Dr. Phillip Hopkins
Dr. Hopkins moved to South Carolina from Alaska in 2011, where he worked in an emergency clinic. He is originally from Marion, Virginia where he owned his own practice for 35 years. He is experienced in orthopedic surgery and medicine cases. He is married to Beth Hopkins and together they have 4 children and 3 grandchildren as well as 3 cats, 8 dogs, and 2 horses. He enjoys playing golf in his spare time.
Dr. Elaina Hutchinson
Dr. Hutchinson is from Greenville, Kentucky. She went to Murray State University in Murray, Kentucky where she earned a Bachelors of Science degree in Agriculture, with a minor in pre-veterinary medicine. She attended Tuskegee University School of Veterinary Medicine in Alabama and graduated in 2005. She has been working here at Marion Animal Hospital since graduation. She is very compassionate about her job and helping pets. Her special interests include ultrasound, internal medicine, and surgery. In her spare time, Dr. Hutchinson likes to read, cook, and spend time with her pets, friends, and family.
Practice Manager & Certified Veterinary Technician
Barbara came to work at the Marion Animal Hospital in 2001. She is originally from Conn. Before coming to the Marion Animal Hospital she was the director of the Florence Area Humane Society. She is also the medical liaison at the Marion County Animal Shelter.
Jennifer was born in Aynor, SC. Graduated from Aynor High School. Jennifer is attending a Vet Tech certification program to improve her education. She has always had a love for animals. She loves to ride horses and she is very interested in learning horsemanship. Jennifer is very happy being a part of her Marion Animal Hospital FAMILY!!
Veterinary Technician and Kennel Manager
Beth is originally from Marion, VA. Beth is married to Dr. Phillip Hopkins and moved here from Alaska in 2011. She has a passion for animals and loves to groom. Her motto is “A life without animals would be a life without a smile.”