Kim Carey, DVM, DACVS


After receiving her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree at the University of California, Davis in 2001, Dr. Carey completed a small animal surgical and medical internship in San Diego.

In 2002, she embarked upon a surgical residency at The Animal Medical Center in New York City and became board certified by the American College of Veterinary Surgeons in 2006. She then served as an associate staff member in orthopedic surgery at the Animal Medical Center.

In 2006, Dr. Carey returned to Southern California and has been leading the surgical department in Culver City ever since. Dr. Carey has advanced training in the TPLO and TTA procedures, microvascular surgery and minimally invasive surgery, including interventional radiology and minimally invasive fracture repair techniques. She has worked very closely with the Veterinary Cancer Group for several years and has gained extensive experience in surgical oncology, reconstructive wound surgery, and surgery of critically-ill patients.

Dr. Carey brings passion and professionalism to each work day, and is bilingual speaking both English and Spanish. Outside of the operating room she enjoys yoga, paddle boarding, and spending time with her kids.


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