Dr. Jodi Werfal Fort is a Veterinarian and Co-Owner, at New Hope Veterinary Hospital. Her interest in veterinary medicine began during a mentor program in high school and she went on to obtain a degree in Veterinary Technology in 1984. She graduated from Louisiana State University with her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree in 1991 and has been working with TotalBond Veterinary Hospitals. In 1994, she became the director of TotalBond Veterinary at Bethel, formerly Bethel Animal Health Care Hospital. Her professional area of interest includes all aspects of small animal surgery, internal medicine, geriatric care, pediatric medicine and laparoscopic surgery.
Dr. Werfal Fort enjoys being active in community projects and currently shares her home with her husband Greg, who is also a veterinarian. She has two daughters, Rachel and Kelly. In her spare time, Dr. Werfal Fort enjoys hiking, gardening, traveling, and tending to the family's menagerie of pets.
Dr. Peter Rowan is an Associate Veterinarian and Co-Owner, at New Hope Veterinary Hospital. He attended Clemson University and received his bachelor’s degree in 2017 and went on to complete his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from The Ohio State University in 2021. While there, he also obtained a Graduate Business Minor in Health Sciences. Dr. Rowan grew up in Bethesda, MD, right outside of Washington, DC. He now shares his home in Mt. Holly, NC with Dr. Sara Toner and their 11-year-old Pitbull mix, Sydney.
Dr. Rowan’s passion for animals began at a young age and his first pet, a Leopard Gecko named Emmett, is still alive and now 23 years old! He volunteered at the National Zoo in Washington, DC and the Montgomery County Humane Society where he fostered 67 kittens over the course of seven years.While at Clemson, Dr. Rowan studied abroad in Sydney, Australia at the Randwick Equine Centre where he worked with racehorses. Dr. Rowan loves to travel, attend concerts and sporting events and spending time at the beach. He is especially very passionate about college football. He is a proud member of the TotalBond Team and cannot wait to meet everyone’s family members!