Our Team

Our veterinary team in Hillsborough welcomes you
and your pet!

We’re pleased to provide a wide variety of veterinary services for animals in Hillsborough and surrounding areas. Meet the team working hard to keep your pets happy and healthy.

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Our Veterinarians

Dr. Crystal Martinez

Dr. Crystal Martinez, a North Carolina native, graduated from North Carolina State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2016. She then spent two years practicing mixed animal medicine before rejoining the HVC team in 2018 where she was previously a veterinary assistant for 5 years. Dr. Martinez enjoys interactions with patients on a daily basis with special interests in surgery and ophthalmology. Dr. Martinez is also a Certified Veterinary Acupuncturist specializing in pain management alternatives.

Dr. Martinez is the proud parent of 3 four-legged children: Cisco, her handsome paint gelding, Lou, her boisterous beagle basset mix, and Lolli, her attentive guard hound mix. In her spare time, Dr. Martinez enjoys horseback riding, hiking, and baking.

Our Technicians and Assistants


  • Nicole Reed
  • Alex Lynch

Our Receptionists


  • Cathy Hicks
  • Kaitlynn Allen