VCA Appalachian Animal Hospital

Kelly Wibel, DVM, Medical Director

DVM, Louisiana State University


Dr. Kelly Wibel graduated from Louisiana State University, School of Veterinary Medicine in May of 2010. She had worked as a veterinary assistant until she was accepted into veterinary school. Kelly has worked hard, gaining recognition from her peers and instructors. Currently she is a member of Phi Zeta, a veterinary academic society that accepts the top 25% of seniors, been recognized by the Who’s Who of American Colleges, was awarded the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine’s Certificate of Clinical Excellence, and an Oncology merit award.
After graduation, she practiced in North Carolina and Alabama. She plans on growing her general practice here with us. She lives in Blue Ridge with her husband Scott and their five pets, Magnus, Marley, Mullet, Catfish and O’Malley. Her interests include cooking, stand up paddleboarding and photography.


Specialty Care

Sometimes sick or injured pets need the care of a veterinary medical specialist. When that happens, VCA specialty hospitals work closely with the general practitioner veterinarians who refer cases to us in order to provide seamless veterinary care to your pet. When your pet is facing any kind of serious illness or injury, our specialty referral hospitals will provide the compassionate and expert care your beloved pet needs.

Our goal is to make sure that when you and your pet are in need that you have access to board certified specialists who are up to date on the very latest developments in their field. In our state of the art hospitals, our specialists also have access to the most sophisticated diagnostic and treatment tools and techniques from ultrasonography and endoscopy to CAT scans and even MRI.

As part of the VCA family, we have over 83 specialty hospitals across the US and Canada which provide referral specialty care, so there may be one near you. Our specialized services include: behavior, cardiology, critical care, dentistry, dermatology, integrative medicine, internal medicine, neurology, oncology, ophthalmology, radiology, rehabilitation, reproduction, and surgery.

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Emergency Care

In case of emergency, please call us immediately. If it is after hours, please contact North GA Animal Emergency Hospital 83 Dunbarton Farm Rd ste. 101
Blue Ridge, GA 30513 (706)632-7879