Featured Services

Welcome to Eau Gallie Veterinary Hospital
Your Veterinarian in Melbourne FL

Call us at (321) 259-8492
After hours emergencies Call AECC right away at 321-725-5365!

Eau Gallie Veterinary Hospital is a comprehensive affordable veterinary care facility located in Melbourne, Florida. We serve the needs of our local dogs and cats in Melbourne, as well as our neighbors in Palm Bay, Viera, Rockledge and Satellite Beach. Our hospital's veterinarians, veterinary technicians, and professional staffers are dedicated to providing the highest in quality care to both our patients and clients.

We maintain a state-of-the-art facility, taking advantage of all of the latest advances in veterinary medical technology to provide safer and more affordable treatments for your pet.

Eau Gallie Veterinary Hospital also has comprehensive preventative health care programs for dogs and cats of all ages. Our veterinarians will develop affordable vaccination schedules that are tailored to your pet's specific needs, as well as perform physical examinations and additional diagnostics to detect many conditions that lead to common illnesses. We base our treatments on a number of different factors, including breed, physical condition, lifestyle, and previous medical history.

We have made every effort to create a site that is as informative as possible, but if you have any questions or would like to know more about our practice, please do not hesitate to call us. We would love to hear from you!

We encourage clients to make appointments with our office by phone or email before visiting us.

At Eau Gallie Veterinary Hospital, we treat your pets like the valued family members they are.

Dr. David Retamozo
Melbourne Veterinarian | Eau Gallie Veterinary Hospital | (321) 259-8492

3605 N Wickham Rd
Melbourne, FL 32935

Request your appointment today!

Meet Our Skilled Team

  • Hannah
    Hannah S
    Veterinary Technician

    I was born and raised here in Melbourne before I adventured to Gainesville, FL for school. I started my dream of being in veterinary medicine in 2019 at a family-owned practice there in The Swamp. I have 3 rambunctious huskies, a lab and a feisty cat that my world revolves around. I'm excited to be back in my hometown working at EGVH. I can't wait to meet all our wonderful clients and be a part of your 'fur babies' care!

  • Elizabeth
    Elizabeth D
    Veterinary Technician

    Comming soon!

  • Dr Brickett
    Dr. Jocelyn Brickett
    Associate Veterinarian

    Dr Brickett is a 2014 graduate of The University of Tennessee. She has been practicing quality medicine in Palm Bay for the past 5 years.  Not only is she a talented doctor, but her philosophy of compassionate care is a perfect fit for our hospital. The addition of Dr. Brickett to our team will allow us to now provide care for your exotic/pocket pets under the same philosophy we have always applied to your dogs and cats.

  • Brian
    Brian M
    Customer Service Representative

    From working in the laboratory to working in vaccine clinics, Brian has over 15 years in the veterinary field. He can be found greeting customers at the front desk with a smile as big as his personality. In his off time, he can be found riding his motorcycle or volunteering in the community. He's even our local Buddy the Elf!

  • John
    John H
    Lead Customer Service Representative

    Hey, I'm John! 

    I was born in Michigan and moved to Melbourne Florida in 2012. I started my career with veterinary medicine in 2017, working here locally in Brevard as well as down south in the Palm Beach area. Along my journey caring for your fur babies, I've gained experience being in reception, kennel tech & tech assistant. I have a 2 year old chocolate lab named Stella who is my partner in crime. In my free time I love to travel and spend time outdoors whether it's spending the day at the beach, biking some trails or camping. A motto I live by is 'Always Stay humble and kind'. Can't wait to meet you and your pets! Catch me at the front desk or helping out in treatment! 

  • Dr Bahr
    Dr. Beth Bahr
    Associate Veterinarian

    Dr. Bahr was born and raised in the countryside outside of Baltimore, Maryland. Growing up, she spent most of her time outside caring for various animals, including dogs, cats, horses, goats, and chickens. She received her undergraduate degree in Biology with a minor in Anthropology from Elizabethtown College in Pennsylvania before graduating from the University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine with her DVM in 2016. After graduation, she moved to Florida to begin her career as a small animal general practitioner. Dr. Bahr has a special interest in dentistry, but enjoys many other aspects of small animal medicine, surgery, and general practice. She and her husband currently have a household zoo of 2 cats (Roberto and Ray), 2 dogs (Manny and Mosley), and 1 turtle (Shredder). If she's not at work, Dr. Bahr enjoys spending time with her family, training for marathons, going to the beach, and watching football (Go Ravens!).

