Service Animal Evaluation Specialist

New Leaf Wellness Center

Wellness Center located in Culver City, CA

General Exam (Service Animal) - $120

General Exam (Service Animal)



Is your animal trained to help alleviate or treat your disability?

Visit with our doctor today to see if you qualify for a Service Animal letter.

 

Benefits of Service Animals

For physical disabilities:

  • Retrieve dropped items
  • Open doors
  • Lead person with trouble seeing, visual problems, blindness
  • Aid with hearing
  • Bring medication

For Psychiatric Disabilities:

  • Guide person after dissociative episode
  • Find a person or safe space for a handler having a panic attack
  • Interrupt and redirect a handler with OCD
  • Bring help or bring medication(PTSD or panic attack)

Before you visit with our doctor, your animal must be trained to provide you a medical service in order to qualify for the letter. We cannot perform the exam if your animal is not trained or if the animal is in the process of being trained.

Service Animals are protected by the Americans with Disabilities Act, Fair Housing Act, and Air Carrier Access Act.

 

Effective January 11, 2021: Only service dogs are allowed for air travel. If you wish to fly with an animal that is not a dog, pet fees may apply.

 

What is the process for a service animal evaluation?

1. Fill out a medical history form, consent form, and an animal behavior agreement for our doctor to review.
2. Visit with our doctor. We offer both in-person and telehealth evaluations. During your visit, our doctor will perform an evaluation to determine if you qualify for the service animal letter.
3. If the doctor determines you qualify for a service animal letter, you will receive that letter following payment. This letter will be valid immediately and can be used right away.

 

For a telehealth evaluation, please click here to begin the process.

To visit with the doctor, book your appointment here.

We also take walk-ins 7 days a week.