Plantation Animal Hospital

135 West John St
Matthews, NC 28105

(704)841-2225

plantationah.com

Cyndi Hooks, RVT - Office Manager/Veterinary Technician

Cyndi graduated from Gaston College's Veterinary Technician program in May 2001. She has 2 dogs named Ava and Roscoe, 3 cats named Mocha, Abu, and Eclipse,  and 4 chickens. When she's not working she enjoys dancing and spending time with her husband and 2 kids.

 

 

 

 

Susan Babinski- Veterinary Nurse

Susan has over 35 years of experience in the veterinary field up and down the east coast.  Susan is owned by "Slinky" a rescued min pin cross.  Ten years working with the best doctors & staff in the biz just makes her look forward to the next ten!

 

 

 

 

 

Chris Smith- Veterinary Nurse

Chris has been working in the veterinary field for 18 years.  In his spare time he enjoys football, cooking, and spending time with his family.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Amy Kendziora- Veterinary Nurse

Amy joins us with over 6 years of veterinary experience.  She has relocated here from Buffalo, NY with her husband.  She has 2 dogs, Wally and Otis.  In her spare time she enjoys football, hockey, and baseball.  

 

 

 

 

 

Allie Amesbury- Veterinary Nurse

Allie joins us with over 5 years of experience in the veterinary field.  She has 2 dogs (Harlow and Riley), and enjoys camping and cooking.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mandy Simpson- Veterinary Nurse

Mandy has been working in the veterinary field since 2003.  She is the mother of 3 dogs, 2 horses, and a miniature donkey.  She enjoys anything outdoors, spending time with her animals, and long trail rides.  

 

 

 

 

 

 

Alex White - Kennel Assistant/Receptionist

Alex is currently a student at UNCC.  She has a cat named Oreo and a hamster named Einstein.  When she is not working or in class, she enjoys spending time with her boyfriend and friends and going to sporting events.

 

 

 

 

  

 

Paula Moushey- Receptionist

Paula has over 20 years of experience as a veterinary receptionist. She enjoys spending time with her husband of 25 years, her dog Dallas and her parrot Wizard. Paula also enjoys trips to the beach and reading.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Kim Pepper-Smith- Receptionist

Kim, a native of Charlotte, has over 20 years experience as a veterinary receptionist.  She is blessed with three wonderful daughters, enjoys all aspects of the performing arts, and loves spending time with family and friends.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jessica Blalock- Receptionist

Jessica has been working with animals for 7 years.  She is blessed with a daughter names Rylee and a wonderful husband.  She has 2 dogs named Karli and Luna.  In her spare time she enjoys playing softball, camping, beach trips, and spending time with family and friends.

 

 

 

 

Mike Abbate- Kennel Assistant

Mike has been working with animals for 5 years.  He has a pound puppy named Tatonka, and a poodle named Wheezy.  In his spare time he enjoys hiking, camping, and skateboarding. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Serena Laney- Kennel Manager

Serena joins our team with 4 years experience.  She enjoys playing with her dogs, Rex and Stella.  In her spare time she enjoys shopping trips with her mom and spending time with friends.

 

  

 

 

 

 

Laura Love - Veterinary Nurse

Laura has been working in the veterinary field since 2004.  She is an avid cat lover and Mustang enthusiast.  In her spare time she enjoys beach trips, kayaking, and spending time with her family.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Murphy McKee - Veterinary Nurse

Murphy joined our team in June of 2016.  She is the mom of 2 dogs, Whinny and Cinch, and a horse named Bristol.  In her down time she enjoys showing her horse and spending time with her family.

 

 

 

 

 

Emma Beightol- Kennel Assistant

Emma is currently a student at UNCC where she is studying Biology.  She loves animals of all shapes and sizes including her 2 dogs, a Saint Bernard names Tilley and a Lab/Great Dane mix named Roy.  She is currently working towards pursuing her future career as a Veterinarian!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Edison  Edison- Patient Liaison

Edison has been a resident of Plantation Animal Clinic since September 2015.  He enjoys stealing chairs, greeting patients, playing with toys, and napping on printers.  He is aspiring to become a landscaper as he loves "grooming" the plants in the clinic.  During his spare time he is often found sitting on occupied carriers or playing in the sink.  

 

 

 

 

Lynsey Gaddy- Veterinary Assistant

Lynsey has dedicated her life to special needs animals. She has given a forever home to 2 dogs, a cat, a hedgehog, a gecko, a blind snake, and 2 hermit crabs!  Anything that needs her help gets it, no matter what its size or shape.  Lynsey likes to keep busy while not working by spending time with and taking care of her daughter and special critters.