Higley Road Pet Clinic

Higley Road Pet Clinic is a full-service veterinary medical facility, located in Gilbert, Arizona. The professional and courteous staff at Higley Road Pet Clinic seeks to provide the best possible medical care, surgical care and dental care for their highly-valued patients.

We are committed to promoting responsible pet ownership, preventative health care and health-related educational opportunities for our clients. Higley Road Pet Clinic strives to offer excellence in veterinary care to Gilbert and surrounding areas.

Please take a moment to contact us today, to learn more about our veterinary practice and to find our more information about how Higley Road Pet Clinic can serve the needs of you and your cherished pet.
  • 866 N. Higley Road
  • Gilbert,Arizona 85234
  • Phone: 480-396-9800
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  • Mon-Fri: 8:00am-5:00pm
  • Sat: 8:00am - 12:00pm
  • Sun: Closed
  • After Hrs: 1st Pet Care- Higley + Southern
  • 480-924-1123
  • Dr. Gary Oliver, DVM-Owner

    Dr. Gary Oliver was born in Phoenix and grew up in Mesa, Arizona. During high school he found his passion for Veterinary medicine when he began as a volunteer at a Small Animal Veterinary Clinic near down town Gilbert. After attending both University of Arizona and Arizona State University for undergraduate studies, he earned his veterinary degree from the University of London, Royal Veterinary College. Dr. Oliver has been practicing Veterinary medicine in the East valley, primarily Gilbert and East Mesa since 2000. He prides himself on patient follow up, client communication and enjoys working with local rescue organizations.

    Dr. Oliver is married with 4 children. He and his wife spend most of their time caring for the many animals they have at their home which includes dogs, horses, goats, chickens, ducks, a donkey and a pot belly pig. Dr. Oliver also loves traveling when he can and enjoying the great outdoors.

     

    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2000
    Education:
    Royal Veterinary College, London
  • Dr. Haruno Graham, DVM

    Dr. Haruno Graham received her Bachelor of Arts at Colorado College and then her veterinary degree from University of Illinois. After completing an internship at VCA Animal Referral and Emergency Center of Arizona, she practiced small animal medicine in Portland, Oregon, but returned back to Arizona in 2011. She joined Higley Road Pet Clinic in 2017 and her emphasis includes preventative medicine, endocrine disease, and surgery. Dr. Graham is passionate about her work and provides the best quality veterinary care.

    Outside of work, Dr Graham spends her time with her husband and two kids, caring for her own animals, and enjoys traveling and reading.

    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2009
    Education:
    University of Illinois
  • Dr Sarah Wilken-Harris, DVM

    Dr. Sarah Wilken-Harris grew up in Saint Louis, Missouri. Becoming a veterinarian was a life-long dream, and she has worked in the veterinary industry since she was 16 years old. She went to undergrad and veterinary school at University of Missouri. She enjoys all aspects of veterinary medicine but has a passion for internal medicine, soft tissue surgery, and dentistry. She practiced at a very fast paced hospital in Las Vegas for 4 years prior to moving to Arizona in the spring of 2019 to be closer to family before the birth of her son. Dr. Wilken loves being able to help animals and their owners and strives to provide the best care possible. 

    Dr. Wilken-Harris and her husband have 3 rescue dogs, a beagle and 2 poodle mixes. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, watching the Cardinals and Chiefs, reading, swimming, and enjoying the nice Arizona weather.


    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2015
    Education:
    University of Missouri
  • Claudissa, CVT, Office Manager

    Claudissa was born and raised in Arizona. She began working for Higley Road Pet Clinic in 2005 as a veterinary assistant and slowly worked her way to office manager. She graduated from University of Arizona with a bachelors in Veterinary Science in 2010 and went on to get her associates in Veterinary Technology from Penn Foster. Claudissa went on to become a certified technician in 2016. Claudissa can be seen working in all areas of the clinic but enjoys being one of  the surgical technicians the most. 

