Drs. Wesley Keele, Dustin Patterson and Andrew Shoultz will be offering their services at the Washington Pike location with the same dedication as at our main office Downtown, Central Veterinary Hospital.

Dr. Wesley Keele

Dr. Wesley Keele grew up on a dairy farm in Manchester, TN. He moved to Knoxville in 2004 to attend the University of Tennessee. Dr. Keele started working at Central Vet in June of 2012. So far he has really enjoyed establishing his own client and patient base with the hospital. He has been happily married since April of 2012 to his wife Margaret, who is a physical therapist with Covenant Health. Margaret gave birth to their twins, Ellie and Jackson, in January of 2016. They also have four little “fur” kids as well, Izzy, Max, Mouse and Wally.


Dr. Dustin Patterson

Born in West Tennessee, Dr. Patterson attended the University of Tennessee at Martin where he graduated in 2006 with a B.S. in Animal Science. He then graduated from the University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine in 2010. Dr. Patterson practiced at a mixed animal practice in Dickson, TN for five years before coming to Central in 2015. Dr. Patterson enjoys UT sports, being out on area lakes, and all the wonderful outdoor activities East Tennessee has to offer. He now resides in Powell, TN with his wife, Rachel and his two children; his daughter, Lila and their cat, Crosby.


Dr. Andy Shoultz

Dr. Shoultz is originally from Southern Indiana. He graduated from the University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine in 2017. He spent his last year of internship at a veterinarian in Louisville, KY. Dr. Shoultz and his wife have two pets; a hound mix named Rosalind and a cat named Tripp. In his spare time he enjoys St. Louis Cardinals Baseball, trail running, biking around Knoxville, and spending time with is wife.