DAVID A. WILSON, DVM
Dr. Wilson is a native of North Carolina and a 1976 graduate of the University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine. He founded East Lincoln Animal Hospital in Denver in 1978 to provide the Denver area with the best veterinary care possible. Dr. Wilson had a vision of what the ideal veterinary hospital should be, and it is because of this vision that East Lincoln Animal Hospital is an efficient state-of-the art facility. Having been in private practice for more than 40 years, Dr. Wilson enjoys all aspects of his profession including medical, surgical and management tasks.
Dr. Wilson is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association, the North Carolina Veterinary Medical Association, and the North Carolina Academy of Small Animal Medicine.
As a member of the First Baptist Church in Lincolnton, North Carolina, Dr. Wilson enjoys participating in church and family activities. He and his wife, Libby, have two children. Their son, Ben, a graduate of the University of North Carolina, is a medical doctor specializing in family medicine. Their daughter, Rebecca, is a graduate of Wake Forest University having majored in Communications.
BRONYA M REDDEN DVM
MEDICAL DIRECTOR, DIPLOMATE ABVP (CANINE/FELINE)
Dr. Redden is from Briarcliff Manor, New York. She earned her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine degree from Mississippi State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 1992. Continuing her training, Dr. Redden became certified as a Diplomate of the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners (specializing in Canine and Feline practice) in 2006, and became recertified in 2016, she is also a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association.
Dr. Redden has been an Associate Veterinarian at East Lincoln Animal Hospital since 1999. She has a special interest in challenging internal medicine cases, especially the management of animals with diabetes, Addison’s disease and Cushing’s disease, as well as oncology (cancer treatment) and soft tissue surgery. Dr. Redden also enjoys treating reptiles and exotic pets.
In her spare time, Dr. Redden enjoys reading, boating with her husband, and showing her horses. Her animal family members include two young cats, Pumpkin and Willow, a Tennessee Walker Quarter horse named Henry, and a Quarter horse named Taylor. Dr. Redden competes in barrel racing and is a member of the National Barrel Horse Association (NC District 00).
JANET CRAWFORD, DVM
Dr. Crawford grew up in Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania. She received her Veterinary Medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania in 1988 and has been an Associate Veterinarian at East Lincoln Animal Hospital since 1999. Dr. Crawford loves treating all animals, but she has a special interest in feline medicine and oncology..
When she is not practicing animal medicine, Dr. Crawford enjoys outdoor activities such as walking, hiking, and riding her horses. Her house is a lively place full of pets including six dogs: Reagan, Fred, Laurel, Gunter, Marvelous, and Stella, several cats, and several horses.
TYLANDA JOHNSON, DVM
Having a parent in the Army allowed Dr. Johnson to live in many places abroad and all over the United States before settling down and calling Charlotte, North Carolina her home. She graduated from veterinary school in 2002 from Colorado State University and then completed a small animal medical/surgical internship in Charlotte before entering private practice. Dr. Johnson has been part of the medical staff at East Lincoln Animal Hospital since the summer of 2005. She takes pleasure in treating all small animal patients, however, Dr. Johnson’s special area of interest includes treating exotics and soft tissue surgery.
When she is away from the office, Dr. Johnson’s favorite activities include reading, salsa dancing, and going on mission trips. She has two loving dogs at home named W.T. and Ajali.
AMANDA DEMASTER, DVM
Dr. DeMaster is from the Raleigh, North Carolina area. She earned a Bachelor’s degree in Microbiology from North Carolina State University in 2003 and her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from the College of Veterinary Medicine at North Carolina State in 2008. Upon the completion of her doctorate, Dr. DeMaster accepted an internship in small animal medicine at Texas A & M College of Veterinary Medicine where she advanced her knowledge, gained experience and skills, and helped to teach veterinary students in the areas of internal medicine, surgery, and emergency medicine. After finishing her internship, Dr. DeMaster returned to North Carolina and worked in private practice in Durham until she joined the team at East Lincoln Animal Hospital in 2010.
Dr. DeMaster enjoys all aspects of veterinary medicine, but her areas of special interest include internal medicine and cardiology. She is an active member of the North Carolina Veterinary Medical Association, participating in many local continuing education meetings with other veterinarians from the area.
In her free time, she likes to travel, spend time with friends, and enjoy sunny days on the lake. Dr. DeMaster lives in Huntersville with her husband who is also a veterinarian. They have a very energetic pitbull mix named Jasmine and a laid back tolerant cat named Ruby.
MELISSA IRVIN, DVM
Dr. Irvin is a native of Concord, North Carolina who graduated from North Carolina State University with a Bachelor’s degree in Animal Science in 2003. She received her Doctorate degree from North Carolina State College of Veterinary Medicine in 2007. Upon the completion of her doctorate, Dr. Irvin interned at Hollywood Animal Hospital, a busy 24-hour hospital located in Hollywood, Florida. She then worked at a small animal hospital in Winston-Salem for 3 years before moving back to the local area to be closer to family.
Dr. Irvin joined the practice at East Lincoln Animal Hospital as an Associate Veterinarian in 2010. Her areas of interest include surgery, geriatric medicine as well as treating some exotics.
