Layne (J.P.) D.V.M.
Dr. Layne grew
up in Worthington, Ohio and moved to Knoxville to attend the
University of Tennessee. In 1993 he received his
undergraduate bachelor in microbiology and graduated as DVM
in 1997. Upon graduation, Dr. Layne worked in a mixed animal
practice in Columbia before opening New Shackle Island
Veterinary Hospital in 2000.
an interest in the biological sciences and a desire to help
others and animals the veterinary profession was a natural
fit for Dr. Koelling. Upon graduation from the University of
Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine, he began working
in Franklin, TN. After a short time there he joined the
staff of New Shackle Island Veterinary Hospital. Dr
Koelling’s special interests professionally include surgery
and Chinese herbal therapy. Personally his interests include
spending time outdoors, woodworking, and spending time with
his family. We are blessed to have Dr. Koelling as a part of
our New Shackle family!