Dr. Keri Hawkes joined Brookdale Animal Hospital 2 years ago. She graduated from Ross University in 2003 and went on to complete an internship in anesthesia/critical care at the University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine. She and her husband are from New York, but they have called Charlotte their home for the last 15 years. They have two bulldog/mastiff mixes...Cassidy and Jeter and a white cat named Frank Peresta. Dr Hawkes enjoys building relationships with pets and their owners...starting from puppy/kitten stage all the way to the geriatric years. She also enjoys performing surgery and you will always find her looking into new surgical techniques and the latest treatment options. She enjoys reading, hiking the Asheville trails and traveling with her husband.