Committed to Excellence
Your Pet's Second Best Friends
Dr. Zucker, Dr. Patterson & all our experienced, skilled and dedicated staff will go out of their way to make sure you are well-informed and satisfied and that your pet receives the best possible medical care.
Animal Medical Center takes pride in our excellent staff and we are committed to providing them with the training, support and tools they need to perform their responsibilities with excellence. We are also committed to compensating staff fairly and providing them with a supportive workplace where they can pursue a career, not just a job, in veterinary medicine.
We love hearing from clients about how fabulous our staff is, and we agree completely!
Veterinarian & Owner
Dr. Zucker has special interests in internal medicine, ultrasound, and whole life span (pediatrics, adult, geriatrics) wellness care. Owner of AMC since 2004.
Dr. Patterson is a talented and committed veterinarian with a long history in Morgantown and has been with AMC since 2007.
Dr. Blakeley, a Preston County local, is our beloved long-time "relief" veterinarian who kindly fills in for Dr. Zucker when he's traveling.
Dr. Porter, with special interests in behavior, fear-free and low stress handling, and internal medicine is our newest "relief" veterinarian who kindly fills in for Dr. Zucker when he's traveling.
With AMC since 2006, Carolyn calmly steers the ship and manages our team. From HR to inventory, Carolyn keeps AMC running and keeps our team on top of our game!
Client Services Manager
Alyssa has been with AMC since 2006, and she leads our front desk team with excellence. We know that the best medicine in the world isn't good enough if you don't have excellent client service to match, and Alyssa makes sure we do!
Lynnette never fails to offer a smile and warm greeting at the front desk, and she is always ready to greet your pet with a snuggle!
Allison's background in hospitality & her love for animals make her a perfect fit for our front desk. Like many of our team members, Allison & her husband came to Morgantown for his education, but we hope they decide to stay for keeps!
Fido is our personable and beautiful African Grey Parrot who cheerfully greets visitors and has our entire staff wrapped around his little toes!
Nursing Team Leader
Our nursing team leader, Jenn, has been with us since 2010 and leads our fantastic animal care team, coaching junior staff to excellence and always keeping her eye on ways to improve our patient care.
Besides a brief intermission out of state for her husband's job, Beth has been on #TeamAMC since 2008. Her excellent technical skills are only matched by her compassion for our patients and her passion for animal welfare.
A key member of our nursing team since 2015, Kim is also our Kennel Manager, leading the training and supervising of our newest team members and ensuring that our hospitalized and boarding patients always receive the best possible care.
Jess might be camera shy, but she's not shy about how much she loves animals and making sure her patients always get the care they need!
Amber brings her gentleness as a licensed massage therapist to animal handling, and her technical skills will only increase as she pursues her education to become a Registered Veterinary Technician.
Carrie is an occupational therapy grad student at WVU, a farmer, and a lover of all creatures great and small. Carrie is also a Certified Handler (service dog certification).
Tiffini grew up on her family farm in Preston County and is now a WVU student who is considering a career in veterinary medicine.
We're all excited that Victoria's passion for animals led her to make the leap from two-legged nursing to four-legged nursing & join our team! Victoria and her husband, Chaz, share their home with their dogs Greta & Rocket.
Animal Care Attendant
Paige is a goalie for the UHS soccer team, a competitive horse back rider, an animal lover and a serious student working toward a career in veterinary medicine. Pictured with her English Sheepdog pup, Ms. Pebbles.
Animal Care Attendant
Kauri, a future veterinarian, has been involved with animals her entire life, is a an undergrad at WVU in Animal & Nutrition Science, and is the proud owner of Tink & Rudis.