Meet Dr. Barry George, DVM
Dr. Barry George is a native of King, NC where he grew up working on his family’s farm. With responsibilities on the farm and summers volunteering with the local veterinarian, Barry knew early in life that he wanted to become a veterinarian.
Dr. George attended Appalachian State and NC State during his undergraduate years, graduating with a degree in Biology. He then attended the NC State College of Veterinary Medicine, earning his degree in 1990. After graduation, Barry moved to Charlotte to begin his career at Archdale Animal Hospital. He purchased the hospital from his father-in-law, Dr. John H. Barton, and has owned Archdale since 1994.
Dr. George and his wife, Susan, have a farm of their own in Union County. There, they raised their three children, Matthew, William and Elizabeth, and continue to care for their various critters. When not at the clinic or doing farm chores, Dr. George enjoys building and flying model airplanes.
For more information on the veterinary services our animal hospital offers including puppy shots, vaccinations, pet surgery, dental services, pet laser therapy treatments, and more, contact our offices today.
Meet Dr. Matthew George, DVM
Dr. Matthew George was born in Raleigh, NC while his dad was in veterinary school, and was raised in Charlotte. With veterinary medicine being in the family, Matthew has worked at Archdale Animal Hospital with his father since the age of 12. Learning about veterinary medicine first hand established a passion for it since childhood. He strove to become a veterinarian just like his father and grandfather.
Matthew attended NC State University, graduating in 2011 with a degree in Animal Science and then obtained his DVM in 2015. After graduation, Matthew returned to Charlotte to become the third generation of veterinarians at Archdale Animal Hospital. Matthew’s professional interests include veterinary dentistry and dermatology.
When not at the clinic, Matthew enjoys spending time with his wife, Elizabeth, and their dog Twiggy.
Meet Dr. Elizabeth George, DVM
Dr. Elizabeth George, “Dr. Liz” is originally from Chicago, Illinois. She moved to North Carolina in 2007 to attend North Carolina State University. She graduated Summa Cum Laude while earning a BS in Animal Science and a Minor in Genetics in 2011. She obtained her Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine at North Carolina State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine in 2015.
Her professional interests in veterinary medicine include preventative care, dentistry, and internal medicine.
Staying true to our family roots, Dr. Liz is the wife of our Dr. Matt George. They are parents to baby daughter Madelynn, and fur children, a dog (Twiggy) and a cat (Molly).