The friendly, professional staff at VCA Yorba Regional Animal Hospital is made up of dedicated individuals who make it their mission to help pets live long, healthy lives. To be true to this mission, the hospital team relies on many individuals, each equally important in helping us deliver the best patient and client experience for both you and your pet.
Teamwork is a constant in our daily practice. From the friendly staff at the front desk to the talented and dedicated technicians and doctors, to the fun-loving kennel and day-care staff, our team works cohesively to create a warm and welcoming experience for both you and your pet. Our team provides exceptional veterinary care of the highest quality, including the care and dedication that make a difference.
Explore our staff biographies and learn about the people who make our facility an excellent choice for your pet care needs.
A Southern California native, Dr. Cortez earned his Bachelor of Science degree from Cal Poly, Pomona and went on to complete his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine degree at Western University of Health Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine. Upon graduation, Dr. Cortez entered a rigorous one-year rotating internship at Animal Specialty Group located in Los Angeles. Working at VCA Yorba Regional Animal Hospital is a bit of a homecoming for Dr. Cortez as he worked as a Technician Supervisor here prior to entering veterinary school.
When not attending to the needs of his patients Dr. Cortez enjoys spending time wit...