Pet Care for all Life Stages


452 Old Cherokee Road, Lexington, SC 29072

452 Old Cherokee Road
Lexington, SC 29072

Birchwood Veterinary Hospital is a place where both you and your pets can feel at home.

We understand that your pets are part of your family. You love and cherish them and want a vet who will care for them like his own. Whether it’s your first pet or one you’ve had in your family for years, you can trust Dr. Murphy and the Birchwood staff to provide the love and care your pet deserves.

Make an appointment to meet us today!

How do I get started?

Call 803-359-0700 today to make an appointment for you and your pets. Transferring your records to Birchwood is easy. Simply call your previous veterinary clinic and request your records be emailed to our office at You can also visit your previous vet and request a copy of the records. Birchwood utilizes powerful medical record software to maintain your pets’ records.

Meet the Team

When it comes to your beloved pets, you want to know you’re getting the best care in a safe, comfortable environment. Dr. Mike Murphy’s gentle approach, excellent clinical skills, and commitment ensure the best in care. With a unique strength in diagnostics, he is able to provide the finest and most accurate care for your pets. Dr. Murphy’s aim is to excel in the practice of small animal medicine, surgery, and dentistry.

What people are saying about Birchwood Veterinary Hospital


Dr. Murphy is friendly, professional, and always explains any problems/ conditions my 2 cats have. He always takes the extra time also to answer any questions I have. I would recommend him and his friendly staff to anyone!!!!

–Sheila Diane L.


From the moment I called and made an appointment till walking my fur babies back to the car was a very pleasing experience. They are so unbelievably loving and very thorough at this place and I would recommend them to my family and friends.

–Rachelle B.


Dr. Mike and his staff are so thoughtfu and caring…we entrusted them with our precious furry baby for eleven years before we we lost him last fall. The personal care expressed by Mike was sincere and and will always be remembered!

–Shelley M.


Dr. Murphy takes the time to talk to me about my animals and thoroughly check and explain their veterinary needs during their appointments. I feel like he really connects with his clients and goes the extra mile…

–Lauren L.

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