Our Veterinarians

Dr. Caroline Andrews is an emergency medicine veterinarian.
Caroline Andrews
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Caroline Andrews
DVM
BluePearl Veterinarian
Emergency Medicine
Servicing Locations
Dr. Caroline Andrews finds laceration repairs, urethral obstruction and trauma cases the most gratifying to treat.
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Mississippi State University, Starkville
  • Bachelor of Science, Biology, Clemson University, Clemson, SC
In her free time, Dr. Andrews enjoys riding her horse, Cupid, going fishing on the boat and baking sweet treats. She shares her home with her boyfriend, Charles, and their two miniature dachshunds, Murphy and Hamlet.

If Dr. Andrews had any other job besides being a veterinarian, she would be a wedding cakebaker. She is most excited about being in Charleston for the amazing food and spending time with her family.
Dr. Henri Bianucci is board certified in veterinary surgery.
Henri Bianucci
DVM, DACVS
Surgery
Henri Bianucci
DVM, DACVS
BluePearl Veterinarian
Board Certified in Veterinary Surgery
Surgery
Servicing Locations
Dr. Henri Bianucci takes very seriously the trust that owners place in him to not only care for their pets, but often to put their pets’ lives in his hands. He considers it his responsibility to fulfill that trust by giving his best with every patient and every procedure.
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Surgeons
  • Residency, Small Animal Surgery, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, University of Missouri, Columbia
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Dr. Bianucci enjoys gardening and all the outdoor opportunities that life on the sea islands affords. He also loves spending time with his many pets, including his cat, Fence; ten dogs, Trixie, Pepe, Po, Lotus, Punkin, Corkie, Nigel, Pie, Little and Katie; horses, Ginny, Chief and Smurf; and chickens, Alfred III and Gloria III.
Dr. Katharine Cappe is an emergency medicine veterinarian.
Katharine Cappe
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Katharine Cappe
DVM
BluePearl Veterinarian
Emergency Medicine
Servicing Locations
Dr. Katharine Cappe finds endocrine diseases, canine reproduction and reproductive emergencies the most gratifying to treat.
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, VCA Hollywood Animal Hospital, Hollywood, FL
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater
  • Bachelor of Science, Animal Science, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo
Dr. Cappe enjoys the company of her two corgis, Hank and Daphne, two French bulldogs, Quinn and Eloise, and her rescue cat, Hugh Mungus. In her free time, she plays soccer with a local league and competes in reining with her horse, Wallas Corona.
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Megan Cook
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Megan Cook
DVM
BluePearl Veterinarian
Emergency Medicine
Servicing Locations
Dr. Megan Cook is dedicated to providing remarkable care to pets.
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing
  • Bachelor of Science, Animal Science, University of Rhode Island, South Kingstown
Dr. Cook enjoys traveling, cooking and being outside. She loves to spend time with her two kitties and her husband.
Dr. Anne Freeman is board certified in veterinary neurology.
Anne Freeman
DVM, DACVIM (Neurology)
Neurology
Anne Freeman
DVM, DACVIM (Neurology)
BluePearl Veterinarian
Board Certified in Veterinary Neurology
Neurology
Servicing Locations
Dr. Anne Freeman enjoys all aspects of veterinary neurology but has a particular interest in neurosurgery and neuro-oncology.
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (Neurology)
  • Residency, Neurology & Neurosurgery, University of Georgia, Athens
  • Internship, Neurology & Neurosurgery, University of Georgia, Athens
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, University of Georgia, Athens
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, Athens
Dr. Freeman’s five pets keep her busy! She has three cats (Mike, Abby and Bigsby) and two dogs (a standard wirehaired dachshund named Whidbey and a German wirehaired pointer named Hazel).
Dr. Sean Gallivan is board certified in veterinary surgery.
Sean Gallivan
DVM, MS, DACVS
Surgery
Sean Gallivan
DVM, MS, DACVS
BluePearl Veterinarian
Board Certified in Veterinary Surgery
Surgery
Servicing Locations
Dr. Sean Gallivan has over 20 years of specialty surgical experience. He finds pain management, complex fracture repair, hepato-biliary surgery and cruciate ligament disease the most gratifying to treat.
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Surgeons
  • Residency, Veterinary Surgery, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA
  • Master of Science, Veterinary Medicine, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Kansas State University, Manhattan
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis
  • Bachelor of Arts, University of California, Santa Cruz
In his free time, Dr. Gallivan enjoys the beach, biking, kayaking, cooking and spending time with his wife, Mary, and their rescue dog, Jake.
