New Hope Veterinary Hospital

Meet Our New Hope Veterinary Hospital Doctors

At New Hope Veterinary Hospital, we consider all of our patients and clients part of our family. Every day, our team of veterinarians, technicians, and support staff are ready to provide the best care possible to all of our patients, and the most courteous customer service to our clients.

Our love for animals is what drives us to deliver nothing but amazing compassion towards the animals we see everyday. We know how important the relationship is between human and pet, and we will do our best to ensure that your pets live long, healthy, and happy lives with you. To learn more about our staff, facilities, or amenities, please feel free to give us a call or stop by and say hello!

Jodi Werfal Fort


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.

Peter Rowan


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!

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Open 8am-12pm every other Saturday then going to every Saturday in July.