Chattanooga Veterinary Center

We are committed to promoting responsible pet ownership, preventative health care and health-related educational opportunities for our clients. Chattanooga Veterinary Center strives to offer excellence in veterinary care to Chattanooga and surrounding areas. 


Chattanooga Veterinary Center is a full-service veterinary facility, located in Chattanooga, TN. The professional and courteous staff at Chattanooga Veterinary Center seeks to provide the best possible medical care, surgical care and dental care for their highly-valued patients.

Please take a moment to contact us today, to learn more about our veterinary practice and to find out more information about how Chattanooga Veterinary Center can serve the needs of you and your cherished pet.

  • Mon-Fri: 7:00am - 7:00pm
  • Sat: 9:00am - 2:00pm
  • Sun: Closed
  • After-Hours Emergency: AESC at (423) 822-8304
  • Amanda Wojtalik-Courter, DVM

    Veterinarian
    Since 2001 Dr. Wojtalik-Courter has been practicing veterinary medicine in the Chattanooga area. She served as president of the HCVMA during the 2005 to 2006 year. Dr. Wojtalik-Courter graduated from the University of Georgia with a Bachelor of Science in Zoology. She attended Yale University on a NSF graduate fellowship where she received a Master of Environmental Science in Population Ecology. She received her DVM from Tufts University in Boston. Dr. Wojtalik-Courter is happy to be back in Chattanooga and loves to spend time with her family, husband, beloved daughter, and 7 cats. She has an interest in soft tissue surgery and particularly enjoys working with cats.
  • Mark Brackett, DVM

    Veterinarian
    Before becoming a veterinarian, Dr. Brackett was a licensed technician working in a mixed animal practice and at the veterinary school at the University of Tennessee.  Dr. Brackett holds two bachelor's degrees, one from Cumberland College, KY in business administration and one from Lincoln Memorial University in veterinary biology. Dr Brackett obtained his doctorate of veterinary medicine from Tuskegee University in Alabama. Mark enjoys spending time with his wife and two children who share their home with their two dogs, MaGhee & Leila.  
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  • Mary Stanley, DVM

    Veterinarian
    Dr. Stanley’s dream since she was a small child was always to be a veterinarian for small animals. She has always had numerous pets as part of her life growing up in Chattanooga. Dr. Stanley has been practicing veterinary medicine in the Chattanooga area since 2002. She has served as an officer in the Hamilton County Veterinary Medical Association since 2004 holding positions as the President, Vice-President and Secretary at different times. As an officer of the HCVMA, she became the representative for the Board of the new McKamey Animal Center. She holds a bachelor’s degree in biology from the University of Tennessee as Knoxville (UT) where she attended via the Tennessee Scholars program and graduated Phi Beta Kappa. Dr. Stanley received her doctorate in veterinary medicine from UT’s College of Veterinary Medicine in 2002. She graduated in the top 5 of her class and was a member of the Phi Zeta honor society. Dr. Stanley enjoys spending time with her friends and family which includes her three dogs, Taco, Keela, and Molly. She rescued Taco, her chihuahua-papillon, during her senior year of college. Dr. Stanley holds a special place in her heart for small breeds of dogs especially Chihuahuas. She holds a special interest in soft tissue surgery and ophthalmology.
  • Noelle

    Hospital Manager
    Noelle is the hospital manager at Chattanooga Veterinary Center. She began her career at the center in 2007 as a receptionist. She finds working at a progressive practice with a dedication to superior patient care and customer service to be very rewarding. After spending much time learning about veterinary medicine, she moved to veterinary assistant.  She later became the hospital manager in 2011.  In her spare time, Noelle enjoys fishing, farming, four-wheeling,and dirt track racing.
  • Hannah

    Lead Receptionist
    Hannah is a receptionist who has been with CVC since September of 2013. She enjoys the humbling opportunity to be able to work with such amazing clients and their sweet pets every day through every joyous moment and also through the hard times too. Outside of work Hannah spends her free time reading, watching movies, enjoying anything involved with music, being outdoors, and watching college football (especially the VOLS) . Hannah has one dog named Astro and one cat named Lulu. 
  • Melissa

