Dr. Brooks originally hails from Blakely, Georgia. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Biology from Columbus State University. In 2009, she obtained her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from Auburn University. She started her career as a mixed animal veterinarian in Blakely, Georgia then moved to Clarksville, Tennessee for 3 years to work in a multi-clinic companion animal practice. Dr. Brooks joined the staff of West Gate Veterinary Hospital in May of 2016. Her main areas of interest include soft tissue surgery, emergency care, and geriatric medicine. She is a member of the AVMA, AL VMA and is the current president of the SEALVMA. She has a crazy happy labrador retriever mix named Dixie, who has a cat named Moxie. Outside of the office she enjoys being outdoors, playing ultimate Frisbee, upcycling pallet wood, and hosting her friends/family.