Our veterinarians

Dr. Max Sidner is a graduate of Ohio State Veterinary School. He moved to Georgia and purchased the clinic from Dr. William Fletcher in 1984.  In addition to working with dogs and cats, Dr. Sidner also has a special interest in exotic animals.  He shares his home with many animals, including dogs, cats, fish, peacocks, and various wildlife.





Dr. Alan Barker was born in Knoxville, TN. He attended high school in Northern VA and Marietta, Ga. He earned a degree in Animal health from the University of Georgia. He then earned his DVM from the UGA College of Veterinary Medicine in 1999. Upon graduating he worked at Roswell Animal Hospital for 4 years. He then moved to SC where he worked at Woodruff Rd Animal Hospital, and then purchased it in 2005. Dr. Barker sold his practice and relocated to Athens when his wife took over ownership of Woodlands Veterinary Referral. He has been working at AMC since July 2008. He shares his home with 2 children, 2 dogs and 2 cats.