Veterinary Ophthalmologist

Board-Certified Veterinarian
Hickory, NC
Posted 1 year ago

The Veterinary Referral Hospital of Hickory seeks an ophthalmologist to join our team in Hickory, North Carolina. This is a growth area for our practice and an excellent opportunity for an individual eager to grow a service. Veterinary Referral Hospital of Hickory is well supported by the area’s referring veterinarians. Our veterinarians take a collaborative approach to patient care. Referring veterinarians and pet owners receive personal and attentive service.

Veterinary Referral Hospital of Hickory is a 24-hour specialty / referral and emergency hospital with two surgeons, an internist, dermatologist, criticalist, and a team of dedicated emergency clinicians. This team means 24-hour support for your patients, excellent equipment,  and a thriving environment to support your practice.

VRHOH has successfully served the western North Carolina and southwestern Virginia areas for over 20 years, developing a strong referral base. Our hospital offers a 24-hour ICU, full-service in-house lab, ultrasound, CT, endoscopy, minimally-invasive surgery, and Cures for Cats Thyroid Treatment Center.


  • Excellent salary
  • Relocation package
  • Generous benefits package, including paid time off, annual continuing education allowance, health insurance, and a 401(k) with company match
  • Opportunity to work with a dynamic multi-disciplinary team

Why Hickory, NC?

Hickory, North Carolina offers great schools, a moderate climate, and an exceptional quality of life. Hickory is approximately one hour from the mountains and four hours from the coast. It’s an excellent area in which to live for those who enjoy outdoor activities.

We think the practice environment we’ve created and the practice opportunity are worth it, alone. We hope you’ll contact us to see if this opportunity might be a match for you. Both board-certified individuals and those completing their residency training will be considered.

Please send a resume and letter of interest to Kathryn Smith at

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