Veronica Jones, DVM
Dr. Jones joined the Columbus Central Veterinary Hospital team in June 2016. She received an undergraduate degree from Rutgers University Cook College and a DVM degree from Tuskegee University. Her special interests include internal medicine and emergency/critical care.
Dr. Jones has two black miniature poodles named Duchess and Bella. When she is not spending time with animals, she enjoys traveling with friends, eating out, baking, yoga, dancing (she's done ballet and African dance for 10 years).
Fun fact: Dr. Jones previously worked here as an exam room technician. We're so excited to have her back as a veterinarian!
Dennis Ting, DVM, Dipl. ACVS, Board Certified Surgeon
Dr. Ting is originally from Southern California where he attended the University of California, San Diego for his undergraduate work in the field of Animal Physiology and Neuroscience. He then earned his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from the University of California, Davis in 2003. In the following year, Dr. Ting returned to Southern California to complete a one-year internship in small animal medicine and surgery. With a growing interest in small animal surgery, he completed a surgery specific internship in Denver followed by an orthopedic research fellowship at Michigan State University. Dr. Ting then stayed at Michigan State University and completed his residency training in small animal surgery.
Dr. Ting, who is board certified by the American College of Veterinary Surgeons (ACVS), performs advanced surgeries at Columbus Central Veterinary Hospital by appointment. He has particular interests in orthopedics, traumatology, and oncologic surgery. He is trained in minimally invasive surgeries such as fluoroscopic-assisted fracture repair. Dr. Ting has also published a number of original orthopedic articles in various veterinary surgery journals and has presented numerous lectures on national and local levels.
Lisa McKnight, DVM
Dr. McKnight received an undergraduate degree from Notre Dame of Maryland University and in 2016 she received a DVM degree from Tuskegee University. After graduation, she was accepted into a small animal rotating internship at Carolina Veterinary Specialists; in Charlotte, NC. Her special interests include exotic animal medicine as well as client communication and education.
Outside of work Dr.McKnight enjoys going to the movies, traveling abrpad with friends, and spending time outdoors. However, most of her free time is spent caring for her menagerie of animals, which includes several dogs, cats, rabbits, guinea pigs, and reptiles.