ABVP (American Board Veterinary Practitioners) specialty in feline medicine. Her interests include feline medicine, internal medicine of all species, education, exotics/zoo/wildlife, and surgery. In her free time, Dr. Leslie enjoys spending time with her pets; dogs Omni, Butters, Gus, and her two cats Oli, and Tink; family and friends, as well as hiking, painting, reading, and spending time at the beach.