About Our Team
Dr. Melanie Keller
Dr. Melanie Keller opened Simpsonville Animal Hospital in 2015 with a goal of providing exceptional patient care and customer service. Dr. Keller has been practicing in Simpsonville since graduating from the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine in 2008, and has fallen in love with the people and pets of the Upstate. Dr. Keller's areas of interest include internal medicine, soft tissue surgery, and dentistry. When not in the clinic, Dr. Keller actively pursues continuing education opportunities to further her knowledge to better serve her patients. Dr. Keller is a current member of the American Veterinary Medical Association and the Greater Greenville Veterinary Medical Association.
When away from the hospital, Dr. Keller is kept very busy with her husband and two children (Grace and Jackson), her scruffy dog (Molly), and bearded dragon lizard (Smaug).
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Dr. Karen Bowman
Dr. Karen Bowman joined the Simpsonville Animal Hospital team in 2018. Dr. Bowman is a graduate of The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine, and practiced in Virginia and Ohio prior to settling in Simpsonville in 2005. Dr. Bowman loves all animals, but has a special soft spot for cats (she is affectionately called a Crazy Cat Lady by many). Dr. Bowman's area of interest is internal medicine, especially feline medicine. Dr. Bowman is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association and the Greater Greenville Veterinary Medical Association.
While away from the hospital, she enjoys the hectic life of a soccer mom, traveling to national parks, and spending time with her husband and son. Dr. Bowman has many cats, and one dog (Wilson)
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Dr. Meghan Allen
Dr. Meghan Allen joined the Simpsonville Animal Hospital team in 2018. Dr. Allen received her undergraduate degree from Clemson University, and attended Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine. Dr. Allen has been practicing in the Greenville area since her graduation in 2013, and loves this part of the South. Dr. Allen is a also a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association and the Greater Greenville Veterinary Medical Association.
While away from the hospital, Dr. Allen enjoys spending time at lakes and hiking with her husband and two Boxers (Jackson and Ellie).
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Wanda joined the Simpsonville Animal Hospital Team in 2019. Wanda is a licensed technician that has been in the veterinary field since 2005. She enjoys all aspects of veterinary medicine, but believes the client/patient bond is the most important. Wanda is excited to be a part of the Simpsonville Animal Hospital family, and is looking forward to building strong relationships with our clients and patients.
Client Service Representatives
Jessica has been charming our clients at SAH since early 2017. She enjoys connecting with and serving our clients. Her favorite part of the day is sloppy kisses from all our patients. When she is not focused on serving our clients, she enjoys puppy snuggles from her sweet Maltese (Sadie).
Maddi joined SAH in 2018, and looks forward to coming into work everyday to meet new people and learn new things. Before joining the team, Maddi enjoyed seeing and assisting pups play in a daily daycare environment. Maddi has a soft spot for senior pets, as she has a 12 year beagle mix (Ripley) that she adores.
Tasha has been an integral part of SAH since the doors opened in 2015! Her passion and drive has helped her work her way from assistant to our Lead Technician.
Tasha enjoys spending time with her two beautiful children and husband doing any kind of outdoor activity.
Mary is a licensed veterinary technician that joined the SAH team in 2017. She loves time at the microscope and enjoys learning new things. Mary is a wealth of knowledge and enjoys the continuing education veterinary medicine offers.
She shares her home with a kitty named "Milkbone" In her free time she enjoys hiking and exploring new places.
Trichia joined SAH in the spring of 2018. She has been in the veterinary field for more than 30 years. Originally from Long Island, New York, Trichia has been in the South for over 20 years. When not at the hospital, Trichia enjoys spending time with her husband, two wonderful children, two dogs, and two cats
Adeline is a licenced veterinary technician that joined SAH in 2018.
Peter has been with the SAH team since 2016, and in the veterinary field for 18 years. He enjoys getting to know all of the patients and is grateful he can help care for them throughout their entire lives.
In his free time, he enjoys gardening and playing his fiddle and drums. He recently bought a piece of land in the country and is pursing his dream of homesteading.
Colleen joined SAH in 2017. She loves to care for animals and develop an unbreakable bond with each pet and their family.
In her spare time, Colleen enjoys tending her garden and canning. She spends her time with her husband, two basset hounds (Verona and Penny), and her rescue cat (Yoshi).
Alissa has been at SAH since 2017 and enjoys learning new things everyday! She developed a passion for animals at a young age and has a special love for horses.
In her free time, Alissa enjoys time hiking with her fiance and two Australian cattle dogs (Storm and Blue).
Morgan started at SAH with an internship as a veterinary assistant in 2019, and decided to officially join our team upon graduation.