Dominion Veterinary Hospital

Dominion Veterinary Hospital is a full-service veterinary medical facility, located in Chesapeake,VA.  We opened our doors in June 2000, and we are thrilled to have moved to our new facility in August 2015. The professional and courteous staff at Dominion Veterinary Hospital 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. Dominion Veterinary Hospital strives to offer excellence in veterinary care to Chesapeake 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 Dominion Veterinary Hospital can serve the needs of you and your cherished pet.
  • Mon-Thurs 7:00am-7:00pm
  • Friday 7:00am-5:00pm
  • Sat: 7:00am-12:00pm
  • Sun:Closed
  • Dr. Dana Kent

    Dr. Dana Kent graduated from Oscar Smith High School in June 1982. She attend TCC for the first 2 years of college, then transferred over to ODU where she graduated with a Bachelor's Degree in Biology in 1986. She earned her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine in May 1991 from Mississippi State University's College of Veterinary Medicine. She met Dr. Sears there and in 1992 they got married

    Since 1991, she has practiced small animal medicine in the local area.  Back in June 2000, she opened her own practice.

    Years in Practice:
    Apr 07, 1991
    Education:
    Mississippi State University College of Veterinary Medicine
    Interests:
    Cruises, 'travel adventures'
  • Dr. Scott Sears

    Dr. Scott Sears graduated from Starkville High School in Starkville, MS June 1982. He attended undergraduate at Mississippi State University earning a degree in Microbiology.  He received his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from Mississippi State University's College of Veterinary Medicine in May 1991.  He met Dr. Kent in vet school. 

    He worked in the small animal field exclusively for the first 7 years after graduation, but then the world of veterinary emergency medicine caught his eye. For the past 17 years, he has been a full-time employee of the Greenbrier Emergency Hospital located in Chesapeake, VA.  He recently left the emergency clinic and will now be working full time at Dominion

    Years in Practice:
    Apr 07, 1991
    Education:
    Mississippi State University College of Veterinary Medicine
  • Dr. Casey Williams

    Dr. Casey Williams raised in Edenton, N.C.  She attended John A. Holmes High School where she graduated in 2003.  She received her undergraduate degree in biology and health education at East Carolina University.  She entered into N.C. State's College of Veterinary Medicine where she graduated May 2013. 

    We are pleased that she is now apart of our team.  She is married to William Williams, and they have a daughter, Madison along with cats and dogs. 

    Years in Practice:
    Jul 05, 2013
    Education:
    North Carolina State University, College of Veterinary Medicine
    Interests:
    yard sales
  • Robin, Veterinary Receptionist

    Has worked in the veterinary field for 25+ years. Between her husband and her horses, she stays busy at home. Office Manager at the clinic 
    Years in Practice:
    Apr 07, 2000
  • Jody, Professional Groomer

    Jody has been with our practice for over 14 years. She started as a veterinary assistant, but recently completed grooming school.  She now works as our professional all-breed dog and cat groomer. When not at work, Jody keeps very busy with her 3 children. 
    Years in Practice:
    Apr 07, 2001
  • Christi, Veterinary Assistant

    Christi was one of the original employees back in June 2000 when the clinic first opened.  She has been at home with her kids the past few years, but now that they are in school, she is back with us part-time

    Years in Practice:
    Apr 07, 1991
    Education:
    High School Graduate
  • Patrick, Veterinary Assistant

    Graduate of Grassfield High School 2011. Attends TCC, pursuing an accounting degree. . In his free time, he likes diving and xbox gaming. Patrick is also a BIG Eagles fan.

    Years in Practice:
    Aug 10, 2013
    Education:
    Grassfield High School 2011
    Interests:
    Attending college TCC
  • Zach, Veterinary Assistant/Kennel

    Zach started working August 2015.  He graduated from Grassfield High School in 2014. Attended ODU for 1 year, but now not sure what he wants to do, so taking some time to figure it out. 
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2015
    Education:
    Grassfield High School 2014
    Interests:
    movies
  • Maddie, Kennel Assistant

    Maddie will be graduating from Grassfield High School  June 2017. She is planning to attend TCC and then transfer to a 4-year school. She would like to be a veterinarian working with horses. 
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2016
    Education:
    Grassfield High School
    Interests:
    Horses, photography
  • Colleen, Kennel Assistant

    Colleen graduated from Grassfield High School June 2014.  She is very soft spoken, the dogs love her. 
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2016
    Interests:
    dance
  • Nick, Veterinary Assistant

    Nick worked with Dr. Sears over at the Greenbrier ER  for several years. When Dr. Sears decided to leave and come over to Dominion full-time, Nick decided to come too.  He has many years of experience especially in surgery, anesthesia, medical patient care.  He was also in the Army.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 1997
    Interests:
    computers, all kinds of music
  • Katie, Kennel Assistant

    Katie is Dr. Kent/Dr. Sears daughter, and she has been working on and off at the clinic since she was 6 years of age. Katie will graduate from Grassfield High School June 2017. She is planning to attend TCC and then transfer. Her goal right now is Pediatric Nursing. 
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2015
    Education:
    Grassfield High School
    Interests:
    camping, beach, cruises
  • Caleb, Veterinary Assistant

    Caleb is Dr. Kent/Dr. Sears' son, and like his sister, he has been working in the clinic from a young age.  He presently attends Mississippi State University majoring in History.  He is also a member of the Famous Maroon and White Band. He wants to go to graduate school to become a college history professor. 
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2014
    Education:
    Attending Mississippi State University
    Interests:
    Marching Band, hunting, cruises
  • Abi, Veterinary Assistant

    Abi is actually a full-time middle school teacher, but while getting her degree, she worked as a veterinary assistant.  Once  she left and started teaching, she asked Dr. Kent if she could work a few nights & Saturdays during the year, and then in the summer, because she missed working with the animals so much. We were thrilled to have her come back with us part-time
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2005
    Education:
    Middle School Teacher
    Interests:
    classical music, reading