Dr. Urbina received her M.S. degree from U.C. Irvine in the field of protein chemistry, and her D.V.M. degree from Western University. After graduating from vet school in 2008, she practiced small animal medicine in the San Diego area. She is delighted to be a part of the Otay Pet Vets medical team as the Sunday veterinarian. Her clinical interests include wellness care, internal medicine, and dentistry. Her practice philosophy is to be the medical authority that helps to empower pet parents to make informed decisions about their pet’s health.

She is married with a family of 3 dogs, 1 miniature toucan, 2 leopard geckos, 3-day geckos, an aviary of softbill birds, and multiple tropical fish! We are so happy to have her on our team!