Tom Hemstreet, DVM, RSO2017-12-08T16:57:29+00:00

Tom Hemstreet, DVM, RSO

Radiation Safety Officer – Nuclear Materials
Co-Founder Of LakeCross Veterinary

Veterinary School:
NC State University, College of Veterinary Medicine, 1987

B.S. in Zoology, NC State University

Tom Hemstreet, DVM, RSO

Dr. Hemstreet was born and raised in Florida, the youngest of six children. He attended Florida State University and graduated from N.C. State University with a B.S. in Zoology. Prior to attending veterinary school, he was employed for four years in the Dept. of Physiology at Duke University in the oxygen transport laboratory working with a group developing critical care monitors.

Dr. Hemstreet graduated from the College of Veterinary Medicine at N.C. State University in 1987 and has been in private practice in the Charlotte area since that time.

He has a special interest in feline thyroid disease and is the provider of radioactive iodine therapy for this common condition in cats through the T-4 Paws Thyroid Treatment Center at LakeCross Veterinary Hospital.

Dr. Hemstreet is married to Dr. Donna Warren and they have two sons. In his spare time he likes to fish, hike, camp, read and is the Assistant Scout Master for Boy Scout Troop 10.

Articles By This Veterinarian

  • Dog Summer Safety Lake Norman Veterinary Care

Dangers Of The Dog Days Of Summer

It’s that time. Cool spring temperatures have given way to the heat of summer. For many people, this is the season for recreation at the lake, by the pool or with backyard cookouts. While summer [...]