Grace Animal HospitalOur Team
Learn more about the team below!
DR. BRIANA DAVIS
Dr. Davis is excited to be joining Grace Animal Hospital. She enjoys the challenges of small animal medicine and surgery in helping to promote the health of pets. She is a member of the South Carolina Association of Veterinarians and the American Veterinary Medical Association.
Dr. Davis resides in Saluda, where she shares her small farm with a menagerie of animals.
DR. RYAN K. DOVER
Following his time in Greenville, he was accepted into the University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine. As a UGA CVM student, he served as a senator for the Student Chapter of the American Veterinary Medical Association, was an anatomy tutor for first-year veterinary students, and received multiple awards for small animal surgery, shelter medicine, and academic excellence. Dr. Ryan Dover graduated from the University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine. Dr. Dover is passionate about small-animal medicine and orthopedic surgery and has published peer-reviewed scientific research papers in multiple veterinary journals. Dr. Dover is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association, the South Carolina Association of Veterinarians, and the Greater Columbia Association of Veterinarians.
While attending the University of Georgia, Dr. Dover completed a clinical externship at Grace Animal Hospital before enthusiastically joining the Grace family as an associate veterinarian. Dr. Dover and his wife, Sarah, are excited to be a new part of the Grace family and to be new residents of Lexington, SC. They made the move to Lexington from Athens, Georgia with their two dogs, Bailey, a Treeing Walker Coonhound, and Max, a Basset Hound/Walker mix.
DR. HALEY HUNT
After graduation, she was accepted to St. George’s University College of Veterinary Medicine and moved to the Caribbean island of Grenada. During school, she served on the board of the Veterinary Business Management Administration for two years and volunteered in the research and monitoring of leatherback sea turtles. Dr. Hunt has a special interest in training obedience and behavior in dogs, preventative medicine, horses and marine mammals.
Dr. Hunt grew up volunteering at Grace Animal Hospital and completed a clinical externship while attending St. George’s University. She is very excited to officially join the Grace family as a new associate veterinarian. Dr. Hunt lives in Lexington, SC with her two Australian Shepherds, Kona and Reef.
DR. TIM LOONAM
Dr. Loonam’s final assignment was a thirteen-month deployment to Iraq with an Airborne Veterinary Detachment, where he traveled throughout the country caring for Military Working Dogs. He was awarded the Bronze Star Medal for his service.
Dr. Loonam loves all aspects of mixed-animal veterinary practice but especially enjoys small animal and equine dentistry, orthopedics, and training and behavior consultations to help get new puppies, kitten, and horse owners off to a good start with their pets. Dr. Loonam practices state-of-the-art pain management techniques and is a member of the International Academy of Veterinary Pain Management. He is also a member of the American Association of Equine Practitioners, the South Carolina Association of Veterinarians, and the American Veterinary Medical Association where he served on the Member Services Committee.
Dr. Loonam and his wife, Betsy, and their two children, Jack and Katie, live in Lexington where they enjoy their two Border Collies, ‘Pete’ and ‘Lacy’, and their cats ‘Larry’ and ‘Lulu’.
DR. BAILEY LYONS
Dr. Lyons grew up competing in conformation dog shows with her Dalmatians and this helped to spark her passion for animals. This has led to Dr. Lyons’ special interest in canine reproduction. While attending veterinary school on the island of St. Kitts, Dr. Lyons served as an officer for the Veterinary Business Management Club and received the Simmons Educational Fund Business Aptitude Scholarship. She also received her Fear Free Certification during veterinary school. Dr. Lyons is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association, the South Carolina Association of Veterinarians, and the Greater Columbia Association of Veterinarians. Dr. Lyons resides right here in Lexington with her Dalmatian, Jackson. She is happy to be back in South Carolina where she can cheer on the gamecocks in person!
DR. JENNIFER P. WILLIAMS
While trained and proficient in small and large animal medicine and surgery, Dr. Williams’ passion is with cats and dogs. She is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association, the South Carolina Association of Veterinarians, the Greater Columbia Association of Veterinarians and the American Association of Feline Practitioners.
Jennifer resides with her husband, Casey, in Leesville, SC. They also live with two dogs, April and Durham, two cats, Alistair and Chauncey, as well as her own backyard flock of Rhode Island Red Chickens!
DR. SONYA ACKERS
Our Veterinary Support Team
Our Customer Service Team
Our Practice Management Team
Our doctors and the rest of our veterinary team at Grace Animal Hospital are dedicated and passionate animal lovers who place your pet’s health and well-being above anything else!