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Carolina Veterinary Specialists is committed to the future of veterinary medicine through the education of industry professionals, proudly providing externship opportunities to veterinary students in their third and/or fourth years. Designed for students interested in pursuing internships or for those seeking experience in a specialized discipline, our externship programs offer students exposure to diverse caseloads in busy and progressive referral and emergency hospital settings. Externs will participate directly with clinicians and interns in case management, case-based and journal club rounds, as well as assisting with patient assessment and care.


Externships opportunities are offered in the following areas of practice:


  • Avian / Exotics
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Emergency Medicine & Neurology combined
  • Internal Medicine
  • Ophthalmology
  • Oncology
  • Neurology
  • Surgery



We offer two externship programs based on location and rotation preferences:


  • Charlotte | Huntersville | Matthews
  • Greensboro | Winston-Salem

Please note: Some rotations are only available at select locations



Forms and Resources



Interested students should submit a completed application to the appropriate contact person:


Charlotte | Huntersville | Matthews

Contact: Kimber Blazek

(704) 815-3939



Greensboro | Winston-Salem

Contact: Dorothy Wagner

(336) 632-0605