It is our privilege to provide the loving care and professional attention your furry companions deserve.
Our dedicated team of veterinary professionals want to provide you with peace of mind while helping your pet to live the happiest, healthiest life possible. We care as much as you as a pet owner as we do about your pet. With state-of-the-art equipment and highly trained doctors and staff, Ashby Animal Clinic will provide quality treatment and the best possible preventative care program to maintain your pet's health based on your pet's individual needs.
Dr. Bell is from Williamsburg, VA. She completed her undergraduate program at VA Tech-Animal Science and received her BS degree in 2001, then received her D.V.M. from VA Tech in 2007.
Dr. Simmons grew up in Bridgewater, VA. He received his B.S. in General Science from Bridgewater College. He attended VA Tech and received his Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine from UGA.
Dr. Whitman has been working at Ashby Animal Clinic since July of 1991. Dr. Whitman received her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from Virginia Tech in 1989 and her Masters in Bovine Reproduction from Virginia Tech in 1984.
Joined Ashby in May 2016 as a Vet. Tech. Intern then became an LVT when she graduated from BRCC in May 2017 with an Associates in Veterinary Technology. Lexis enjoys helping with appointments and surgeries. In her free time, she enjoys hiking and being outdoors. She has two dogs, Koda, who is deaf, and Dutchess, a Pitbull.
Morgan joined AAC in June of 2013 and worked as a receptionist/assistant while attending college. She then became a Licensed Technician when she graduated from BRCC in May 2015 with an Associate’s degree in Veterinary Technology. Morgan enjoys canine medicine in particular. In her free time, Morgan enjoys freshwater and saltwater fishing as well as being outdoors in general. Morgan has three dogs and several chickens.
Justin graduated from BRCC in May of 2010 with an Associate’s degree in Veterinary Technology. He joined AAC in August 2013 as a Licensed Technician. Justin enjoys surgery and all aspects of canine medicine. In his free time, Justin enjoys hiking, camping, swimming and spending time with family. He has six dogs, three cats, and various breeds of chickens, ducks, and geese.
Anissa joined AAC in July 2010 as an assistant. She then became a Licensed Veterinary Technician in May of 2013 when she graduated with an Associate’s Degree in Veterinary Technology from BRCC. Anissa’s interests in the clinic include dental procedures and puppy/kitten education. In her free time, Anissa enjoys fishing, archery, and other outdoor activities.
Whitney graduated from BRCC in May of 2007 with an Associate’s Degree in Veterinary Technology. She joined AAC in September as a Licensed Technician. In the clinic, Whitney enjoys surgery and radiography. In her free time she enjoys cooking, hiking, kayaking, and traveling to new places. She has two dogs: Scooter and Penny.
I have been working at Ashby full time since 1995. However, I have been involved with Ashby since it opened...I was 3!. I am a graduate of JMU, bachelors in 1993 and MBA in 2005. Married with 4 grown children.....1 daughter and 3 sons, as well as 2 dogs and 3 granddogs..a Yorkie, Papillion-Pomeranian, Lab, Frenchie and a Labradoodle! most enjoy the unpredictableness of my job--never know what the day brings!
Lisa joined AAC in September of 2013. She has years of experience working as a veterinary receptionist. At work, she most enjoys interacting and talking with all our clients. In her free time, Lisa enjoys jewelry, shopping, riding her motorcycle, and spending time with her family. Lisa has three dogs: Mugsy, Franklin, and Victor.
Winnie joined the AAC staff part-time in February 2014 and quickly became full time. Winne enjoys office work and seeing all the puppies and kittens come into the clinic. Outside of work she enjoys her family, camping, swimming, and being around water in general. Winnie has two dogs, one cat, and two horses.
Tiffani joined the AAC staff in November of 2008. She enjoys seeing all her patients, especially our feline friends. Outside of work Tiffani enjoys being outdoors, watching movies, and hanging out with friends. She has multiple pets including cats, dogs, and horses.