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Dr. Jeff Summey

Dr. Summey brings to Healing Springs a wealth of experience garnered over a long career and a lifetime of working with animals and farms.

Education & Academic Achievement
  • In 1979, Jeff attained his Bachelor's Degree at the University of Tennessee. While there, he earned induction into the honor society, Gamma Sigma Delta.
  • He completed his doctorate degree at the University of Georgia. While at UGA, he earned Departmental Honors and Recognition for Excellence in Food Animal Ambulatory Services.

Jeff served four years in the Navy. Dr. Summey spent six years serving as the Supervisor for the University of Georgia's 3,000 acre educational and research farm. Over his long career he has worked at three veterinary practices. One was in Tifton, Georgia, and one was in Sand Hills, Nebraska. Dr. Summey joined Healing Springs Animal Hospital in 2003. Among the greater assets Dr. Summey brings to Healing Springs are his superlative bedside manner, skills as a general surgeon, and competence at orthopedic surgery.


Dr. Summey now lives on a century old farm outside of Galax, VA. He and his wife are members ofHillcrest Baptist Church. They can also be found regularly at the Rex Theater as they have become avid Bluegrass and Old Time Music fans.

Areas of Practice:

Dr. Summey's favorite aspects of veterinary practice are interacting with clients, general surgery, and orthopedic surgery.

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Contact Us

Phone: (276) 236-5103
Toll-Free: (877) HSAH-VET
  (877) 472-4838

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Convenient Hours
Monday: 8AM to 5PM
Tuesday: 8AM to 7PM
Wednesday: 8AM to 5PM
Thursday: 8AM to 7PM
Friday: 8AM to 5PM
Saturday 9AM to 1PM
After Hours: On-Call Until 10PM

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