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 & DVM

Dr. Jodi Werfal is a Veterinarian and Co-Owner, 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, Medical Director & DVM

Dr. Hadley Harris is a Veterinarian, Medical Director 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

Dr. Isabel Plourde is a Veterinarian and Co-Owner at TotalBond Veterinary Hospital at Bethel. She earned her Bachelor's degree in Anthropology from Kenyon College and graduated with her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine degree from The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2016. She joined the TotalBond team following graduation and spent her first year and a half rotating between the five locations. Now, Dr. Plourde primarily practices at our Lake Wylie, SC location. Her special interests include internal medicine and helping patients who have long-term conditions feel better on a day-to-day basis. She is trained to perform full abdominal ultrasounds, which aids her internal medicine interest. She works hard to keep your pet’s visit as low-stress as possible. 

She shares her home in Charlotte with her husband, their new baby girl, and two dogs named Cash and Badu. Outside of the hospital, she enjoys reading, hiking, and traveling. A fun fact about Dr. Plourde is that one of the experiences that influenced her decision to go into veterinary medicine was a semester spent abroad in Kenya studying wildlife management.  

Peter Rowan

DVM

Dr. Peter Rowan is an Associate Veterinarian at TotalBond Veterinary Hospital at Bethel and TotalBond Veterinary Hospital at Forestbrook. He attended Clemson University and received his bachelor’s degree in 2017 and went on to complete his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from The Ohio State University in 2021. While there, he also obtained a Graduate Business Minor in Health Sciences. Dr. Rowan grew up in Bethesda, MD, right outside of Washington, DC. He now shares his home in Mt. Holly, NC with Dr. Sara Toner and their 9-year-old Pitbull mix, Sydney.

Dr. Rowan’s passion for animals began at a young age and his first pet, a Leopard Gecko named Emmett, is still alive and now 21 years old! He volunteered at the National Zoo in Washington, DC and the Montgomery County Humane Society where he fostered 67 kittens over the course of seven years.While at Clemson, Dr. Rowan studied abroad in Sydney, Australia at the Randwick Equine Centre where he worked with racehorses. Dr. Rowan loves to travel, attend concerts and sporting events and spending time at the beach. He is especially very passionate about college football. He is excited to join the TotalBond Team and cannot wait to meet everyone’s family members!

Aine Schanche

VMD

Dr. Aine Schanche is an Associate Veterinarian at TotalBond Veterinary Hospital at Bethel. Dr. Schanche earned her Bachelor of Science from Swarthmore College in 2016 and earned her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine in 2020. Dr. Schanche completed her clinical training at the University of Pennsylvania and worked as an Ocean State Veterinary Specialist intern in 2021 before switching her focus to small animal general practice and working at a hospital outside of Boston. Her areas of professional interest include surgery and preventative care. Dr. Schanche was inspired to join the veterinary field after spending several weeks shadowing mixed animal veterinarians in Ireland. According to Dr. Schanche, the best part about being a veterinarian is being able to educate clients on how they can help their pets live the healthiest lives.

Although Dr. Schanche grew up in northern New Jersey, her mother is from Ireland and her father is from Norway. In her free time, Dr. Schanche enjoys going for walks with her 4-year-old schnauzer named Siggi, exercising, eating good food, spending time with her family, baking bread, reading, and visiting breweries.

Katie Propst

Associate DVM

Dr. Katie Adams Propst is an Associate Veterinarian at TotalBond Veterinary Hospital at Bethel. Dr. Propst earned her Bachelor of Science in Animal and Veterinary Sciences from Clemson University in 2008 and earned her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from Tuskegee University School of Veterinary Medicine in 2012. Throughout her education, Dr. Propst worked with a variety of small animal and mixed animal practices. Her areas of professional interest include dentistry, soft tissue surgery, and reproduction. From a young age, Dr. Propst always knew she wanted to be a veterinarian.

When she was only five years old, Dr. Propst asked Santa for a pregnant goat, and she got one! After helping with the difficult delivery of a foal at just twelve years old, Dr. Propst affirmed that she truly did want to become a veterinarian one day. According to Dr. Propst, the best part about working in the veterinary field is building relationships with pets, clients, and staff and being able to help cure animals. Dr. Propst grew up in York County, South Carolina on a small horse farm. She now lives in Sharon with her husband, Dewayne, and their three rescue dogs, three domestic short-hair cats, fourteen horses, and a mini donkey. In her free time, Dr. Propst enjoys spending time with family, reading, fishing, and raising, breeding, riding, and showing her horses.

Ashley E.

Practice Manager

Ashley is a native of Stanley, NC. Ashley is so excited to be back with the TotalBond team as the practice manager. She had originally worked at TotalBond as a tech back in 2015, but moved to Raleigh NC for few years. Ashley has been in this field for over 12 years and has filled every role inside of a hospital. Her passion is patient care, employee development and engagement, and client satisfaction.

Ashley has three fur-babies, Ollie, Waylon (lab) and Ruby (pit bull). In her spare time, Ashley enjoys hiking with Ollie, CrossFit, kayaking, camping, spending time with family and friends, and traveling.

Patti J.

Lead Veterinary Technician

Patti has been with the TotalBond team since 2007. She grew up with dogs her entire life, but really found her passion for helping animals when she started working at TotalBond Veterinary Hospital at Bethel. Born and raised in Yuma, Arizona and moved to Clover in 2004 where she met her husband, Billy. They have 2 children, a son named Berry and a daughter named Tatum. She has a wild and crazy chocolate lab named Penny, and a special sweet pit-mix named Peyton. She is a huge Dallas Cowboys fan. She loves being at the beach whenever she has the chance, and enjoys relaxing with friends and family in her spare time.

Katie S.

