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Melchus Davis
Medical Director DVM

Dr. Davis joined the VCA Columbia Animal Hospital at Centre Park in August 2012. He has 18 years of experience in the field of veterinary medicine as a small animal practitioner, working predominantly with canine and feline patients.

Dr. Davis is a native Washingtonian, having earned his Bachelor of Science degree from Howard University in Washington D.C. and his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from the University of Tennessee in Knoxville. He enjoys practicing small animal medicine with a key interest in preventative medical care, ultrasound, and dentistry. He incorporates a compassionate team oriented approach when working with people and their pet family members. He believes that providing in depth client education leads to long life and wellness for our patients. Dr. Davis is very dedicated to being up-to-date with the development of veterinary medicine on a local and national level.

When not practicing medicine he places strong value in spending quality time with his wife, Karen, and two children, Ryan and Summer. He is an avid sports fan and enjoys golfing, fishing, video gaming, and supporting his favorite teams (Washington Redskins, Tennessee Volunteers, LA Dodgers, Washington Capitals and team USA Soccer.)


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