    Kennel Manager

    Melissa is a kennel tech who has been with CVC since July of 2016. She enjoys working at CVC because it allows her to interact with a variety of animals and their parents, and feels that there is a great sense of pride when you are given the opportunity to care for and love on someone’s pet and give them the reassurance of the animals well being and safety. Everyday is a new challenge that allows 
    for a chance to learn something new with the humbling experience to grow and love all of our clients; especially snuggling with all the puppies! When Melissa is not working, she She has two Boxers named Lucy and Juno.
  • Brooke is one of our marvelous receptionists who has been with CVC since March of 2016. She believes that pets are a vital part of our families and enjoys the opportunity to be able to assist families in taking the best care possible of their fur babies. Outside of work Brooke enjoys reading, staying active by running, lifting weights, or hiking, going to concerts with her husband, and spending time with her two kids. She has one cat named Dexter and one dog named Rusty.
  • Paige is one of our receptionists who has been with CVC since March of 2016. She enjoys helping our amazing clients and interacting with new people on a daily basis, not to mention getting to hold cute puppies is a huge plus! Outside of work, Paige spends her time by reading, chilling with her "homies", having epic rap battles, jamming on the ukulele, break dancing, drinking coffee,teaching old dogs new tricks and telling cheesy jokes. She has one cat named Cricket and two dogs named Leo and Piper. Here pictured with Paige is Toby, one of our daycare pups.
  • Kate

    Veterinary Assistant
    Kate Williams has been with CVC since June 2015. She has a true passion for animals that has extended over a 17 year career including wildlife rehab, emergency medicine, shelter medicine, small animal day practice, and exotic pet practice. In her spare time, Kate enjoys sewing, general crafting, and tinkering. She has many different types of pets: "Mog" the muppet dog, "Humphrey" & "Norman" the cats, "Filbert" the one-eye tortoise, "Bubbles" the cockatoo, "Harvey" the conure, "Gonzo" the guinea pig, "Wendell" the sugar glider, and "Pickles" the mini pig.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2001
  • Malissa

    Veterinary Assistant
    The veterinary assistant works under the direct supervision of a licensed veterinarian or veterinary technician who determines the scope of their activities.  A veterinary assistant is the position for most individuals who would like to work with animals in a medical capacity and usually have worked in a veterinary environment for longer than two years.

    An assistant is not required to take an exam for accreditation or have any college background, though a high school diploma is usually a prerequisite.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2008
  • Malissa

    Technician Assistant
    A technician assistant is the entry-level position for most individuals who would like to become a technician or a veterinarian. An assistant is not required to take an exam for accreditation or have any college background, though a high school diploma or GED is usually a prerequisite.
  • Derek

    Technician Assistant
    Derek has been with CVC since June of 2015. He enjoys working at CVC because he likes talking to clients and coworkers. He also loves working with dogs because they are (usually) so happy and excited when they visit! Outside of work, Derek plays volleyball and softball for local leagues. He also loves making pottery on the wheel (also known as throwing pottery). Otherwise, his goal outside of work is to be as lazy as possible! He has one cat named Sophie.
  • Jennifer

    Kennel Staff

    Jennifer is a kennel tech who has been with CVC since April of 2011. She loves attending to the animals that board with us and playing with all the energetic daycare groups. Jennifer believes that being able to provide comfort for those pets that are away from their parents is one of the most rewarding opportunities. She has a manifold of pets which include: Oreo and Bogey the Shih-Tzu’s, Mikey the Chihuahua, Kamrin the Border Collie, Bellbell, Groucho, Ruby, Kitten, Black Cat, Mittens, Chip, Highrise, Super, Daisy, and Sam the cats, and Red Eye and Bubba the Guinea Pigs.
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    Outside of work she enjoys being outdoors and watching movies.
  • Eden

    Kennel Staff
    Eden is a Kennel Tech who has been with CVC since July of 2016. She revels in the opportunity to be able to interact with all of the animals and care for them as her own, especially when they are as excited to see her as she is them! Outside of work, Eden enjoys spending time with her animals and hanging out with her friends. She has three Dachshunds named Lucy, Nathan, and Buford, three cats named Sgt. Tibbs, Lightning, and Cocoa, an Alaskan Husky named Moxie, and two Beta fish named Matador and Enrique.