  • ArMIE
    Aramie P
    Veterinary Technician

    Hi! I'm Aramie. I was born and raised in Ft. Lauderdale and moved to Melbourne in 2018. I started my career in the veterinary field in 1997 as a receptionist. Along my journey I have been a technician, assisted with wildlife rehabilitation and was a research assisstant at veterinary pharmaceutical company. I have 2 dogs, 3 cats and a bearded dragon. i am grateful to be working at EGVH, and look forward to caring for your 'fur babies'!

  • Samantha
    Samantha Y
    Customer Service Representative

    Hey! My name is Samantha and I am a Receptionist here at EGVH. I've been in the Veterinary field going on 10 years now working here locally in Brevard County and over on the West Coast in Tampa. Since I was a child I've always had a love for animals of all species, and a special knack at handling them when no one else could. On my free time I enjoy anything that involves the outdoors, especially inshore and offshore fishing, but most importantly spending time with my family. As of right now, I have a handsome cat named Rafiki, and a sweet Pitbull named Baby. I am Looking forward to meeting everyone and their beloved fur babies! ;)

  • Joe
    Joe R
    Veterinary Technician

    Hi, I'm Joe. I've been living between New York and
    Florida since I was little. I started as an assistant in this field in New York about 8 years ago. I've always wanted to work with animals and I'm a huge animal advocate – furry or non-furry. I've worked with reptiles for a couple of years as well. When I'm not at work I love spending time outside and with my fur-kids, family, and friends. I love the beach! At home we have bunnies, tortoises, 2 chubby frogs, 4 dogs, 1 cat and my little hamster, Ramona! I enjoy dental care, I'm always helping with dental procedures as well as anything else
    needed around the hospital. I will continue to grow and adapt with all the changes and needs with veterinary medicine so I can continue to help with the
    best care for your fur-babies.  

  • Ali
    Ali M
    Hospital Coordinator, Veterinary Technician

    Hey! I'm Alison. I was born and raised in New York andmoved to Florida in 2018. I've been in the vet field since 2011 and couldn't imagine doing anything else! When I'm not at work taking care of all your fur-babies I'm hanging out at home with my fur kids. I love enjoying the outdoors and spending time with my family and friends. I have 2 bearded dragons, a hamster, 2 tortoises, 2 chubby frogs and I can't forget about my furry kids – 2 bunnies, 1 orange DLH cat and 4 dogs – 3 pit-mixes and 1 shepherd mix. I'm a busy bee - so you usually will find me all around the hospital, whether helping with x-rays, lab work, preventative care, reception, or surgery I will be there to help take care of all your fur-babies. Can't wait to meet them all!

  • Kristen
    Kristen K
    Veterinary Technician, CVT

    Hi, I'm Kristen.  I was born and raised here in Melbourne. I started out volunteering at a local clinic in 2002 and there I was offered my first job as a technician. I was accepted to the Veterinary Technology program at Eastern Florida State College in 2006 and graduated in 2009 with my degree in Animal Technology. I have been working as a technician/surgical tech and have assisted in many surgeries over the years.  I have a dog named Charlee, a cat named Simon and just a few leopard and Crested Geckos! 14 to be exact!  In my spare time, I enjoyed relaxing at the beach, and spending time with friends and family.  I look forward to meeting you and all your fur babies!

  • Dr Marino
    Dr. Valerie Marino
    Associate Veterinarian

    Dr. Valerie Marino graduated from the University Of Florida College Of Veterinary Medicine in 2003. Her undergraduate degree in life science was received from Nova Southeastern University.  Completing the DVM program was a lifelong goal for Dr. Marino.  After graduation from vet school, she elected to participate in a large animal internship in Knoxville, Tennessee.  After a year Dr. Marino decided that she had more love for the smaller species, specifically dogs and cats.  She has been working at a general practice in Orlando, Florida for the last 16 years.  At work she prides herself in forming bonds with her patients and their families. She enjoys learning about animal behavior and applying it to each individual animal.  When not at work, Dr. Marino loves scrapbooking and movies. Her family includes her mother, sister, 2 nieces, 1 nephew, 2 dogs, and 5 cats.

  • Mitchell
    Dr. Seth Mitchell
    Mobile Sonographer

    Seth Mitchell attended the University of Massachusetts, Amherst where he obtained a BS in Mechanical engineering. He then went on to attend Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine. Dr. Mitchell has been ultrasounding since 2007. During his undergraduate studies he was selected as an intern for a study involving spinal fusion fixation techniques using calf spines as models. It was his interest in biomedical engineering that spurred a career involving animal physiology, eventually leading to a career in veterinary medicine.Dr. Mitchell provides thorough and efficient imaging.  With a background in engineering, he is a trained problem solver,  with the experience and know-how to interpret and apply sonographic pathology in a clinical perspective to help manage your difficult cases.When he isn’t scanning, he can be found on the beach or on the water. He lives in Stuart, Florida with his three daughters and his wife Bonnie, who is also a veterinarian.

