Meet Our Doctors

Get to Know Our Doctors

We offer affordable veterinarian care and services to ensure the best medical treatment for the members of your four-legged family! We have a variety of services available including but not limited to: our thorough examinations, in-house pharmacy, radiology, and expert dentistry. Contact us today for an appointment.

Alan (A. J.) David Tucker, Jr. DVM

Dr. Alan (A.J.) David Tucker, Jr. DVM was born and raised in Brunswick, GA. He graduated from Glynn Academy in 2003, and from Berry College in Rome, GA, in 2006, with Bachelor's Degree in Animal Science. In 2010, he graduated from University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine in Athens and opened Coastal Animal Hospital in June of 2010.
 
He has been married since January 2010 to his wife, Carmela, who he met in her hometown in Yucatan, Mexico. Dr. Tucker is fluent in Spanish and considers it a privilege to serve the local Hispanic community.

Thomas (Tom) G. Holmes, DVM

Dr. Thomas (Tom) G. Holmes was born in Enterprise, Alabama. He was raised in lower Alabama, where he affectionately calls it L.A. He graduated from Samson High School in 1968, attended Enterprise State College before transferring to Auburn University where he completed his undergraduate requirements for admission into the Auburn University of Veterinary Medicine, where he graduated from in May 1975. He moved to Waycross, GA in 1976 where he opened his practice. There he provided clients with his services in both large and small animal medicine and surgery. His love for nature and wildlife has also led him in the areas of wildlife rehabilitation, gaining him invaluable experience with all creatures.
 
He joined Dr. Tucker in opening Coastal Animal Hospital in 2010 and continues there today.
 
He is married with one daughter and feels very blessed to have been involved in such a noble profession that he has loved since childhood. He looks forward to serving the community and their pets of coastal Georgia.
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