East Lincoln Animal Hospital

7555 Highway 73 East
Denver, NC 28037



Melissa Irvin DVM

Dr. Irvin grew up in Concord, NC. She graduated from North Carolina State University in 2003 with a bachelor's degree in Animal Science. She graduated from North Carolina State College of Veterinary Medicine in 2007.  After graduating Veterinary school, Dr. Irvin completed a one year internship at Hollywood Animal Hospital, a busy 24 hour hospital located in Hollywood, Florida. Dr. Irvin then worked for a small animal hospital in Winston Salem for 3 years before moving back to NC to be closer to family.

Dr. Irvin started as an Associate Veterinarian at East Lincoln Animal Hospital in 2010. She enjoys surgery and geriatric medicine and she does see some exotics.

Dr. Irvin has a Labrador named "Finley", a  tortishell cat named "Kaia", and a leopard tortoise named "Tomish". She is pictured here with "Finley".

In her free time, Dr. Irvin enjoys reading, shopping (unfortunately!), spending time with her family especially her 2 beautiful nieces, and going to the lake with her boyfriend and his family.