  • Retamozo
    Dr. David Retamozo DVM

    Dr. Retamozo was born in Hackensack, New Jersey and raised in Barranquilla, Colombia. He returned to New Jersey at age 14 and finished high school there. At age 17 he signed up to serve in the U.S. Navy for 4 years as an Electronic Warfare Technician. After completing his years of service, Dr. Retamozo set out to pursue his dream of becoming a veterinarian. He graduated with dual degrees in Biology and Microbiology & Molecular Biology from the University of Central Florida. He was accepted into the School of Veterinary medicine at the University of Florida (Go Gators!) the following year. He was an associate at McAbee Veterinary Hospital in Winter Park, FL for 6 years prior to purchasing Eau Gallie Veterinary Hospital. Dr. Retamozo is fluent in Spanish and enjoys all aspects of small animal medicine and surgery. Dr. Retamozo enjoys spending time with his family and pets. He also loves to travel, hike, and play guitar. Dr. Retamozo, his wife, Marina, and son Gabriel share their home with  3 dogs- Honey (Chihuahua mix), Pixie (miniature dachshund), and Nicolas (Golden Retriever puppy), 2 Cats- Mama Cat and Sweety and 2 Sulcata Tortoises-Lola and Franchesco!       

  • Gemma
    Gemma M
    Hospital Manager, VPM/CVT

    Hello, my name is Gemma and I’m the Practice Manager and Veterinary Nurse at EGVH.  I am happy to have made animals not only my passion, but my career!  I moved to America from England when I was a child. Melbourne has been home since 1993. I started working in the veterinary field in 1996. I am currently studying for my CVPM.  Another passion of mine is equine sports.   I am the mother of a boy who is my world! I have two Sphynx named, Krusty & Quinn and an American Bully named Legend.  I love coming to work at EGVH where I learn something new every day and can pass on my knowledge to my team.  I look forward to meeting you and your pets!


  • "DR WILLY , was amazing with both my dogs today . Simba my golden came in for yearly check up , we won a free check up and this was our first time. Marshall my pointer mix came along for the ride and normally he does not warm up very easily to people but he LOVED Dr Willy , which put us to ease. Dr Willy was so courteous and informative , spent a great deal of time educating us on preventative care . Thank you so very much. Dr Willy your amazing."

    - Christine Adams
  • "We can not say enough about EGVH...We have been so pleased with all the care that Maggie has received there from having removal of some of her teeth to getting her shots and being groomed there..The staff is outstanding and sooo caring and truly love their animals that come to them....Our daughter recommended you to us when we moved here 2 years ago...Maggie loves this place and all the staff....Thank you Eau Gallie Veterinary for being there for our pets and loving them as we do.....☺"

    - Lorna Braley Heim
  • "We love the staff and Vets! We are moving but still going to drive the 3 hours both ways to keep them!! For yearly checks and shots. They are always so friendly and kind to us and our pet. We have been clients for three years and will remain one!! Dont trust any other Vet to treat our Sadie!!!"

    - Melanie King
  • "Dr. David and his staff are great with their patients and their families. Everyone there is very attentive. We are very happy to have been referred to Dr. David by the Florida Aid to Animals with our last dog who recently passed away from cancer. I would encourage anyone who is looking for a vet to go to Eau Gallie Vet Hospital. It is a happy, friendly office"

    - Katie Manifold
  • "I am so happy that I found Eau Gallie Vets, everyone there is so nice, and Dr. Retamozo is the best. He is truly a dedicated vet who cares about all the animals. All of the techs and staff are wonderful and caring people. Benny and Lucy get the best care there. Sincerely, Edna Engel"

    - Edna Van Volkenburg-Engel
  • "Best vet I've ever had. Very professional. Caring and compassionate. Staff is amazing!"

    - S.C. Bonnici

Featured Articles

Office Hours


8:00 am - 6:00 pm


8:00 am - 6:00 PM


8:00 AM - 6:00 PM


8:00 am - 6:00 PM


8:00 AM - 6:00 PM


8:00 am - 1:00 pm



8:00 am - 6:00 pm
8:00 am - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 am - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 am - 1:00 pm