About US

Thank you for considering Brookwood Animal Clinic and Laser Surgery Center!  We are  a full service veterinary facility and our mission is to contribute to your happiness and well-being by helping to maintain the health of your pets.  Because let's face it, when your pet feels better so do you!


We are located in Jackson, GA and service other surrounding areas including Locust Grove, McDonough, Fayetteville, Atlanta, Covington, Conyers and Macon.  We proudly feature state-of-the-art equipment and technology and our highly trained staff provides top-notch care for your fur babies.

Here at Brookwood, we offer a wide variety of services, from routine exams and 3-year vaccinations to orthopedic and laser surgical procedures. Click here for more information on our services.

We would love to have you and your fur baby become a part of our Brookwood Family. We guarantee you to be highly satisfied with our personalized quality care. Please give us a call, or come by for a tour of our facility!

Dr. Gwyn Mathis

Dr. Gwyn Mathis attended the University of Georgia for both her undergraduate and graduate work receiving a doctorate in Veterinary Medicine in 1987. She has special interests in radiology, specifically ultrasound procedures, and ocular surgeries.  She values honest and effective communication with our clients about their pets.

Dr. Gwyn's outside interests include hiking, crochet, knitting, yoga, and reading. Born and raised in Georgia, Dr. Gwyn married Dr. Greg in 1985. They have two daughters, Rachel and Georgia.  She particularly enjoys spending time with her grandchildren, family, and pets.


Dr. Greg Mathis

Dr. Greg Mathis is a graduate of the University of Georgia Veterinary School. His special interests include chronic ear disease and allergy management, dermatology, specialized surgeries such as orthopedics, soft palate resections, and ZEPP procedures.  Dr. Mathis values communication with pet parents and has a passion for educating clients with complicated medical cases.

Outside the clinic Dr. Mathis’ interests include reading, caving, hiking, tarpology and repelling.  

Dr. Kelly Pierson

Dr. Kelly Pierson joined us in December 2018 as our associate veterinarian.  She graduated from University of Georgia in 2009 and has been practicing in the south metro ever since.  She completed her internship in Charlotte, North Carolina after graduation.  Dr. Pierson’s special interests include dermatology, behavior and pain management.  She values keeping an open line of communication between herself and pet owners.

Dr. Pierson’s outside interests include watching Georgia football and chasing her 2-legged babies around.  She also played collegiate soccer in undergraduate for Northwestern State University and Wesleyan College.

Rachel McNeal

Rachel McNeal is no newcomer to the world of Veterinary medicine. She has been helping out the practice since she was a small girl. She has a great passion for animals and healthcare.

Rachel works in the customer service side of our practice as our practice manager. Rachel's outside interests include art and spending time with her husband, children and pets.

Robbie Prater

Robbie joined our clinic in January 2015. He started as a kennel assistant and has since been cross trained in all areas of the clinic.  He is now one of our lead veterinary assistants and trains our new hires.

Outside of work Robbie’s involved with his church where he also is attending seminary school and his hobbies include reading and spending time with friends and family on the lake.

Tonya Pilkenton

Tonya Pilkenton joined our practice in February 2016 as our kennel manager. She has a passion for caring for all of our kennel guests and makes their care and comfort her top priority.

When she's not working hard at the clinic she's at home playing piano, bass guitar, and enjoying the lake.

Kay Hood

Kay Hood joined our practice in March 2016 as our customer care representative. She has a passion for serving our clients and making their day better.

When she's not working at the clinic she's either enjoying a concert or outdoors.

Shaquana Robinson

Shaquana joined our practice in August 2017 as one of our Veterinary Assistants here at Brookwood Animal Clinic.  She loves animals which is why she wants to go to college to be a Registered Veterinarian Technician and major in Surgery.

Her outside hobbies include mentoring/volunteering, playing the flute, spending time with her family and friends, and loves improving her makeup skills through practice.  She also loves spending time with her dog Daizy.

makeup skills through practice.

Shae Fralick

Shae joined our practice in September 2018 as one of our Veterinary Assistants.  She has a passion for rescuing animals and rehabilitating them.  She has 12 fur babies of her own and she loves spending time with them.

Her outside interests include spending time with her fiancé and pets, expanding her knowledge of animals and trying new hot sauces and cheeses.

Krystal Laffond

Krystal joined our practice in July 2019 as one of our Veterinary Assistants.  Before coming to work for us she was a certified nursing assistant and also volunteered at Save a Pet animal shelter.  She has always had a passion for animals and couldn’t be more excited to share her passion for animals with all of our patients. 

Outside of Brookwood she enjoys spending time outdoors, traveling with her husband, two girls and their fur baby.  She also enjoys camping, hiking, kayaking, fishing, and sitting around campfires.

Haleigh Henry

Haleigh joined our practice in June 2019 as one of our veterinary assistants.  Haleigh is part of the work-based learning program at Locust Grove High School and works with us during the school year.  She aspires to go to veterinary school in the future.

Haleigh’s outside interests include softball, swimming, lacrosse, and hanging out with family and friends.

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