Fairmont Veterinary Hospital
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Veterinary Hospital

619 Gaston Avenue
Fairmont, WV 26554

Phone (304) 363-0930
Fax (304) 363–0932

Grafton Animal Care Center
W Main St, Grafton, WV 26354
(304) 265-4850

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Our Staff

Fairmont Veterinary Hospital is a progressive, small animal exclusive multi-doctor practice in Fairmont, WV.  Our Veterinarians and staff are dedicated to providing the best medical and surgical care available for your pets.  We currently have a staff of 31 including, 6 veterinarians, 8 registered veterinary technicians, 7 veterinary assistants, 2 receptionists, 1 secretary, 1 typist, 1 kennel technician, 4 kennel attendants, and 1 housekeeper.

Fairmont Veterinary Hospital Doctors

Our Doctors

Doctors Bios:

Dennis J. Moore - D.V.M.

Dennis J. Moore - DVM
Year of Hire: Started practice in 1979

Education: WVU BS Degree Sume Cum Laude, DVM Ohio State, 1975

Areas of Interest: Enjoy all areas of veterinary medicine especially challenging orthopedic cases

Hobbies: Fishing, hunting, quality deer management and photographing deer

Pets: 4 Labrador Retrievers and 2 cats

Interesting Facts: 1983-84 President of WVVMA and 1993-Present Member of WV Board of Veterinary Medicine

Awards: State Veterinarian of the year 2001

Comments: Wife Connie - Fairmont State University Nursing Instruction - 3 children, Lisa - Physician Family Practice, Chris - Physical therapist Mountain State Physical Therapy in Mannington, Scott - Veterinarian at FVH and 4 grandchildren - Sophia, Nate, Samuel and Riley.

Joseph Romano, D.V.M

Joseph Romano, DVM

Year of Hire: 1982

Education: Undergraduate work at WVU, Graduate work at Ohio State University

Area of Interest: Surgery especially orthopedic

Hobbies: Snow skiing, boating, mountain biking

Pets: 1 dog Champ

Interesting Facts: Wife Anne is a Registered Veterinary Technician and is the program coordinator for the veterinary technician program at Fairmont State University. Son Tony is at WVU in the pre-vet program.

Awards: Graduated OSU School of Veterinary Medicine Cum Laude

Comments: Served the West Virginia Veterinary Medical Association as Board of Directors Member for 2 years, Secretary for 4 years, President Elect for 2 years, and President for 2 years.


Stacy Aylor, D.V.M.

Stacy Woods, DVM

Year of Hire: 1998

Education: BS Animal and Veterinary Science, DVM University of Georgia 1997

Area of Interest: General medicine

Hobbies: Reading, horseback riding

Pets: 2 cats, 2 fish, 1 horse

Interesting Facts: 2 year old son, Tyler

Awards: Semi-finalist Idexx Veterinary stories contest 


Scott Moore, D.V.M.

Scott Moore, DVM
Year of Hire: 2006

Education: West Virginia University '02, Ohio State Veterinary School '06

Area of Interest:Dentistry and soft tissue surgery

Hobbies: Fly fishing, traveling, gardening, golfing, watching WVU sports

Pets: 2 cats - Savage and Slaty

Interesting Facts: WVU Mountaineer 2000-2002

Diane Fridley, D.V.M.

Diane Fridley, DVMYear of Hire: 2008

Education: Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Eastern University 2003, D.V.M. From University of Georgia 2008

Area of Interest: Small animal medicine

Hobbies: Spending time with my son, Kyle; camping, hiking, traveling

Pets: Pug – Lola, Black DSH - Bailey

Additional Staff


Rosa McElroy - Office Manager

Rosa McElroyEducation: High School, 3 years of College

Year of Hire: 1972

Special Interests: Grandchildren, good friends

Hobbies: Reading, cooking

Pets: 3 dogs, 1 cat



Shelli Jacques - Registered Veterinary Technician

Shelli JacquesEducation: Fairmont State 1981

Year of Hire: 1981

Special Interests: Husband - Rod Jacques

Hobbies: George Strait, Nantucket and the Cleveland Browns

Pets: 3 cool cats - Sid, Greenie & Beets



Tammy "Twigg" Dean - Office Administrator

Tammy DeanEducation: Associates in Medical Assistant & Medical Secretary

Year of Hire: 1995

Special Interests: Husband - Eugene, Children - Kennedy and Ethan, Friends

Hobbies: Tennis, bicycling, fishing, camping, gardening, cooking

Pets: 2 dogs - Kelso & Dyson Crosby, 3 cats - Tangelo, Mojo & Princess Aniston,  and a bunny - Fidget  



