Asta Tobiassen, DVM

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Meet the Veterinarians & Team of Fircrest Veterinary Hospital in University Place, WA! We’re pleased to provide exceptional vet care for your pets!

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Asta Tobiassen, DVM

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine 

Dr. Asta Tobiassen was born in Norway and moved with her family to the Seattle area when she was just seven years old. Since moving to the United States, she has lived up and down the West Coast, stretching from Los Angeles all way to Anchorage, Alaska! Dr. Tobiassen received her Bachelor’s degree and Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from U. C. Davis. After finishing veterinary school, she spent an extra year at U. C. Davis studying Preventive Veterinary Medicine. Dr. Tobiassen has been practicing veterinary medicine in the South Sound since 1996. She is dedicated to developing meaningful connections with the pets and owners she sees by providing the best, individualized care possible. Her main veterinary interests include Dermatology, Internal Medicine, Behavior, and Hospital Care. In her free time, Dr. Tobiassen’s hobbies include birding, photography, and cooking. She shares her home with her dogs, terrier-mixes named Birdy and Pipit, her two cats, Ivy and Sonja, and her partner who is also a veterinarian.

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