Drs. Lawrence, Harari and Misseghers are board-certified specialists in small animal surgery with over 75 years of academic and private practice experience.
Dr. Lawrence opened the surgery clinic in 1993. He was raised in northern New York State and trained at Cornell University and the Animal Medical Center in NYC. Dr. Harari joined the clinic in 2000. He was trained at the University of Illinois and in Los Angeles; he previously served on the surgery faculties at Washington State University and University of Illinois. He will be retiring in December 2019 and periodically returning to VSS on a “as needed” basis. Dr. Misseghers received his DVM degree from the U. of Saskatchewan and did his surgical training at the U. of Guelph. He worked in surgical referral practices in Seattle before moving to Spokane. He is an outdoor enthusiast and avid mountain biker.
Our staff includes two receptionists, an office manager and four full-time licensed veterinary technicians.
Dr. Lawrence attended Cornell University as an undergraduate and DVM student. He lives in a rural setting and raises horses and chickens. He is an avid downhill skier.
I wish to thank my colleagues and clients for your tremendous support of our clinic during the past 20 years. Please know that Howard, Byron and our great staff will continue to provide you with excellent service in the coming years!
Dr. Misseghers received his DVM degree from the University of Saskatchewan and did his surgical training at the University of Guelph. He worked in surgical referral practices in Seattle before moving to Spokane. He is an outdoor enthusiast and avid mountain biker.