Waynesville Veteranarian Dr. Paul Kern, Balsam Animal Hospital

1628 South Main Street
Waynesville, NC 28786


Nestled deep in the Smoky Mountains is a veterinary practice aimed at improving the quality of life for all of its patients. Balsam Animal Hospital is a full service facility that serves Waynesville, NC, and the surrounding areas. The staff is handpicked by Dr. Kern, a seasoned veterinarian, solely driven by his compassion for animals. By remaining local and involved in the community, Balsam Animal Hospital can provide the utmost quality of care. Come in for a visit to experience the level of dedication and flexibility of the staff.

We aim for our hospital to be a friendly getaway for animals and keep our facility clean while creating a therapeutic environment. Don’t worry about a breed, size, or exotics. No matter what the scenario we will provide complete care for any and all animals in a timely and professional manner. Please browse our website for customer reviews and more information about our practice.

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Appointments are suggested |  Care Credit | Compassionate Care

We love Dr. Kern and his staff! Many times we called on Dr. Kern for emergency services and he was more than willing to take care of our needs. Best Veterinarian around!

– Darlene