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Dr. Tori Countner, DVM

Dr. Tori Countner is a native of Los Angeles who graduated from Harvard Westlake, and received her BA from Wake Forest University. After deciding to change her career from the art world to veterinary medicine, she did extensive medical courses at Georgetown University before receiving her DVM degree from Kansas State University.  After graduation, Dr. Tori moved home to L.A. and completed a rotating internship at ASEC specialty hospital in West Los Angeles. She went on to work in General Practice for several years before training at The Chi Institute for Small Animal Acupuncture and Food Therapy.  She loves incorporating both Eastern and Western Medicine into her practice, and continues to learn about integrative medicine for companion animals. 

She lives in Los Angeles with her three dogs, Huey, Ollie, and Lenny.