VETsmart Animal Hospital - Columbus, Georgia - Meet Our Team

VETsmart Animal Hospital

5714 Windsor Drive
Columbus , Georgia 31909



VETsmart Animal Hospital

Meet Our Team




Dr. Brandi Hilton


Dr. Hilton is a native to the Chattahoochee Valley area and grew up in Phenix City, Al. She is a graduate of Auburn University with a B.S. in Microbiology. After obtaining her undergraduate degree,  she graduated from Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2005.  She has practiced as a Small Animal Veterinarian for over 16 years in Columbus, Ga.  Her dream has always been to own a Veterinary Hospital and serve her local community.

She is married to Jeremy Hilton (also of native of Columbus, Ga) and has 3 beautiful children, Walker, William and Molly Claire. She is also a fur momma to Charleigh (Golden Retriever), 2 cats named Jewels and T.C. (TopCat), a bearded dragon, Drago, and a hamster named Cash.  In Dr. Hilton's down time she enjoys watching her children play sports, relaxing with family and friends, and exercising. 

April Dilworth, Veterinary Assistant


April is originally from Southern California! She is a mom to 2 super kids,  Giovanni and Penelope. She also has many fur babies: 

4 cats - Emerald, Ruby, Diamond and Pearl. 

3 dogs - Max, Tasha and Marley. 

In April’s spare time, you can find her at the softball field, going for walks outdoors or watching movies. 

Brooke Davidson, Office Manager


Brooke grew up in Phenix City, Al and is a graduate of Auburn University with a B.A. in Psychology. She is married to Doug and has 4 wonderful children (Paige, Morgan, Anna Grace, and Blake) along with a bonus son (Aiden). She is BeBe to a beautiful grandson, Easton. Brooke has over 20 years of experience in the medical field. Brooke is also a proud fur momma to Ruby (dog) and Harley (cat). In her free time, Brooke loves spending time with family and friends, watching college football "War Eagle", and shopping. Brooke is also the sister of Dr. Hilton. 

Athena, Veterinary Technician


Athena is originally from Bradenton, FL. She moved to Auburn in 2017 to attend Auburn University where she graduated in 2021 with a B.S in Animal Sciences. She is a fur mom to Mei (cat) and has 2 more fur babies back in Florida, Luna (cat) and Ruby (dog). Athena has been working with animals since 2014 and hopes to attend vet school in the future.

Taylor, Veterinary Technician


Taylor is originally from Tallahassee Florida. She is a mom of 2 boys, Colton(4) and Cameron(2). She also has 3 dogs Piper, Axel, Georgia and a rabbit (thumper) . In her spare time she enjoys family trips to the park and other adventures.