Brenda Powers - Kennel Attendant

Brenda PowersEducation: 12 years, 3 years VoTech

Year of Hire: 1998

Special Interests: Reading, painting and walking

Hobbies: Painting, reading and walking

Pets: 9 dogs, 1 cockatiel, 10 gallon aquarium fish, 7 stray cats



Tina Michael - Registered Veterinary Technician

Tina MichaelEducation: Fairmont State

Year of Hire: 2000

Special Interests: Jeremy and Cheyanne

Hobbies: Spending time with family

Pets: Ruger mouse, Meathead and Diesel


Bobbie Jo Price - Registered Veterinary Technician

Bobbie Jo PriceEducation: Fairmont State College

Year of Hire: 2000

Special Interests: Eliana Jo

Hobbies: Horseback riding, reading, and riding 4-wheelers

Pets: Hank, Tess and Lucy - Cats



Brenda "Cookie" Walker - Housekeeper

Brenda WalkerEducation: High school graduate and Webster Business College

Year of Hire: 2003

Hobbies: Reading

Pets: Fish and birds



Jill Sole - Veterinary Assistant


Jill SoleEducation: Fairmont State

Year of Hire: 2004

Special Interests: Spending time with my husband & son

Hobbies: Painting, cross-stitching, arts & crafts, camping, hunting, fishing and gardening

Pets: 2 German shepherds - Jasmine and Duke



Jamie Smith - Registered Veterinary Technician

Jamie SmithEducation: Fairmont State

Year of Hire
: 2006

Hobbies: Crochet, reading

Pets: 2 dogs, 11 cats, 7 ducks, 4 chickens, 1 turkey, 8 rabbits, 2 hamsters, 2 ferrets, 1 rat, 3 fish, 1 turtle



Jaye Smith - Registered Veterinary Technician

Jaye SmithEducation: Fairmont State

Year of Hire: 2006

Special Interests: painting

Hobbies: knitting

Pets: 2 dogs, 11 cats, 7 ducks, 4 chickens, 1 turkey, 8 rabbits, 2 hamsters, 2 ferrets, 1 rat, 3 fish, 1 turtle



Brenda Simpson - Receptionist

Education: Registered Radiologic Technologist-Retired

Year of Hire: 2006

Special Interests: Certified Diamondtologist and Gemologist

Hobbies: WVU Football, Sienfeld, trips to the mountains, pet hair management

Pets: Maggie - miniature Dachshund; Bud - Yellow Persian, Mugsy - Silver Persian; Sophie - DSH Tabby/White; Olivia - DSH, Gray/white



Christy Glover - Registered Veterinary Technician

Christy GloverEducation: Fairmont State

Year of Hire: 2007

Hobbies: Anything involving the outdoors (riding horses, 4 wheelers, camping) walking

Pets: 5 cats (Ball-of-fur, Barb, Less, Patches, Ma Ma) , and a dog Annie



Jessica Marie Smith - Typist

Kathy Wyckoff Education: Masters degree in CJ (Criminal Justice)

Year of Hire: 2008

Special Interests: I am the oldest of a set of triplets

Hobbies: Count cross stitch



Kathy Wyckoff - Receptionist

Kathy Wykoff Education: Mannington High School

Year of Hire: 2008

Hobbies: Reading, Camping

Pets: Dog - Peanut Butter, Cats - Squeak, Samantha and Toby




Danielle Wendell

Danielle Wendell Education: WVSU Pre-vet biology, MSU Veterinary technology

Year of Hire: 2011

Hobbies: spending time with her husband and dogs and cats. Riding ATV and being in the pool.

Pets: 3 dogs - Snickers the chihuahua, Lacy the yellow lab, and Katy the black lab mix and 1 cat - marshmallow


Staci Alvarez - Veterinary Assistant

Kathy Wykoff Education: BS Animal and veterinary science/minor in communications

Year of Hire: 2009

Hobbies: Scrapbooking and photography

Pets: Black lab mix - Tucker, Brindle Pitbull - Bentley and 2 cats Linus and WallE



Rikki Campione - Receptionist

Rikki Campione
: High School '82

Year of Hire: 2012

Hobbies: making wine tags

Pets: Puddin her cat  




Lorriane Gerard - Veterinary Technician

Lorraine Gerard
: Associates degree in Veterinary Technology FSU

Year of Hire: 2008

Hobbies: Horseback riding, volleyball, driving her motorcycle, training horses

Pets: 2 cats Avin and Squirt



Ginger Sandy - Veterinary Assistant

Ginger Sandy Education: Associates Degree

Year of Hire: 2011

Hobbies: Drawing, Swimming, My kids

Pets: 5 Cats, 1 Dog