Dr. Shannon Graham is an emergency medicine veterinarian.
Shannon Graham
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Shannon Graham
DVM
BluePearl Veterinarian
Emergency Medicine
Servicing Locations
Dr. Shannon Graham finds toxicology, internal medicine and ophthalmology the most gratifying to perform.
  • Internship, Veterinary Ophthalmology, Animal Eye Institute, Cincinnati, OH
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Carolina Veterinary Specialty Care, Charlotte, NC
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Auburn University, Auburn, AL
  • Bachelor of Science, Animal Veterinary Sciences, Clemson University, Clemson, SC
Dr. Graham enjoys running and hiking with her dog, Cora, cheering on her teams, the Clemson Tigers and Cleveland Browns, and meeting friends for brunch or happy hour at local Charleston restaurants. She has fostered over 60 puppies until adoption and only "foster failed" once, which is how she got Cora 10 years ago.
Dr. Aubrey Hirsch is a veterinarian in our internal medicine service.
Aubrey Hirsch
DVM
Internal Medicine
Aubrey Hirsch
DVM
BluePearl Veterinarian
Internal Medicine
Servicing Locations
Dr. Aubrey Hirsch is passionate about internal medicine with special interests in infectious disease, hematologic disease, hepatobiliary disease and clinical pharmacology.
  • Residency, Small Animal Internal Medicine, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Kansas State University, Manhattan
Dr. Hirsch and her husband love living in Charleston, especially when they take their three dogs to the beach. She enjoys doing anything outside in the sun, including running, biking or lounging on a patio with good food and drinks.
Dr. Beth Johnson is board certified in veterinary internal medicine.
Beth Johnson
DVM, DACVIM (SAIM)
Internal Medicine
Beth Johnson
DVM, DACVIM (SAIM)
BluePearl Veterinarian
Board Certified in Small Animal Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine
Servicing Locations
Dr. Beth Johnson understands that animals can’t communicate or comprehend hospitals and medical procedures in the same way we do. She therefore prioritizes maximizing comfort and reducing stress during exams and procedures. Her goal is to provide the best medicine and care possible with an emphasis on quality of life.
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (Small Animal Internal Medicine)
  • Residency, Small Animal Internal Medicine, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Veterinary Referral and Emergency Center, Norwalk, CT
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN
Dr. Johnson’s family includes her partner and their pets: Wilbur, Winston, Maggie, Una-Shrimp and Sophie. She enjoys running, boating, reading a good book and exploring Charleston.
Dr. Megan Kelley is an emergency medicine veterinarian.
Megan Kelley
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Megan Kelley
DVM
BluePearl Veterinarian
Emergency Medicine
Servicing Locations
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Angell Animal Medical Center, Boston, MA
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Colorado State University, Fort Collins
  • Bachelor of Science, Animal and Veterinary Science, Clemson University, SC
Dr. Jeremy Libby is an emergency medicine veterinarian.
Jeremy Libby
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Jeremy Libby
DVM
BluePearl Veterinarian
Emergency Medicine
Servicing Locations
Dr. Jeremy Libby has over 20 years of emergency medicine experience with 15 of those years serving as a medical director. He understands the importance of client education and communication to achieve the best outcome for each of his patients.
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Auburn University, Auburn
Dr. Libby enjoys fly fishing, boating, camping, hiking, biking, reading and walking his hound dog,
Mary.
Dr. Lori Hill is board certified in veterinary surgery.
Lori Ludwig
VMD, MS, DACVS
Surgery
Lori Ludwig
VMD, MS, DACVS
BluePearl Veterinarian
Board Certified in Veterinary Surgery
Surgery
Servicing Locations
Dr. Lori Ludwig has been training other veterinary surgeons for over seven years. She is actively involved in surgery research, peer reviewed journal articles and national and international lectures. She started a feline renal transplant program and laparoscopy and thoracoscopy program at a previous practice in New York.

Dr. Ludwig finds removing cancer, correcting congenital malformations and difficult surgeries, like adrenal gland masses that invade the vena cava, the most gratifying to perform.
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Surgeons
  • Master of Science, The Ohio State University, Columbus
  • Residency, Small Animal Surgery, The Ohio State University, Columbus
  • Residency, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, The Animal Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
  • Bachelor of Science, Biology, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Indiana
Dr. Ludwig loves food, whether it’s cooking or going out to restaurants with her husband. She also enjoys staying active by running, playing tennis, swimming and going to the gym.
