Our Practice

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Kristin M. Hiers, DVM

Dr. Hiers has lived and worked in the Pooler area for the past 14 years.  She was born and raised in Indiana.  She earned her Bachelor’s degree at the University of South Carolina in 1997.  She then attended the University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine where she graduated in 2003.  She has special interest in internal medicine, skin and allergy issues, and special care for senior pets.

Dr. Hiers is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA), the Georgia Veterinary Medical Association (GVMA), and the Greater Savannah Veterinary Medical Association (GSAVMA).  She lives in Rincon with her family, dog, and 3 cats.  She enjoys spending time with her family and being outside whenever possible.  


Heather Powell, Veterinary Technician

Heather is our knowledgeable lead Veterinary Technician.  She has lived in the area for nearly 30 years and has over 20 years of experience as a veterinary and surgical technician in the Savannah area.

Heather's bright and comforting personality makes sure people and pets feel welcome and in good hands at each visit!  In her free time, she enjoys cooking and reading suspense novels.  


Melanie Thompson, Veterinary Technician

Melanie is a mother of two wonderful children, Timothy and Maranda.  She is from Savannah and currently resides in Pooler.  She has a passion for teaching and caring for children and worked in the childcare field for the past fifteen years.  Now that her youngest has graduated high school she is excited to start a new career. 

In her free time, Melanie enjoys spending time with her family watching old movies, cooking out, and playing games.  She also enjoys playing ball, napping, and taking walks with her English Bulldog Boomer.