Meet Our Veterinary Team in Matthews, NC

At Austin Village Veterinary Hospital, our team is a unique group of pet-loving people who also happen to be very good at what they do! Many of us are Fear Free Certified Professionals, so you can be sure every visit with us will be less stressful and more enjoyable. Find out more about our incredible team.

Dr Seagle

Dr. Allie Seagle, DVM

Dr. Seagle is originally from Charleston, South Carolina. She received her B.S. in Animal Science at Clemson University and then graduated as a DVM from Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine. After spending a number of years at a fast-paced small animal clinic in Las Vegas, Nevada, Dr. Seagle is excited to be back in the Carolinas!

At home, she has a Blue Heeler named Beckett, a tabby cat named Charlie, and a 'torbie' cat named Marlene.


Sarah Spallina, Practice Manager

Bio coming soon.


Kim Heisel, RVT, CVPM

Kim Heisel has enjoyed a very diverse veterinary career with experience in general, specialty/referral, and emergency practices as both a technician and practice manager. She has also worked as an animal health pharmaceutical representative. An active veterinary practice consultant and a provider of CE presentations for veterinarians and support staff, Kim also owns and operates a practice consultancy group in addition to her role.

Kim attended school at St. Petersburg College in Florida where she earned her bachelor’s in veterinary technology and hospital management. Kim is a registered veterinary technician, a certified veterinary practice manager, and is Fear Free certified. She is an active member of VSPN (as a board moderator), VHMA, and NAVTA.

She proudly resides in Charlotte, NC with her husband, their two sons, and a houseful of fur. When she is not busy in veterinary medicine, she is active with her family, loves traveling and the outdoors, enjoys photography, and is an avid Carolina Panthers fan.


Helee, Veterinary Assistant

Bio coming soon.


Narvice, Customer Service Representative

Born and raised in Pineville, NC, Narvice comes to us after an eighteen-year career in the real estate business. Having previously worked in the veterinary field, she has returned to her one true love, working with animals.

Her many years of dog sitting and volunteering with pets clearly show where her heart is. She shares her home with two amazing, but very spoiled, Pit Bull pups, Gracie and Ophelia. In her free time, Narvice enjoys the outdoors, traveling, and spending time with family and friends.


Caryn, Veterinary Assistant

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Brian, Veterinary Assistant

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