Dr. John Melancon
Dr. Melancon is a native of Southeast Texas and graduated from Port Neches-Groves High School in 1997. He then attended Texas A&M University in College Station were he earned a bachelor's degree in Wildlife and Fisheries Science in 2002 and a Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in 2008. After graudation he moved back to Southeast Texas to work as an associate veterinarian in Beaumont. In 2009 he moved to become a part of the Groves Veterinary Clinic family. He and his wife Morgan have one daughter, Harper. Dr. Melancon is a member of the AVMA, TVMA, and the SETVMA. When he's not working he enjoys duck hunting and fishing on Sabine lake.
Dr. Ann Holland
Dr. Holland grew up on a farm in Southwest Georgia. She graduated from Calhoun County High School in 1979. She attended Auburn University in Alabama, where she earned a bachelor's degree in Animal Science in 1982 and a Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in 1986. After graduation as a veterinarian, Dr. Holland married and moved to Port Arthur , where her husband , John has worked as a chemical engineer since 1984. She and her husband have two sons, Anthony and Carter. Dr. Holland joined the Groves Veterinary Clinic family in 1988 and has enjoyed being a part of the lives of our patients and their families for 25 years. She is also a founding member of the Southeast Texas Animal Emergency Clinic and has served on the board of directors as the staff supervisor since 2008. Dr Holland and her husband are founding members of Gateway Baptist Church where she serves as pianist. They are also founding members fo Act 1 Scene 1 Theatre Company and they enjoy all aspects of theatre production.
Dr. Tillman Richey
Dr. Richey grew up in Port Arthur and graduated from Thomas Jefferson High School in 1968. He earned a bachelor's degree in Biology from Lamar University in Beamont before moving to College Station for his veterinary studies. He earned a bachelor's degree in Veterinary Science from Texas A&M University in 1974 and a Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in 1975. After graduation he moved back to Southeast Texas and has practiced at the Groves Veterinary Clinic since 1978. Dr. Richey is a founding member of the Southeast Texas Animal Emergency Clinic. He and his wife Cheryl have two children, Josh and Kate, as well as two grandchildren. He enjoys spending time with his grandchildren as well as fishing and relaxing at Crystal Beach.