    Outside of work Claudissa spends time with her husband, baby girl, and two dogs , Ragnar and Godric. She enjoys reading, watching movies, and spending time with family. 
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2005
    Education:
    Penn Foster College
  • Lauryn, Lead Receptionist

    Lauryn is originally from Northern VA and lived there most of her life. Lauryn recently moved to Az in January of 2016. Lauryn started working in the veterinary field in 2005 and has enjoyed working as a receptionist ever since. 


    Outside of work Lauryn enjoys spending her free time with her husband. Together they enjoy exploring Arizona and traveling. Lauryn also enjoys painting, collecting crystals, and crafts. She has a cattle dog mix named Duke and a cat named Milo.


    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2005
  • Sonia, Receptionist

    Sonia is originally from Chihuahua, Mexico and came to Arizona when she was just 3 years old. Sonia joined Higley Road Pet Clinic in 2017 and is a wonderful asset as she is fluent in both English and Spanish. She has been working in the Veterinary field as a Receptionist since 2008. Sonia is very detailed oriented and enjoys working with all of our wonderful clients and their pets.

    Outside of work, Sonia loves spending time with her husband as well as traveling to visit her two sons and her four grandchildren. Sonia also has two very spoiled dogs named Juicy and Lilo.

     

    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2008
  • Thea, Receptionist


    Thea is an Arizona native and has always resided in the Mesa Area. She has studied at Mesa Community College and is a Mesa High School alumni. Thea has worked on and off in the veterinary field for 8 years and enjoys working in the front office as a receptionist. 


    When Thea is not working she enjoys spending time with her family and baby boy. She also enjoys bike rides, watching movies, trying new restaurants, and interior decorating. Thea has a dog named Rita; and 2 cats named Mr Froofer, and Little Richard. 

    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2012
    Education:
    Mesa Community College
  • Melissa, Certified technician

    Melissa is originally from western Connecticut and moved to Arizona in 2011. She started her education in 2011 at Pima Medical Institute and graduated in 2013 as a Certified Veterinary Technician. Melissa joined the Higley Road Pet Clinic in 2017. She is takes great pride in her job!

    Outside of work, Melissa enjoys needlepoint, reading, and caring for her guinea pigs, Betty and Amelia.

    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2011
    Education:
    Pima Medical Institute
  • Jessica, Veterinary Technician

    Jessica is an Arizona native. She has been working in the veterinary field for about 3 years now. In 2016 she graduated from Carrington College with her veterinary assistant degree. Jessica is a great asset to the team as she is fluent in both English and Spanish.


    Outside of work, Jessica enjoys working on her truck, attending car/truck shows, hiking, and going to the gym. She has a little Chihuahua named Nube.


    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2016
    Education:
    Carrington College
  • Kara, Veterinary Technician

    Kara is originally from Peoria Illinois and moved to Arizona in April 2018. She has been working in the veterinary field for 5 years. She has graduated with her veterinary assistant degree from Animal Behavior College and is currently working on her veterinary technician degree through Penn Foster. 


    Outside of work, Kara enjoys hiking, eating chocolate, watching Netflix, traveling, and being awesome. She has the best Beagle in the world named Javi.

    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2014
    Education:
    Animal Behavior College
  • Shannon, Certified Technician

    Shannon is originally from Illinois. She moved to Arizona at the age of 1 and has been here ever since. Shannon started working in the veterinary field in 2008 and graduated from Pima Medical Institute with her veterinary assistant degree that same year. She went on to get her technician degree and graduated with honors in 2013. She is currently a certified technician. 


    In her free time Shannon enjoys spending time with her boyfriend Steve and enjoys comics, especially the Avengers. She also enjoys shows about true crime, and likes art and music. Shannon has three pugs named Bella, Buckey, and Parker.


    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2008
    Education:
    Pima Medical Institute
  • Molly, Veterinary Assistant

    Molly was born and raised in Arizona. She has recently completed her veterinary assistant degree at Pima and is brand new to the veterinary field. Molly is very excited to be working with our team and enjoys learning about the field. She plans to continue her schooling and work towards becoming a veterinary technician. 


    When not working, Molly enjoys spending time with her dog Maya. She also enjoys gaming and caring/learning about horses. 


    Years in Practice:
    Nov 24, 2020
    Education:
    Pima Medical Institute