Dr. Ann Marcario Boyd is an emergency medicine veterinarian.
Ann Marcario
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Ann Marcario
DVM
BluePearl Veterinarian
Emergency Medicine
Servicing Locations
Dr. Ann Marcario finds working in the ER especially gratifying due to the complex nature of some cases and the nursing care. Her goal is to always provide the same quality of care to her patients as she would provide her own pets.
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, VCA Newark Animal Hospital, DE
  • Clinical Rotation, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Ross University, St. Kitts & Nevis, West Indies
  • Bachelor of Science, Biology, State University of New York, Geneseo
Dr. Marcario enjoys training and competing in Brazilian jiu-jitsu and Krav Maga, traveling, outdoor sports, music, cooking, reading and going to the beach. She loves spending time with her husband and their pets, Duchess and Finley.
Dr. John McFadden is an emergency medicine veterinarian.
John McFadden
DVM
Emergency Medicine
John McFadden
DVM
BluePearl Veterinarian
Emergency Medicine
Servicing Locations
Dr. John McFadden’s areas of special interest include emergency medicine and treating anaphylaxis.
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, VCA Alameda East, Denver, CO
  • Clinical Rotation, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, St. George’s University, Grenada, West Indies
  • Bachelor of Science, Animal Veterinary Sciences, Clemson University, SC
Dr. McFadden enjoys being on the water, whether that’s fishing, surfing or sailing. He also enjoys spending time in the mountains and on the rivers in the Upstate region of South Carolina.
Dr. Ashley McLaughlin is an ER veterinarian in our emergency medicine service.
Ashley McLaughlin
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Ashley McLaughlin
DVM
BluePearl Veterinarian
Emergency Medicine
Servicing Locations
Dr. Ashley McLaughlin is passionate about emergency and critical care medicine and is especially interested in soft tissue surgery and endocrinology.
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, VCA Newark Animal Hospital, DE
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis
  • Bachelor of Science, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ
Dr. McLaughlin enjoys traveling, yoga and running. She shares her home with her cat Gus and her Labrador retriever Savannah.
Dr. Jessica Nord is an emergency medicine veterinarian.
Jessica Nord
VMD
Emergency Medicine
Jessica Nord
VMD
BluePearl Veterinarian
Emergency Medicine
Servicing Locations
Dr. Jessica Nord finds polytrauma, toxicities and care of the post-operative patient the most gratifying to treat.
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Friendship Hospital for Animals, Washington, DC
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
  • Bachelor of Arts, Classics, College of the Holy Cross, Worcester, MA
Dr. Nord enjoys exploring the rich cultural and topographical landscape Charleston has to provide. When she isn't working, she is outdoors, at the gym with her husband or crafting at home surrounded by her four rambunctious cats.
Dr. Teresa Tiller is board certified in veterinary emergency & critical care.
Teresa Tiller
DVM, DACVECC
Critical Care
Teresa Tiller
DVM, DACVECC
BluePearl Veterinarian
Board Certified in Veterinary Emergency & Critical Care
Critical Care
Servicing Locations
Dr. Teresa Tiller is passionate about all aspects of critical care medicine. Her special interests lie in electrolyte and acid-base disturbances.
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Emergency & Critical Care
  • Residency, Small Animal Emergency & Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, University of Georgia, Athens
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Dr. Tiller enjoys knitting and spending time with her husband and pets – especially if they are watching a lively ice hockey game.
Dr. Teresa Wall is board certified in veterinary internal medicine.
Michelle Wall
DVM, DACVIM (SAIM), DACVIM (Oncology)
Oncology
Michelle Wall
DVM, DACVIM (SAIM), DACVIM (Oncology)
BluePearl Veterinarian
Board Certified in Small Animal Internal Medicine and Oncology
Oncology
Servicing Locations
Dr. Michelle Wall loves forming a team approach with her clients to help provide a great quality of life for her patients. She finds lymphomas and leukemias the most gratifying to treat, and she also has an interest in osteosarcomas and the clinical trials that are available.
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (Oncology)
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (Small Animal Internal Medicine)
  • Residency, Oncology, University of Georgia, Athens
  • Residency, Small Animal Internal Medicine, University of Georgia, Athens
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Kansas State University, Manhattan
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, Athens
  • Bachelor of Science, Biology, College of Charleston, Charleston, SC
Dr. Wall is an avid runner, hiker and reader. In her spare time, she loves spending time with her family and friends, especially in the mountains.