Registered Veterinary Technician

Katie joined the TotalBond team in 2017 as a Registered Veterinary Technician and is a true animal lover. She has a large heart and frequently adds animals to her menagerie. Currently, she has six dogs, five cats, three horses, three goats, two pigs, a bearded dragon, and a blue-tailed skink living on her farm. Katie frequently fosters other animals along with own, including two special needs kittens that later found successful homes. When she is not taking care of her own animals, her fosters, or working with her patients, Katie can be found at the Rodeo and barrel racing. 

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 two dogs, Luna and Diesel, and four cats, Cyrus, Cleo, Reid, and Raven. Megan enjoys hiking, swimming, watching movies, and cooking in her spare time. 

Michelle M.

Veterinary Technician

Originally from England, Michelle spent 23 years in emergency medicine before joining the TotalBond team in 2017. Michelle and her husband, Jay, share their home with their two daughters, Abbi and Devon, three dogs, Digger, AJ, and Luna, four cats, Evie, Delilah, Gracie, and Dolly, and horse, Levi. Outside of the hospital, she enjoys spending time outside, preferable in her garden or on the beach. 

Jess L.

Veterinary Technician

Jess is a Veterinary Technician at TotalBond Veterinary Hospital at Bethel with a passion for patient care and caring for all of the fur babies she gets to see on a daily basis. Originally from Fort Mill, SC, Jess shares her home with her 11-year-old son, Paul. In her spare time, she enjoys hanging out with close friends. She is outgoing with a loud personality and her friends say that she has never met a stranger!

Jennifer A.

Veterinary Technician

Jenn has been a member of the TotalBond team since 2014. She graduated from Clemson University in 2012 with a degree in Pre-Veterinary Science and started working in the veterinary industry immediately after graduation. She has worked to continue her education during her time with TotalBond and has trained in Feline Friendly techniques and Low Stress Handling. She shares her home with five spoiled cats and two very spoiled dogs and enjoys spending time with her animals, pc gaming, and being outdoors in her spare time.  

Tanya G.

Veterinary Technician

Tanya joined the Bethel team in 2020 as a Veterinary Technician and has been working in the veterinary field for 15 years. After pursuing a degree in accounting from York Technical College following high school, her passion and love for animals led her to Midland Technical College to get her Animal Care and Control certificate. Born and raised in Sharon, SC. Family is extremely important to her, and you can find her spending time with her three children, Robert, Reba, and Nicholas, and her dog, Cooper. She enjoys spending time by the pool, listening to music, trips to the mountains, and a love for Jeeps! 

JoJo B.

Veterinary Technician

Jojo joined the Bethel team in 2020 as a Veterinary Technician and has been working in the veterinary field for 11 years. She has had a love of animals since a young age and went to York Tech to get her Veterinary Assistant certificate following her graduation from high school. Originally from Fort Lauderdale, FL, Jojo moved to Clover, SC in 1999. Family is very important to her and you can find her spending time with her husband, his son, and their four dogs, Si, Dexter, Fritz, and Cooper, in her spare time. 

Heather C.

Veterinary Technician

Heather joined the TotalBond team in 2017 as a veterinary technician. She grew up in a small town in North Carolina where she always had a dog. She has had a love for animals for as long as she can remember and wants to share that love with her daughter. She currently cares for the clinic's resident feline, Gemma, and enjoys fostering puppies and kittens when needed. When she is not working, she loves spending time with her friends and family. 

Shana H.

Veterinary Technician

Shana has been with Total Bond since 2021. She has a background in Equine sports medicine, shelter management and wildlife rehabilitation. Shana worked with Heart of Phoenix in West Virginia for two years rescuing abandon and neglected horses, this led her to managing an animal shelter in West Virginia for two years where she found her passion for animal medical care. Shana has been a Veterinary Technician for 3 years. In her free time Shana loves fishing, camping and shooting. She lives in York with her two dogs, Griffin and Scooter and a cat named Beaker.

Danielle O.

Veterinary Technician Assistant

Danielle, a Tega Cay native, joined the TotalBond team in 2017. Having always wanted to work in the veterinary industry, she pursued a degree in Biology and graduated from Converse College in 2015. She has several years experience in animal care, having worked with rodents, birds, reptiles, and even big cats in the past. She has two fur-children, Pippin, a ‘supermutt’, and Thor, a Great Pyrenees, whose shenanigans and funny antics never fail to make her laugh. In her spare time she enjoys reading, writing, listening to music, and other artistic pursuits.

Devon M.

Veterinary Technician Assistant

Born and raised in Gastonia, NC, Devon followed in her mother's footsteps and pursued a career in veterinary medicine. She plans on attending Gaston Community College to become a veterinary technician and has a dog named Luna, who is her best friend, and a kitten she adopted from TotalBond named Dolly Mae. Outside of the hospital, she enjoys spending time with friends and family, fishing, and going to the dog park with Luna.

Hanna L.

Veterinary Technician Assistant

Hanna was born and raised in Gastonia, NC. She joined the Bethel team in 2021 and has absolutely loved every second of her job. She has always had a love for animals which led her to the veterinary field. She has two spoiled fur babies of her own, Bentley and Birkley. In her spare time, she enjoys laughing with friends, shopping, and taking naps.

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.

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

Janet joined the TotalBond team in 2020 as a Customer Service Representative. Originally from Massachusetts, she moved to South Carolina with her husband and her dog, Sadie Mae. In her spare time, she enjoys swimming, hiking, and going to the beach. 

Logan M.

Customer Service Representative

Born and raised in Gastonia, NC, Logan has always had a love for animals. She has an Aussie named Jax that is her world and is absolutely spoiled. Logan loves going to work and seeing all the sweet babies that come in. She also enjoys spending my free time seeing family, hiking, and traveling when she can!

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

  • 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