TotalBond Veterinary Hospital at Bethel

Meet Our Team

Dr. Jodi Werfal leads our doctor team and has been the director here at Bethel for over 25 years. Our veterinarians are eager and excited to serve your pets because as cat and dog owners ourselves, we would expect only the best for the members of our family. The entire veterinary clinic serves you and your pet with reliable, dependable, world-class care.

Jodi Werfal

Co-Owner, Medical Director, & DVM

Dr. Jodi Werfal is a veterinarian and co-owner, as well as the medical director, at TotalBond Veterinary Hospital at Bethel. Her interest in veterinary medicine began during a mentor program in high school and she went on to obtain a degree in Veterinary Technology in 1984. She graduated from Louisiana State University with her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree in 1991 and has been working with TotalBond Veterinary Hospitals. In 1994, she because the director of TotalBond Veterinary Care at Bethel, formerly Bethel Animal HealthCare Hospital. Her professional area of interest includes all aspects of small animal surgery, including laser surgery. 

Dr. Werfal is enjoys being active in community projects and currently shares her home with her husband Greg, who is also a veterinarian. She has two daughters, both of whom are currently attending college. In her spare time, Dr. Werfal enjoys hiking, gardening, traveling, and tending to the family's menagerie of pets. 

Hadley Harris

Co-Owner & DVM

Dr. Hadley Harris is a veterinarian and co-owner at TotalBond Veterinary Hospital at Bethel. Originally from Rock Hill, SC, Dr. Harris grew up in a household full of animals and has been an animal lover since she was a small child. She graduated from Clemson University with a degree in Animal and Veterinary Sciences and was very active in the pre-veterinary programs. She received her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from Mississippi State College of Veterinary Medicine and performed a small animal rotating internship following graduation at a local referral and emergency hospital. She joined the TotalBond family in July 2015 and has loved every second of it.

At home Dr. Harris has two dogs, Paisley and Charlie, and two cats, Webster and noodle, all of whom are rescues. In her free time, she enjoys cooking, reading, being outdoors, and spending time with her family and friends.

Isabel Plourde

Co-Owner & DVM

Bio coming soon!

Emily Messner

DVM

Dr. Emily Messner is an associate veterinarian at TotalBond Veterinary Hospital at Bethel. Her veterinary career comes from two passions - the joy of helping others learn and understand and the fascination with living systems. She earned her Bachelor's Degree in Biology from the University of Arkansas followed by her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Degree from Oklahoma State University's College of Veterinary Health Sciences in 2014.

She first came to TotalBond Veterinary Hospitals as an extern during her senior year and joined the team as an associate following her graduation. She has rotated around the TotalBond hospitals, namely our RiverBend (formerly Mountain Island Lake) and Paw Creek locations. As of 2017, she has been a staple at the Bethel location and is eager to help as many pets as possible. Her areas of profession interest include behavior, dermatology, preventative care, and internal medicine.

She is owned by a 7-year-old Beagle mix named Belle who she adopted from the Fayetteville Animal Shelter in Arkansas and has been a terrific travel companion ever since. She and her husband Dylan enjoy letting her nose lead them through the hiking trails of North Carolina. They (not including Belle) are also active members of the Gaston County Jaycees. 

Emily Nutt

DVM

Dr. Emily Nutt is an associate veterinarian at TotalBond Veterinary Hospital at Bethel. She attended Kenyon College for her bachelors in 2010, and went on to complete her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from The Ohio State University in 2016. While there, she also obtained her Master of Public Health, Veterinary Public Health Specialization in 2015.

Dr. Nutt began her career in veterinary medicine as a receptionist in 2006, and her favorite part about being a veterinarian is building relationships with clients. Originally from Lake Norman, NC, her first pet was a horse names Jackson. She currently shares her home with a mixed breed dog, Bentley, and enjoys spending her free time walking her dog, doing yoga, horseback riding, gardening, and hanging out with friends and family. 

Ashley E.

Practice Manager

Bio coming soon!

Katie S.

Registered Veterinary Technician

Bio coming soon!

Megan G.

RVT

Megan joined the TotalBond team in 2014. Originally from Upstate New York, she moved to North Carolina with her father to purse the Veterinary Medical Technology program at Gaston College where she graduated in 2015 as a Registered Veterinary Technician. She shares her home with one dog and four cats and enjoys hiking, swimming, watching movies, and cooking in her spare time. 

Michelle M.

Veterinary Technician

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Patti J.

Veterinary Technician

Patti joined the TotalBond team in 2007, where she found her passion for helping animals. Originally from Arizona, she moved to Clover in 2004 where she met her husband, Billy. They have two children, a son names Berry and a daughter named Tatum, as well as a wild and crazy chocolate Lab named Penny. She enjoys spending time with her friends and family, and is a huge Dallas Cowboys fan. In her spare time, she can be found near the pool or running around Carowinds with the kids. 

Jessica L.

Veterinary Technician

Bio coming soon!

Jennifer A.

Veterinary Technician

Originally from Lancaster, SC, Jennifer attended Clemson University where she graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Pre-Veterinary Science in 2012. She started working in the veterinary industry following graduation and absolutely loves it. She is a Feline Friendly Advocate and is trained in Low Stress Handling techniques. She has 5 spoiled cats at home and enjoys running obstacle courses, rock climbing, and reading in her spare time. 

Tanya G.

Veterinary Technician

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JoJo B.

Veterinary Technician

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Danielle O.

Veterinary Technician Assistant

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Bailey C.

Veterinary Technician Assistant

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Katie H.

Veterinary Technician Assistant

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Malena L.

Customer Service Team Leader

Malena joined the TotalBond team back in 2002 and worked at our Forestbrook location until 2016, when she joined us here at Bethel. She loves coming to work each day and helping make a difference in the lives of all the furry babies on both the good and bad days. She and her husband, Chad, have a daughter, Grace, who is a student at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte (Go Niners), and a sweet Pit bull/Great Dane Maysie.

Heather C.

Customer Service Representative & Technician

A Colorado native, Heather grew up in a small town in North Carolina and always had a dog during her childhood. She has always had a passion for animals of every kind and is excited to start her career in the field. She enjoys spending time with her daughter, family, friends, and her pets in her free time. 

Emily C.

Customer Service Representative

Bio coming soon!

Rene S.

Customer Service Representative

Originally from New York, Rene has been part of the TotalBond family not once, but twice! She joined us at Bethel from 1998 until 2009, and rejoined the team in 2019. She is thrilled to be back working at Bethel with an awesome team. She shares her life with her husband, Boston Terriers, Chihuahuas, cats, and horses that she trail rides. She enjoys the visiting the mountains whenever she can and shopping at thrift and antique stores.

Janet M.

Customer Service Representative

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Scotia S.

Kennel Technician

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Devon M.

Kennel Technician

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Join the TotalBond Veterinary Hospital at Bethel Family Today!

We're located in Lake Wylie, in York County, SC, easily accessible to Gaston and Mecklenburg Counties, NC. Our clinic is right off Hwy 49, half an hour from downtown Charlotte.

Phone: 803.831.1318

Email: bethel@totalbondvets.com

  • Monday: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Tuesday: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Wednesday: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Thursday: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Friday: 7:30 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Saturday: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Sunday: Closed