NORTHGATE ANIMAL HOSPITAL 1600 Hamill Road Hixson, Tennessee 37343 Telephone 423-875-9033 FAX 423-875-9064 Serving the Chattanooga Pet Community
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Northgate Animal Hospital of Hixson Tennesee Chattanooga Veterinarians Pet Vaccinations Spay & Neuter Services Laser Veterinary Surgery for Animals Pet Boarding for Dogs & Cats
HOURS OF OPERATION Monday - Friday 7:30 am - 5:30 pm Saturday & Sunday Closed DOCTOR APPOINTMENTS Monday - Friday 8:30 am - 12:15 pm and 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm Closed Holidays Observed by the Hospital
For After Hours Emergencies please call the doctor's answering service at (423) 875-9033 or for Immediate Emergencies contact R.I.V.E.R at (423) 698-4612
Practitioner of the Year for the State of Tennessee  Click the YouTube link below to view the tribute to Dr. Randy Hammon

Meet Our Veterinary Support Staff

JENNIFER, Medical Care Coordinator Jennifer coordinates assistance for the doctors and veterinary care assistants, often filling in wherever help is needed. She has been working at Northgate Animal Hospital since 1992 and is an integral part of providing excellent care for our new patients. Jennifer's hobbies include hiking, camping, and jigsaw puzzles. She loves simply playing with her two dogs, "Gracie" and "Treasure".
CASSIDY, Veterinary Assistant Cassidy was born and raised here in Chattanooga, TN. She's been working with animals for about 5 years and loving every minute of it! She lives with her 2 cats, Punkin and Sid. In her spare time, she enjoys cooking, painting and fishing.
KRISTEN, Veterinary Assistant Kristen was a military brat, born in California to Air Force parents. Her family moved to several places, including England, and settled in the Chattanooga area when both parents got out of the service. Kristen was raised with Boxer dogs, but has had several breeds and species over the years. She currently has 3 dogs (2 Boxers and a Frug). Kristen started working with animals as a teen; as a pet sitter. She has worked in animal hospitals, grooming salons and boarding facilities. In her spare time, she loves spending time with her fur kids and friends. Kristen also loves football, hockey and riding motorcycles.
NIKKI. Veterinary Assistant Nikki enjoys Dog Training and spending time with her Husband and 3-year-old son on their farm with their 4 dogs, 2 cats, 1 pig and 2 horses. Nikki has been employed with Northgate for 19 years.
HOLLY, LVMT Holly is a graduate from Chattanooga State's Veterinary Technician program. She has grown up in TN her entire life. In her spare time, she enjoys hiking with her 2 dogs Marley and Millie. Holly also enjoys reading and shopping. She has a special interest in surgery and dentistry.
LAUREN HORNE, Practice Manager Lauren has worked in the veterinary field since 2012. Her first 7.5 years were at an emergency vet hospital. Originally from South Carolina, she moved to Chattanooga in 2021 and joined our team. She has 3 dogs, a poodle (Bella), a Great Pyrenees (Baxter), and an English Cream Golden Retriever (Rosie) who serves as her service dog. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her husband TJ and three children Madison, Carter, and Grayson.
AMY. Veterinary Assistant Amy joined our team in 2004! She is a RN full-time and helps us out when she can in her free time. She has a passion for animals and it shows in all that she does. We adore Amy!
AUTUMN, Veterinary Assistant Autumn has pursued a career in veterinary medicine since 2022. She has been in dog rescue since she was 12 years old. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her son, Wyatt.
MARISA, Veterinary Assistant Marisa has been employed with NAH since 2014. She enjoys spending time with her family and her two dogs, Rajah and Tiki. She also enjoys anything outdoors!
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Northgate Animal Hospital of Hixson Tennesee Chattanooga Veterinarians Pet Vaccinations Spay & Neuter Services Laser Veterinary Surgery for Animals Pet Boarding for Dogs & Cats
1600 Hamill Road Hixson, TN 37343 Telephone 423-875-9033 Serving the Chattanooga Pet Community
JENNIFER, Medical Care Coordinator Jennifer coordinates assistance for the doctors and veterinary care assistants, often filling in wherever help is needed. She has been working at Northgate Animal Hospital since 1992 and is an integral part of providing excellent care for our new patients. Jennifer's hobbies include hiking, camping, and jigsaw puzzles. She loves simply playing with her two dogs, "Gracie" and "Treasure".
Meet Our Support Staff
CASSIDY, Veterinary Assistant Cassidy was born and raised here in Chattanooga, TN. She's been working with animals for about 5 years and loving every minute of it! She lives with her 2 cats, Punkin and Sid. In her spare time, she enjoys cooking, painting and fishing.
KRISTEN Veterinary Assistant Kristen was a military brat, born in California to Air Force parents. Her family moved to several places, including England, and settled in the Chattanooga area when both parents got out of the service. Kristen was raised with Boxer dogs, but has had several breeds and species over the years. She currently has 3 dogs (2 Boxers and a Frug). Kristen started working with animals as a teen; as a pet sitter. She has worked in animal hospitals, grooming salons and boarding facilities. In her spare time, she loves spending time with her fur kids and friends. Kristen also loves football, hockey and riding motorcycles.
NIKKI, Veterinary Assistant Nikki enjoys Dog Training and spending time with her Husband and 3-year-old son on their farm with their 4 dogs, 2 cats, 1 pig and 2 horses. Nikki has been employed with Northgate for 19 years.
HOLLY, LVMT Holly is a graduate from Chattanooga State's Veterinary Technician program. She has grown up in TN her entire life. In her spare time, she enjoys hiking with her 2 dogs Marley and Millie. Holly also enjoys reading and shopping. She has a special interest in surgery and dentistry.
LAUREN HORNE, Practice Manager Lauren has worked in the veterinary field since 2012. Her first 7.5 years were at an emergency vet hospital. Originally from South Carolina, she moved to Chattanooga in 2021 and joined our team. She has 3 dogs, a poodle (Bella), a Great Pyrenees (Baxter), and an English Cream Golden Retriever (Rosie) who serves as her service dog. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her husband TJ and three children Madison, Carter, and Grayson.
AMY. Veterinary Assistant Amy joined our team in 2004! She is a RN full-time and helps us out when she can in her free time. She has a passion for animals and it shows in all that she does. We adore Amy!
AUTUMN, Veterinary Assistant Autumn has pursued a career in veterinary medicine since 2022. She has been in dog rescue since she was 12 years old. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her son, Wyatt.
MARISA, Veterinary Assistant Marisa has been employed with NAH since 2014. She enjoys spending time with her family and her two dogs, Rajah and Tiki. She also enjoys anything outdoors!