Our Team Overview

Knowles Animal Clinics, guided by a passion for the human – animal bond, is dedicated to providing outstanding veterinary medicine, in a compassionate and caring manner, by focusing on the highest quality standards of patient care and superior client services, while also maintaining a professional, pleasant and safe work environment.

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Dr. David
DVM Hospital Director

Dr. David T. Wise Jr. did his undergraduate studies at the University of Georgia and graduated in 1969 with a BSA in Agriculture. He also received his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from the University of Georgia, graduating in 1972. He completed his professional training from 1972 – 1973, with a medical and surgical internship at the Animal Medical Center in New York City.

Dr. Wise is a member of many organizations, including Ag Hon, Gridiron Secret Society (UGA), Phi Zeta Honorary Society, Phi Eta Sigma Honorary Society, Phi Kappa Phi, Alpha Zeta, and Omega Tau Sigma. While in veterinary school, he was president of the student chapter of the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA). He is also a member of the Florida Veterinary Medical Association (FVMA), the South Florida Veterinary Medical Association (SFVMA), the Veterinary Dental Society and the Veterinary Ophthalmology Society.

Dr. Wise has held a keen interest in veterinary orthopedics since his training at the Animal Medical Center. Dr. Wise performs many surgeries, including neurosurgery, most soft tissue surgery, and orthopedic surgery at our Central location.


Our veterinarians are a team of highly trained individuals dedicated to the health and well-being of your pets. Explore our veterinarians' biographies and learn about the individuals who make our hospital an excellent choice for your pet's care.

Veterinarian Support

Our technicians and support team members are all gentle animal lovers who treat your pets with the compassion and respect they deserve. Explore our support team members' biographies and learn about the individuals who make our hospital such a good choice for your pet's care.


The hospital administration team consists of management personnel who oversee all staff members, hospital activities and the facilities. Together, they keep the hospital running smoothly, ensuring quality patient care and excellent client service. From the moment you check in, our administrative staff is here to deliver the best possible experience to you and your pet before, during and after your visit.

Client Services

We are committed to providing the best possible service and our Client Services team loves to exceed pet owner's expectations. Whether it's answering your calls, guiding you and your pet to the exam rooms or checking you in and out quickly, our Client Service representatives and Receptionists are dedicated to providing helpful client and patient support that raises the bar on customer service.

Pet Care Specialists

Just as we emphasize health, we also understand the value of providing a full line of care to our clients, which may include boarding and/or grooming services. Our team of caring and compassionate staff are here to offer your pets exceptional services that keep them feeling and looking their best while you're away.
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Our teams are united in our common purpose of taking care of the future of veterinary medicine.
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