1118 W. 7th Street
Columbia, TN 38401
Phone: 931.388.4750

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Staff

 

C. F. Locklar, Jr., DVM

Education:
• 1975 – Graduate of Macon Academy, Tuskegee, Alabama, with honors
• 1982 – Received Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from Auburn University
• Member of Alpha Psi Professional Veterinary Fraternity
• Member of the Student Chapter of the American Veterinary Medical Association

Experience:
• 1982—1984 – Worked as an associate veterinarian with the Animal Clinic of Tullahoma in Tullahoma, TN with primary emphasis being large animal practice
• June 20, 1984 – Purchased Maury County Veterinary Hospital, a mixed animal practice in Columbia, Tennessee

Professional Membership:
• American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA)
• Tennessee Veterinary Medical Association (TVMA)
(President 2014-2015)
• Maury County Veterinary Medical Association (MCVMA)
• American Association of Bovine Practitioners (AABP)
• Society of Theriogenology
• National Federation of Independent Business

Current and Past Organizational Affiliations:
• Past member and board member of the Kiwanis Club in Tullahoma, TN
• Served on the First City Bank Advisory Board, Columbia, TN
• Founding member & former board member of the Maury County Animal Shelter
• Served as President of the Maury County Animal Shelter from 1989—1991
• Founding member and former board member of the Duck River Chapter
of Quail Unlimited
• Member of the Columbia Rotary Club. Served on the Board of Directors
from 1988—1991
• Member and inactive Deacon of Zion Presbyterian Church in Columbia, TN
• Member and Past Board Member of the Maury County Cattleman’s Assoc.
• Serves on the Veterinary Peer Review Committee for Middle Tennessee
• Better Business Bureau, Advisory Board Member
• Maury Alliance
• Disaster Awareness Response Team for Maury County, Large Animal Coordinator

Awards:
• Recipient of the Paul Harris Fellow Award from the Columbia Rotary Club
• Tennessee Cattleman’s Association Outstanding Businessman of the Year (1993)
• Tennessee Veterinary Medical Association Distinguished Service Award (2008)
• Maury County Rotarian of the Year 1998-1999
 

 

Robert D. Myers, DVM

Education:
• Attended Louisiana Tech 1984—1987
• 1992-Received Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from Louisiana State University

Experience:
Maury County Veterinary Hospital
• 1993 to present

Professional Memberships:
• American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA)
• Tennessee Veterinary Medical Association (TVMA)
• American Association of Bovine Practitioners (AABP)

Organizational Affiliations:
• Member of the Columbia, Tennessee Rotary Club (also former board member)

Awards:
• Recipient of the Paul Harris Fellow Award from the Columbia Rotary Club
 

 

Alisa D. Gilliam, DVM

Education:
• B.S. in Biochemistry — 2003
• Western Kentucky University at Bowling Green, Kentucky
• Received Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from Auburn University — 2007

Experience:
• Veterinary assistant at Scottsville Animal Hospital from 1997—2002
• Assistant at Auburn University Large Animal Hospital from 2004—2007
• Maury County Veterinary Hospital, from 2007 to present

Professional Memberships
• American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA)
• Tennessee Veterinary Medical Association (TVMA)
• AVMA “Power of 10″ Leadership Attendee
 

 

Lindsey M. Estes, D.V.M.

Education
• BS in Animal Science from Middle Tennessee State University, 2010
• Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from the University of Tennessee, 2014

Professional Memberships:
• American Association of Bovine Practitioners (AABP)
• American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP)
• Tennessee Veterinary Medical Association (TVMA)

Experience
• Veterinary Assistant at Cumberland Animal Hospital 2005-2006.
• Veterinary Assistant at West Bearden Veterinary Hospital 2012-2014
• Volunteer at Young Williams Animal Shelter 2011-2014
• Participated in the “Feral Fixin” spay/neuter program at the University of Tennessee
• Veterinary Student Participate in the spay/neuter program in Nicaragua – 2012

 

Licensed Veterinary Medical Technicians

Wendy Malone, LVMT
• A.A.S. in Veterinary Technology – 2000
— Columbia State Community College, Columbia, Tennessee

Tiffany Watkins, LVMT
• A.A.S. in Veterinary Technology – 2004
— Columbia State Community College, Columbia, Tennessee

Robert Moore, LVMT
• A.A.S. in Veterinary Technology – 2008
— Columbia State Community College, Columbia, Tennessee

Mary Elizabeth Gibson, LVMT
• A.A.S. in Veterinary Technology – 2012
— Columbia State Community College, Columbia, TN

Shelly A. Hemby, LVMT
• A.A.S. in Veterinary Technology -2013
• Columbia State Community College, Columbia, TN

 

Veterinary Medical Technicians and Assistants

Natalie Contreras
• Currently employed as a Veterinary Assistant and in charge of our Boarding Facility

Rachel L. Melson, VMT
• B.S. in Agricultural Sciences-2013
• University of Tennessee-Martin, Martin, TN

 

Office Staff

Practice Manager
Martha R. Locklar
 

Receptionists and Medical Records

Emily Dodson
Dina Martin
Tracy Morrow