Academy Veterinary Hospital

Academy Veterinary Hospital is conveniently located off Hwy 70 and Hwy 98 (Wake Forest Hwy), in the Village Shopping Center, close to Research Triangle Park and Duke University. We are less than 10 miles from Brier Creek, North Durham, and Chapel Hill, and less than 2 miles away from Down Town Durham. We also provide ample parking. Taking a 15 to 30 minute drive could save you 50% or more on your pet's health care. 
Contact us today to set up an appointment or to learn more about our veterinary practice (919) 688-6628.
Academy Veterinary Hospital is a full service veterinary medical facility, located in Durham, North Carolina. The professional and courteous staff seeks to provide the best possible medical, surgical and dental care for our highly-valued patients. We are committed to promoting responsible pet ownership, preventative health care for our clients. Methods of Payment: We now offer and accept CareCredit, in addition to cash and credit card payments. To apply for CareCredit visit our office today or simply go online to

Our mission here at Academy Veterinary Hospital is to provide high quality pet health care and wellness services, to assist your pet in living a longer, happier, and healthier life at an affordable rate.

We strive to provide our clients with access to leading edge products and services, as well as proper educational content focusing on enhancing the human animal bond.

Pet Care as it Should Be

  • 1000 N. Miami Blvd.
  • Suite 247
  • Durham,NC 27703
  • Phone: (919) 688-6628
  • Fax: (919) 688-4754
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  • By Appointment Only | Please Call
  • Mon-Wed & Fri 9am-5pm
  • Sat 9am-2pm
  • Closed Thurs+Sun
  • After hours emergency Call Emergency 919-489-0615 Morreene Rd
  • or 919-600-6600 Hwy 751/54
  • Ahmed N Said, DVM

    Dr. Said graduated from Cairo University's College of Veterinary Medicine in 1970.  Dr. Said is a member of the North Carolina Veterinary Medical Association and the American Veterinary Medical Association. He has over 35 years of veterinary medical experience and is a licensed veterinarian in the states of  Illinois, Kentucky, and North Carolina. Dr. Said has a special interest in Dermatology-skin and ear diseases. He also has a strong interest in surgery.

    He also attends annual nationwide conferences and workshops to continue to bring cutting edge veterinary technology in order to better care for your pets.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 1976
  • Karla Herrera

    Karla is our Receptionist and will be there to greet you and your pet with a smile as you are waiting for your appointment with the Doctor.

    Se Habla Espanol
  • Jeremiah Williams

    Veterinary Assistant

    Jeremiah is our veterinary assistant and a lover of all animals, rest assured your pet is in good hands with him.   
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    Alma Lay


    Alma Lay is one of our receptionists who will welcome you with a smile and check you in for your pet's appointment. Se Habla Espanol.

    Years in Practice:
    Jul 05, 2020
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    Patricia Chavez

    Patricia is one of our receptionists and she is here to make you and your pet feel welcome with a heart-warming smile. Se Habla Espanol
    Years in Practice:
    Jul 05, 2020
  • Carolina Cuellar

    Carolina is our receptionist who will happily greet you on your next visit and will provide you with important info about your appointment.
  • Duke and fritz

    Our wonderful patients waiting to see the Doctor.