Wheelersburg Animal Hospital

                        Wheelersburg Animal Hospital is a full-service veterinary hospital offering excellence in animal care to Wheelersburg, OH and the surrounding areas of Portsmouth, Ohio, Ironton Ohio and Greenup, Kentucky. The compassionate veterinarians and staff at Wheelersburg Animal Hospital are dedicated to providing  the best possible medical, surgical, and dental care for their patients.   
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  • Mon, Wed: 8:00am - 6:00pm
  • Tue, Thu, Fri: 8:00am - 5:30pm
  • Sat: 8:00am - 12:30pm
  • Sun: Closed
  • After Hours ER: 1-800-887-2190
  • Dr. Aaron R. Myers, DVM

    Veterinarian

    A 1995 graduate from The Ohio State University Dr. Myers started his career at Wheelersburg Animal Hospital. In 1999, Dr. Myers relocated to Nashville, TN and practiced at Goodlettsville Animal Hospital for 9 years. He returned to Southern Ohio in 2008. In spring 2009, Dr. Myers purchased Wheelersburg Animal Hospital. Dr. Myers currently resides in Oak Hill with his wife Libby, three children, Sophia, Cashe, and Demi, and his two dogs.

    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 1995
    Education:
    The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine
  • Dr. Leslie R. Martin, DVM

    Veterinarian

    Dr. Martin is a 2000 graduate from The Ohio State University. Upon graduation she returned to the Wheelersburg area where she started her career with Wheelersburg Animal Hospital. Dr. Martin resides in Scioto County with her husband Jamie, son Jagger, 4 dogs and 1 cat.

    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2000
    Education:
    The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine
  • Lindsay May, DVM

    Veterinarian

    Dr. Lindsay May attended Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine in St.Kitts, West Indies, and completed her clinical year at The Ohio State University. She received her DVM degree in Jan. 2014 and joined the practice in Feb. She currently resides in Minford, Ohio with her husband, Marc, and 2 Silky Terriers, Belle and Brinley.

    Years in Practice:
    Sep 18, 2014
  • Reva Ford

    Practice Manager
     
    Reva joined the Wheelersburg Animal Hospital staff in June 2014.  Though new to Wheelersburg Animal Hospital, Reva's been working in the veterinary field for over 23 years.   Reva lives in Flatwoods, Ky with her husband, Mike, and their three cats, "Celine", Guinivere", and "Scout".  Reva and Mike have five grandchildren, Tristin, Blake, Alexandrea, Haylee and Charlie.  Reva's interests include hiking, horseback riding, reading, organization, Christmas and travel.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 1991
    Education:
    Bachelor of Art degree, Morehead State University, May 1991
  • Sylvia Myers

    Customer Service Representative

    After having a fulfilling career of 36 years with the United States Postal Service, Sylvia joined the staff in March of 2010.  Sylvia has 1 son, Aaron, 2 daughters Angela and Josie, 6 lovely grandchildren and "Wally" the four legged member of the family. Sylvia has always lived in Oak Hill and enjoys working with the wonderful staff and clients.

  • Jamie Vela

    Veterinary technician
     
    As a veterinary technician, Jamie enjoys the ability to provide individual patient care and client education.  She has experience in day practice and emergency and critical care.  Jamie is a mother and shares her home with a Cavalier King Charles Spaniel named "Watson" and "Gizmo" the guinea pig.
    Years in Practice:
    Aug 24, 2014
  • Levi Pullins

    Certified Veterinary Assistant

    Born and raised on his family's cattle farm in Gallipolis, Ohio , Levi graduated from Animal Behavior College in January 2014 with a Certified Veterinary Assistant degree.   When he has spare time, Levi enjoys kayaking, camping, motorcross, and many other outdoor activities.  Levi currently resides in Rio Grande, Ohio with his two Huskies, "Timber" and "Koba".

    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2014
    Education:
    Animal Behavior College graduate January 2014
  • Ashli LaPointe

    Head Customer Service Representative

    Ashli, a New Hampshire native, just celebrated her third year anniversary with us.  (Yay us!)  Ashli has one son, Mason, two horses--Sadie and Mega; three dogs--Axel, Griz and Ace; two cats-Bynx and Maui; and a bunch of chickens.

    Years in Practice:
    Jan 14, 2015
    Education:
    Equine Science, Ohio Universtiy
  • Janine Hansing

    Customer Service Representative

    Janine began her employment with us in December 2014.  Growing up in Columbus, Janine focused on her main passion in life, horses.  To add to her list of accomplishments, Janine trained and competed with hunter/jumper trainer, Pamela Graham and US Olympic Coach George Morris.  Janine's passion led her to start her own business on the family farm in West Portsmouth, teaching riding lessons and training horses. Janine is also dedicated to rescuing homeless dogs/cats/horses and rehoming them into loving homes.  Janine has 12 horses and 2 dogs (Trixie and Cosette).

    Years in Practice:
    Jan 14, 2015
    Education:
    BA from Shawnee State University in Natural Science with a concentration in Biology and Geology
  • Shelby Kitchen

    Certified Veterinary Assistant

    Shelby, a 2014 graduate of  Animal Behavior College, began her career at Wheelersburg Animal Hospital in January 2015.  Interested in adding "groomer" to her credentials,  Shelby returned to the Animal Behavior College April 2015.  When not working, or studying, Shelby spends her free time with her 4 dogs (Luke, Layla, Heidi, and Pheobe) and 3 cats (Crixus, Naevia, and Mira) watching their favorite movie, "The Wizard of Oz."

