Modern equipment, state-of-the-art procedures and a personal touch.
At The MAC we understand how vitally important these are to you and your pet. We measure our success according to your pet's happiness and good health. To ensure the best diagnosis and treatment for your animal, we take the time for a thorough consultation and careful examination.
Dr. Sam Parker - Owner
Dr. Parker is from Millbrook, Alabama. He attended Birmingham-Southern for his undergraduate degree where he received a B.S. in Biology, with a minor in Math. He is a 2000 graduate of Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine. In June of 2009 he purchased Montevallo Animal Clinic in Montevallo, AL and made it his home. In June of 2020 he moved to his new location, MAC Animal Hospital in Calera, AL. Dr. Parker and his wife, Kelly, have three children, Brayden, Finley Grace, and Baylor. They have two long haired Chihuahuas and one Goldendoodle.
Dr. Anwhitney Bruhn
Dr. Bruhn grew up in Vestavia Hills, Alabama. She attended Auburn University for her undergraduate degree where she received a B.S in Biomedical Sciences, with minors in Finance and Animal Sciences. She then received her veterinary degree from Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine. Dr. Bruhn and her husband have a Boston Terrier named Scooter.
Dr. Carlie Gillespie
Dr. Gillespie grew up in Helena, Alabama and began working at MAC Animal Hospital as a veterinary assistant in 2006. Dr. Gillespie returned to the hospital as a veterinarian in 2020. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Biology from The University of Alabama. She then continued her education at Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine where she received her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine.
Dr. Gillespie became a Certified Veterinary Acupuncturist through The Chi University in Reddick, Florida. In addition to standard veterinary care, Dr. Gillespie offers canine and feline acupuncture services through several modalities including dry needling, electro acupuncture, aquapuncture, and traditional Chinese herbal medications.
Dr. Gillespie shares her home with a Doberman Pinscher, Labrador Retriever, 3 cats, and 5 horses. She participates in dog sports, including agility, confirmation, dock diving, and barn hunt, with her two dogs. Her hobbies include horseback riding and watching Bama football.
Dr. Melissa Morris
Dr. Morris grew up in Hoover, Alabama. She attended Berry College in Rome, Georgia for her undergraduate degree where she received a B.S. in Animal Sciences with a minor in chemistry. She attended Auburn University where she received her veterinary degree. She joined the MAC Family in May 2022 and lives with one dog, a Pitbull named Angus.
Phone: (205) 453-7500
Fax: (205) 453-7504