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Our Vets

William West, DVM

Dr. William West, moncks corner veterinarianDr. West was born in Moncks Corner, home now for five generations of the West family. Dr. West attended the College of Charleston, graduating summa cum laude, and received his DVM degree from the University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine.

Dr. West has been a member of the AVMA, SCVMA, and Trident Veterinary Association since 1981. He served as chairman of The Greater Charleston Veterinary Emergency Clinic. He is currently a board member of St. John's Christian Academy and past chairman of St. John's Christian Education Foundation.

Dr. West started Lakeside Animal Hospital at the present location in 1983. With special interests in orthopedic surgery and general medicine, Dr. West feels his greatest privilege is the opportunity serve his friends, family, and local community in the care of their beloved pets.

Dr. West and his wife Debra have been married for twenty-nine years. They have two children, Erin and Russell, and one granddaughter.

Stephen Jones, DVM

Dr. Stephen L. Jones, moncks corner veterinarianDr. Stephen L. Jones is a General Practitioner as well as a practice partner at Lakeside Animal Hospital. He has been with us since 1985.

Dr. Jones grew up in Summerville, South Carolina and attended Clemson University where he graduated with a BS in Animal Science in 1981. He then entered the University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine where he earned his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in 1985. He is a member of the Trident Veterinary Medical Association, South Carolina Veterinary Medical Association, American Veterinary Medical Association, American Heartworm Society and the Veterinary Political Action Committee.

Asked what he likes best about his work, Dr. Jones says, "I have always loved animals and have been interested in life sciences such as biology, anatomy and physiology. Veterinary medicine allows me to utilize those sciences in treating animals for many diseases, from parasites to fractures to cancer."

Dr. Jones is married to Dawn Jones, a nurse, and they have two children. Stephen is 8 years old and enjoys playing basketball, soccer and golf, as does his sister Katherine who is 6 years old. The family also has a Boykin Spaniel named Wilson.

When not working, Dr. Jones enjoys golf, photography and woodworking.

Jeanetta Chappell, DVM

Dr. Jennetta Chappell, moncks corner veterinarianDr. Chappell is a native of West Virginia and has been living in South Carolina since 2018. She is most grateful to be living her childhood dream of being a general practice veterinarian. Her special interests are internal medicine and dermatology. Her goals are to help pets live healthy lives and to strengthen the human animal bond.

She has three dogs – a docile pit bull named Gonzo, a rambunctious pit bull named Dexter and a joyous mixed breed named Alfie. Her activities outside veterinary medicine include reading, crocheting, and going to the beach.

Dr. Chappell holds a BS and MS in Animal Science from West Virginia University and a DVM from North Carolina State University College of Veterinary Medicine. She is a recipient of the prestigious West Virginia University Foundation Scholars Award. She has practiced in both South Carolina, North Carolina and West Virginia. She is a member of the Trident Veterinary Medical Association and the American Veterinary Medical Association.

Amanda Rodger, DVM

Dr. Rodger, moncks corner veterinarian

Dr. Rodger graduated from the University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine in 2015. She and her husband enjoy living in the Charleston area with their 6 dogs. They enjoy boating and trying new restaurants in the area. Dr. Rodger’s professional interests include internal medicine, emergency medicine and surgery. She is an advocate for pet adoption and strongly believes that your pet is a member of the family.

Jacob Swift, DVM

Dr. Swift, moncks corner veterinarianBiography coming soon!