Meet the Team

Dr. Pope has been in practice since 1971. He is a graduate of University of Georgia

Dr. Gary A. Pope, Owner/DVM

Dr. Pope was raised on a farm in Maryland. He is a 1971 graduate of the University of Georgia and joined Viewmont Animal Hospital after graduation.
He is on the Board of Directors of the NC Small Animal Academy and also a member of The American, North Carolina and Piedmont Veterinary Medical Associations.
Dr. Pope lives in Bethlehem with his wife Carolyn, 1 dog, 3 cats, and 4 Tennessee walking horses. His interests include riding, snow skiing and lake activities.

Dr. Melody Heath, DVM
Dr. Melody Heath have been in practice since 1993. She has been a part-time associate at Viewmont Animal Hospital since 2003. She is a Virginia Tech graduate.​​​​​​​

Dr. Melody Heath, DVM

Dr. Melody Heath grew up on a cattle farm in Virginia. She received her veterinary degree from Virginia Tech in 1993. She joined Viewmont Animal Hospital in 2003 and is currently a part-time associate. Dr. Heath resides in Bethlehem with her husband, Brian, three children, and a menagerie of animals. She enjoys gardening, writing, and traveling.

Dr Roy Million

Dr. Roy Million, DVM

Dr Roy Million was raised on a farm in southern Illinois and the Chicago area. He joined the US Army in 1958 and retired as a Master Sergeant in 1979. He completed his veterinary degree at Oklahoma State University in 1985. He owned practices in Oklahoma City and Breckenridge, CO for the next 30+ years. Missing practice after a couple of years of retirement he has joined Viewmont as a part time associate.

Dr Million lives in Pisgah Forest, NC with his wife Elaine, 2 dogs and 2 spoiled cats. They enjoy AKC agility competition with the dogs, hiking in Pisgah National Forest and traveling in their motorhome.

Dr. Jamila McKenzie

Dr. Jamila McKenzie

Bio coming soon.

Dr. Shanna Clifford

Dr. Shanna Clifford

Bio coming soon.