Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
Education: North Carolina State University
Interests: Birds and Exotics
Dr. Richard Brinegar earned his Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine from North Carolina State University. He has practiced in Winston-Salem and Mount Airy before returning to his native town of Elkin.
He and his wife Ava have three sons.
Dr. Brinegar is a member of the Association of Avian Veterinarians and the American and North Carolina Veterinary Medical Associations.
Dr. Brinegar serves his community in several capacities, including as a member of the Elkin City School Board of Education.