Our caring and compassionate veterinary team!

Meet the Veterinarians of St. Clair Animal Care in Moody! We’re pleased to provide exceptional vet care for your pets! Please call us at 205-640-1155 to speak to one of our caring veterinary staff members!

Dr. Justin Padgett

DVM

Dr. Justin Padgett joined the St. Clair Animal Care team in January 2022 and splits his time between this hospital and Branchville Animal Hospital (where he has practiced since 2016). He is an Auburn graduate, but also a Florida native with ties to the Birmingham area. He and his wife share their home with their three sons, two dogs, and one rabbit.

Dr. Sarah Martin

DVM

Dr. Sarah Martin joined the team in June 2021. She received her bachelor's degree from Virginia Tech and her doctorate from Auburn University. In her spare time, she enjoys being outdoors, horseback riding, playing with her cats, reading, and enjoying music.

Dr. Mary Johnson

DVM

Dr. Mary Johnson joined the team in May 2021. She obtained her DVM from Auburn University. Dr. Johnson and her husband (who is also a veterinarian) have 3 dogs, 1 cat, and a horse. In her spare time, she enjoys riding horses, being outside, and spending time with family. Dr. Johnson is originally from Kentucky and received her bachelor's degree in biology from Asbury University. Her career passions are equine medicine and small animal soft tissue surgery, but she enjoys all aspects of veterinary medicine! Dr. Johnson is excited to be in the St. Clair area and is here for all your small, large, and exotic animal needs.

Dr. Ian Johnson

DVM

Dr. Ian Johnson joined the team in May 2021. He obtained his DVM from Auburn University. Dr. Johnson and his wife (who is also a veterinarian) have 3 dogs and 1 cat. In his spare time, he enjoys board games, reading, sports, and spending time with friends and family. Dr. Johnson is originally from Odenville and received his Bachelor’s in animal science from Auburn University. Dr. Johnson enjoys small animal medicine, and his career passions are internal medicine and soft tissue surgery.

Dr. Russell Bean

DVM

Dr. Bean is the owner of Branchville Animal Hospital and St. Clair Animal Care. He received both his doctorate and bachelors degrees from Auburn University. Before starting Branchville Animal Hospital in 2005, Dr. Bean practiced small animal medicine in a North Atlanta suburb. Dr. Bean and his wife, Karen, share their home with their two children, three cats, and two dogs. They also have chickens and keep bees on their farm. The whole family enjoys the outdoors in their spare time.