Meet the Team


Meet the Team

Veterinarians


Kelly Hemmert </br> DVM photo

Kelly Hemmert
DVM

Dr. Hemmert is a 1998 graduate from the College of Veterinary Medicine at Mississippi State University. She received a Bachelors of Science at Mississippi University for Women in 1994. She is currently the owner and chief physician at Animal Care Center seeing patients daily. She enjoys riding horses, playing tennis, and spending time with her husband and six children. If you would like to contact her personally with your questions or comments, please email her at: carterscreekoffice@yahoo.com

Hunter Corley </br> DVM photo

Hunter Corley
DVM

Dr. Corley completed his Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine at the College of Veterinary Medicine at Mississippi State University in 2008. He is currently an associate seeing patients during normal business hours and on after hour emergencies. He enjoys spending time outdoors with his family and friends. If you would like to contact him personally with your questions or comments, please email him at:  carterscreekoffice@yahoo.com

Melissa Reynold's</br> DVM photo

Melissa Reynold's
DVM

Dr. Reynolds is a 2015 graduate from the University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine. She attended the University of Tennessee at Martin for her Bachelors of Science in Animal Science from 2007-2011. She enjoys soft tissue surgery and preventative health visits for your pets. She is currently an associate seeing patients daily. Dr. Reynolds lives in Columbia, TN and enjoys going hiking, kayaking and to the park with her husband and their two dogs.

Professional


Kathy Banks </br>Receptionist  photo

Kathy Banks
Receptionist

A Columbia native, she has been married for 30 years. She and her husband have one son and is now the proud grandmother of two. She has been with us at Animal Care Center since our early beginnings. She is the smiling face when you walk through this door and is always able to assist you with anything you may need.

Tammy Andrews</br> Receptionist  photo

Tammy Andrews
Receptionist

Another Columbia native, she has been married for 30 years. She and her husband have two daughters, one son-in-law, and one grandson (who is the light of their life). Tammy has been with us for almost 6 months. She is always smiling, loves to love on your babies, and is always willing to help!

Megan Wood </br>Technician photo

Megan Wood
Technician

Born and raised in Franklin, TN she has been with us at Animal Care Center for a little over a year now. She enjoys spending time with her dogs and horse Harley. She enjoys rescuing animals when she can. She loves being a technician and helping out where she is needed.

Ashley Hamlin </br>Technician/Receptionist photo

Ashley Hamlin
Technician/Receptionist

Born in Texas, Ashley has lived in Tennessee now for 19 years. She and her husband have two kids and one dog named Blu. She has been with us at Animal Care Center for almost two years. She helps manage our prescription food and is the go-to person for food questions. She is quick to help clients and likes to finish task quickly and correctly. Do not hesitate to contact her with any questions.

Shay Slaughter </br>Technician photo

Shay Slaughter
Technician

A Franklin native, she and her husband have six kids and two dogs together. She has been with us for three years. Shay is our currently our lead technician and has a gentle nature with our patients and loves taking care of our clients. She has developed a reputation of going the extra mile for her patients and taking a personal interest in many of our clients. She is always available for questions or to assist you with your pets.

Animal Care Center of Carters Creek

2690 Spring Meade Blvd

Columbia, TN 38401


For general information, questions, appointment requests, call us at:

(931) 489-9333



Hours

Sunday Closed

Monday 7:00am - 6:00pm

Tuesday 7:00am - 6:00pm

Wednesday 7:00am - 6:00pm

Thursday 7:00am - 6:00pm

Friday 7:00am - 6:00pm

Saturday 8:00am - 1:00pm