In her spare time, Dr. Irvin enjoys spending time with family and loved ones, reading, shopping, and going to the lake. She has a Labrador named Finley, a tortoise-shell cat named Kaia, and a leopard tortoise named Tomish.
DANIEL WATSON, DVM
Dr. Watson is originally from Middlesboro, Kentucky and earned his undergraduate degree and his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from Auburn University in 2013. Following graduation, Dr. Watson moved to Charlotte and worked as an Associate Veterinarian at a small animal hospital for 2 years.
Since joining East Lincoln Animal Hospital in 2015, Dr. Watson has enjoyed many aspects of veterinary medicine. He has a particular interest, however, in preventative medicine, surgery, and dentistry. He is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association and the North Carolina Veterinary Medical Association.
Dr. Watson married his college sweetheart, Ashlea, in 2013 and they live in Huntersville with their golden retriever, Sully. In his free time, Dr. Watson enjoys spending time with family and friends, hiking, going to the lake, and watching Auburn football.
Dr. D’Amelio grew up in a number of different states and spent some time living out of the country. She received her Bachelor’s degree in Biological Sciences from North Carolina State University in 2012, and earned her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from North Carolina in 2016. Following graduation, Dr. D’Amelio became a member of the team at East Lincoln Animal Hospital.
Within veterinary medicine, Dr. D’Amelio is especially interested in the areas of cardiology, feline medicine, and all companion exotic species including birds, mammals and reptiles. Having spent 2 years working with wildlife rehabilitation, Dr. D’Amelio has developed a love for all of the small exotic species.
In her spare time, Dr. D’Amelio enjoys spending time with her husband, Everett, their dog, Winnie, their cat, Zazzles, and their rabbit, Hopscotch. She also likes to go hiking, exploring the mountains, and crocheting.
MEGHAN HALL, DVM
Dr. Hall is from the wilds of West Virginia. She received her Bachelor’s degree from Wofford College and earned her Doctorate of Veterinarian Medicine from Ohio State University in 2010. Following graduation, she completed an internship in small animal emergency medicine and surgery at Friendship Hospital for Animals in Washington, D.C. She continued to practice in the D.C. area for several years before joining the staff at East Lincoln Animal Hospital in 2016. Dr. Hall takes pleasure in many aspects of veterinary medicine although she has particular interest in soft tissue surgery, dentistry, and cardiology.
On her days off, Dr. Hall enjoys hiking and swimming, spending time with her dogs MJ and Lola, and snuggling with Benito, her cat. She is also an avid fan of the West Virginia University Mountaineers.
LAUREN SEYMOUR, DVM
Dr. Seymour was born and raised in Northern Virginia. She is forever a Hokie after spending eight years in beautiful Blacksburg, Virginia to attend school. She also spent a semester abroad in Australia studying native wildlife and neuroscience. Dr. Seymour graduated from Virginia Tech in 2006 with a BS in Biology and Psychology, and from the Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine with her doctorate in 2010.
After graduation, Dr. Seymour completed a small animal internship at Friendship Hospital for Animals in Washington, D.C. She then spent two years in general practice at a small animal hospital in Charlotte. In 2013 Dr. Seymour returned to Washington, D.C. to pursue advanced training in medical oncology through a specialty internship with The Oncology Service. After spending three years practicing in Western Massachusetts, she returned to North Carolina to join East Lincoln Animal Hospital in 2017.
Dr. Seymour’s professional interests include client education and preventative care, dentistry, and internal medicine. She also has a special passion for providing cancer treatments and hospice care to the patients of East Lincoln Animal Hospital.
Dr. Seymour lives in Huntersville with her husband, their two Golden Retrievers and two cats. She enjoys exploring the outdoors and hiking, traveling, and watching college football (Go Hokies!).
ARDEN RODERICK, DVM
Dr. Arden Roderick grew up in Arkansas but has lived all over the south and internationally. She graduated from Louisiana State University with a Bachelor’s degree in Animal Science and minor in Business Management. She earned her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine in St Kitts and completed her clinical training at Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine.
Dr. Roderick joined the team of doctors at East Lincoln Animal Hospital in March of 2019. She enjoys all aspects of veterinary medicine including large and small animals, but has a special interest in small animal dentistry, orthopedics, and soft tissue surgery.
When she is not working, Dr. Roderick enjoys spending time outdoors on the water, hiking with her dogs Daisy May and Ava (in picture), or cheering on alma mater the LSU Tigers.
JENNIFER GREGORY, DVM
Dr. Gregory grew up in Speedway, Indiana and obtained her Animal Sciences Bachelor’s degree from Purdue University. She earned her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from Ohio State College of Veterinary Medicine with a minor in Health Sciences Business Management in 2016. After graduation, she practiced at a small animal hospital in Ohio. She has special interest in soft tissue surgery, oral surgery, and dentistry.
In her time away from the hospital, Dr. Gregory spends time crafting and woodworking with her husband, Chris. She also loves to spend time with her corgi mix named Spud, her cat named Suki, and rabbit named S’more. She also enjoys exploring the eateries and food trucks that Charlotte has to offer. She looks forward to attending the events at the Charlotte Motor Speedway and hopes they compare to her hometown’s Indianapolis 500.