VCA Crown Hill Animal Hospital

Heidi Parrish, DVM, Staff Veterinarian

DVM, University of Tennessee


Dr. Parrish grew up in Memphis, Tennessee. She received a BA in Biology from Centre College and attended the University of Tennessee for veterinary school. Following graduation, she completed a Rotating Small Animal Internship in Medicine and Surgery at the Veterinary Specialty Center of Seattle. She then joined Crown Hill Animal Hospital as an associate veterinarian in 2013. Dr. Parrish has been a long standing member of the veterinary community serving as a volunteer, receptionist, kennel worker, and veterinary technician prior to partaking in veterinary school. She loves working with animals and the people that love them. Her interests include preventative care, rehabilitation, internal medicine and diagnostic imaging. In her free time, Heidi enjoys hiking, cooking, gardening, kayaking, swimming, and spending time with her husband Neil and their pets Norah, Lucy, and Lilly!


Specialty Care

Sometimes sick or injured pets need the care of a veterinary medical specialist. When that happens, VCA specialty hospitals work closely with the general practitioner veterinarians who refer cases to us in order to provide seamless veterinary care to your pet. When your pet is facing any kind of serious illness or injury, our specialty referral hospitals will provide the compassionate and expert care your beloved pet needs.

Our goal is to make sure that when you and your pet are in need that you have access to board certified specialists who are up to date on the very latest developments in their field. In our state of the art hospitals, our specialists also have access to the most sophisticated diagnostic and treatment tools and techniques from ultrasonography and endoscopy to CAT scans and even MRI.

As part of the VCA family, we have over 83 specialty hospitals across the US and Canada which provide referral specialty care, so there may be one near you. Our specialized services include: behavior, cardiology, critical care, dentistry, dermatology, integrative medicine, internal medicine, neurology, oncology, ophthalmology, radiology, rehabilitation, reproduction, and surgery.

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Emergency Care

In case of emergency, please call us immediately. If it is after hours, check with a local animal hospital emergency clinic.