Hatteras Island Hospital


Coastal Animal Hospital of Hatteras Island


Top Coastal Animal Hospital has a second hospital on Hatteras Island to better serve our southern clients.  The hospital is located in Buxton at 47959 NC Highway 12 or MilePost 62.5.  It is conveniently located just south of Conners Supermarket and 1 mile north of Cape Hatteras secondary school.  The hospital will be manned primarily by a true blue Hatteras native, Dr. Christinia B. Hicks.  This location is currently accepting new clients.  Stop by and say hello and see why so many people trust Coastal Animal Hospital to care for their families.

       Our hospital hours are....                                                   Monday          8-5:30p

                                                                                    Tuesday         8-5:30p

                                                                                    Wednesday  Closed

                                                                                    Thursday      8-5:30p

                                                                                    Friday           8-5:30p

We close at 5 in the winter on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday. On Saturdays and Sundays emergencies only. We take our last appointment in Buxton at 4:30pm.

     Coastal Animal Hospital of Hatteras Island carries Purina and Hills Science Diet Prescription diets, as well as an array of flea, tick and heartworm preventatives.  Coastal also offers After Hours Emergency Services.


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Office Hours

Our Regular Schedule


8:00 am-6:00 pm


8:00 am-6:00 pm


8:00 am-6:00 pm


8:00 am-6:00 pm


8:00 am-6:00 pm


Temporarily Closed on Saturdays

Drop and Pickup Boarding is 9AM or 5PM if prior arrangements have been made




Read What Our Clients Say

  • "We want to thank you and your staff for all the caring love and attention you provided our wonderful Rocky. We know that you treated him as you would your own companion and put forth all efforts to give him the best quality of life for as long as possible. We feel that he touched your hearts as well and your support will always be remembered."
    Michele and Bob A. - Kitty Hawk, NC