Meet the Docs

Dr. Amy O’Malley

Dr. Amy O’Malley graduated from NC State College of Veterinary Medicine in 1997. Originally from Chesapeake, Virginia, she became interested in veterinary medicine at an early age. After she began volunteering in a small animal veterinary clinic at the age of 15, she knew for sure that it was her passion and career. The mother of three beautiful children, she lives life to the fullest and in addition to caring for her beloved patients, she enjoys spending time at the lake with her family.

Dr. Chris O’Malley

Dr. Chris O’Malley graduated from NC State College of Veterinary Medicine in 1996. With a background in ambulatory equine medicine, he is also a gifted small animal surgeon. When he is not working with his patients, Dr. O’Malley is an avid outdoorsman and enjoys water sports, fishing, and snowboarding with his family.

Meet the Staff

Morgan Tyler
Morgan TylerPractice Manager
Morgan has extensive experience in both small and large animal medicine. She works closely with both doctors to not only provide excellent animal care but to keep our clinic running smoothly. In her spare time she enjoys riding horses and chasing after her twin boys!
Jennifer Gibbs
Jennifer GibbsHead Receptionist
As a former teacher, Jennifer can handle anything! She is our energizer bunny and multi-tasking champion. With extensive experience with both small animals and equines, she is an invaluable member of our staff. When she is not in the clinic, she fills the roles of swim coach and rodeo mom!
Russell Smith
Russell SmithVet Assistant
Russell has been in veterinary medicine for five years. His knowledge and bubbly personality makes him a great asset to our team! He enjoys connecting with friends in his free time!
Marcy Wright
Marcy WrightKennel Coordinator
Our clinic would not be the same without Marcy! She keeps us all on our toes and makes sure all of the day to day tasks are handled. She is the best cat whisperer and uses her time off to spoil her three cats and two dogs!
Whitney Bolton
Whitney BoltonVet Student/Vet Assistant
Whitney is a second year veterinary student at NC State and works as a vet assistant for us in the summers! Whitney enjoys spending time with her golden retrievers when she is not working or studying!
Rivana James
Rivana JamesVet Assistant
After volunteering at shelters and fostering dogs growing up, Rivana knew that veterinary medicine was her calling! Her compassion for our patients and clients alike makes her an important addition to our team. In her free time, she can be found chasing around her two kids under 5!
With 5 years of experience in veterinary medicine, Kayla helps to keep us organized and ready for anything! She spends her time off with her beautiful children and wonderful husband!