    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2014
    Education:
    Animal Behavior College graduate June 2014
  • Karley Lawson

    Veterinary Assistant

    Karley is a graduate of the Animal Behavior College and a certified Veterinary Assistant.  She enjoys spending time outdoors, laying by the pool, and watching good movies.  Karley has two kitties "Lewis" and "KaMia" and one dog, "Loki".

    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2012
    Education:
    Animal Behavior College
  • Justin Pullins

    Customer Service Representative

    Justin joined our Wheelersburg Animal Hospital team in September of 2015.  From South Webster, Ohio, Justin graduated as Class Valedictorian in 2006 from South Webster High School.  Growing up, Justin was an avid member of 4-H, where he and his family achieved great success showing livestock at the Scioto County Fair.  In his free time, Justin enjoys playing and watching sports, kayaking, camping and practicing photography through his business, "Impact Images".  Justin currently resides in Sciotoville, Ohio with his spouse and their two Huskies, "Koba" and "Timber".

    Years in Practice:
    Sep 22, 2015
  • Kaycie Marshall

    Veterinary Assistant

    Kaycie has over 15 years of experience working with all creatures large, small and exotic. Her passions include critical patient care and education.  Currently a student at Marietta College, Kaycie will graduate with multiple degrees.  Her ultimate educational goal is to become a veterinarian.   Kaycie's hobbies are four-wheeling, woodworking and reading.  She is also well versed in sign language (ASL)


    Years in Practice:
    Jan 18, 2016
  • Amber Shaw

    Veterinary Assistant
    Years in Practice:
    Jul 11, 2016
  • Shawna H Ruth

    Veterinary Assistant
    Years in Practice:
    Jul 11, 2016
  • Alexis Powell

    Receptionist

    Alexis joined Wheelersburg Animal Hospital in July of 2016.  Alexis lives in West Portsmouth, and has two dogs; a white lab, Todd, and a wiggle butt boxer, "Jazzy".  Alexis has had a passion for animals since she was a little girl.  Her hobbies are taking naps, crocheting, and enjoying time with family and friends.  She looks forward to what her future holds, both at Wheelersburg Animal Hospital and in her personal endeavors.
    Years in Practice:
    Aug 01, 2016
  • Bailey Pruitt

    Veterinary Technician
     I'm a recent graduate of The Bradford School Vet Tech program.  From Kentucky, I grew up around animals for which I have always had a passion.  I have a Chihuahua named "Kringle", and a cat named, "Lyra". "Kringle", "Lyra", and I enjoy lazy Sundays.  Seeing how happy "Kringle" makes me and my family, is one of the reasons I do what I do.  I also have a loyal horse named "Pilgrim".  "Pilgrim is a good listener...he knows all my secrets!  I hope to be a positive influence on your pet's day!                    
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 30, 2017
  • Dr. Joseph Keeton, DVM

    Dr. Joseph Keeton is a 2017 graduate of Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine in St. Kitts, West Indies. He completed his clinical year at Louisiana State University. His veterinary related interests include companion animals, exotics, and wildlife medicine.  He resides in the Minford area with his wife, Rebekka, and dog, Petri.
    Years in Practice:
    Feb 20, 2017
  • Amber Schumacher

    Receptionist
    Amber comes to us from the Dayton area and she is very happy to be in southern Ohio!  Specifically, she loves the nature that surrounds the area.  On weekends, Amber can be found hiking in Shawnee State Forest with her fiance, Sean, and dog, Darby. Amber and Sean also have a kitty, Ophelia.   Amber works at a horse farm, and finds she greatly enjoys riding.  She loves to meet all the dogs and cats that walk through the door!  Amber loves The Beatles, horses, Christmas, coffee, and camping.

    Years in Practice:
    Feb 20, 2017
  • Samantha Damron

    Veterinary Assistant
    Growing up in Scioto County, Samantha always knew that she wanted to work with animals.  Currently taking classes to become a licensed Veterinary Technician, Samantha says that she's, "thrilled to be able to be in this chapter of my life, and to be taught by the wonderful staff at WAH!"  
    Years in Practice:
    Jun 06, 2017
  • Jamie Johnson

    Receptionist
    Jamie joined the staff at Wheelersburg Animal Hospital in July 2017.  Jamie lives in Rosemount with her husband, Heith, their three rapidly growing, rambunctious, boys-Gavin, Bradyn, and Paxton; dogs-Margo and Remmi;  cats-Jeze and Cleo, as well as multiple rabbits and fish. Jamie and her family are very involved in their church, Newlife Fellowship Church.  Jamie looks forward to what her future holds at WAH. 
    Years in Practice:
    Sep 29, 2017
  • Holly Bussler

    Veterinary Technician

    Even at an early age, Holly knew that she wanted to grow up to do something in the field of Veterinary medicine.   Holly realized that dream in February 2017 when she obtained her associates degree from the Vet Tech Institute.  Holly and her fiance live in Portsmouth with their cat, "Clyde", and dog, "Sassy".  Holly is super excited about beginning this new chapter in her Vet Tech career with the staff and clients at Wheelersburg Animal Hospital.
    Years in Practice:
    Oct 24, 2017
  • Hannah Harris

    Receptionist
    Hannah just joined our Wheelersburg Animal Hospital team in October 2017.  Hannah and her fiance reside in Sciotoville with their spoiled Dachshund, "Belle".  In her spare time, Hannah likes to play tennis, paint and hike at Lake Vesuvius.
    Years in Practice:
    Oct 24, 2017