Dr. Bailey was born and raised in central Illinois. He received his B.S. in Biology from the University of Illinois in 2005. During his undergraduate training, he spent his summers in North Carolina and fell in love with the south. He was accepted by North Carolina State College of Veterinary Medicine and graduated in 2009. While at North Carolina State, he was honored with the Novartis Proficiency in Small Animal Medicine Award, the Veterinary Student Surgeon award, and was valedictorian of his class!
Following graduation, Dr. Bailey pursued advanced training in small animal medicine and surgery at the University of Pennsylvania’s veterinary hospital. After a year away from North Carolina, he was eager to return and join the team at Chatham Animal Hospital, your Cary veterinarian.
Dr. Bailey’s veterinary interests include complex medical cases, canine and feline dentistry, and surgery. He lives in Raleigh with his wife, his daughter, and a menagerie of furry and scaled pets!