Meet the Team

The Heartbeat of Martin Veterinary Services

Our Exceptional Upstate Team

At Martin Veterinary Services, our top-notch team of veterinarians comprises dedicated professionals with diverse backgrounds, united by a shared passion to delivering compassionate and personalized care for your pets and livestock.

With expertise ranging from preventive wellness to specialized equine sports medicine, our team is committed to ensuring the well-being of every animal entrusted to our care.

Our Doctors

Dr. Justin P. Martin

DVM & Practice Owner

Dr. Martin received an undergrad at Clemson University and finished veterinary medicine at University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine. He enjoys spending time on the family farm with his wife and two sons. He also enjoys riding horses and team roping in his spare time.

Dr. Jason Wright


Dr. Wright received his undergrad at Clemson University and finished vet school at Mississippi State. He has been practicing veterinary medicine for six years and comes from a farming background.

Dr. Melodie Broom


Melodie was born and raised in the Upstate of SC where she attended Clemson University to obtain her Bachelor of Science degree. After graduating from Clemson, she attended veterinary school at the University of Georgia.

Melodie’s passion is mixed animal medicine; she enjoys internal medicine, theriogenology, herd health management and she cannot wait to further existing relationships and build relationships with local producers.

When Dr. Mel isn’t working you can find her doing anything outdoors from hunting and fishing the local lakes to spending time in the surrounding mountains from the back of a mule. She also enjoys spending time with her many animals including dogs, cats and horses.

Melodie is excited to have the opportunity to be back home in the beautiful upstate doing what she loves!!

Dr. Cody Gingrich


Dr. Gingrich received his undergraduate degree in Animal Science before completing his DVM at Oklahoma State University. In his spare time, he enjoys being outdoors with his wife hiking, hunting, and golfing. He grew up in Shawnee raising and showing cattle and hopes to continue that in the future.

Dr. Kat Wilhelm


Dr. Kat is originally from Long Island, but was raised in North Carolina. She completed both her undergraduate degree and veterinary degree at North Carolina State University (go Pack!).

Her professional interests include surgery and working with ruminants, but she loves all creatures great and small. Dr. Kat is passionate about missionary work, and values incorporating her faith and veterinary skills to work with the Navajo tribes in Utah and Arizona.

In her free time, she enjoys traveling, camping, hiking, and spending time with her beagle mix, Daisy Mae.

Kelly Parham

Licensed Veterinary Technician

Kelly Parham is a Licensed Veterinary Technician and our head technician; she has been with Martin Veterinary Services since her externship in 2019. Kelly graduated from Tri-County Technical College in 2019 with an Associates in Applied Science with a major in Veterinary Technology.

When not working hard taking amazing care of our pet patients, Kelly enjoys taking her horse, Ray, for a nice leisurely trail ride and spending time with her friend and family.

Kelly resides in the upstate with her fur babies Granger, Drake, Bubba, Jolene, Oliver and Ray.