Dr. Joe Lee Gaston is the owner of both Veterinary Medical Center and Crabapple Knoll Vet Clinic. He is a native Georgian and attended Georgia Tech on a football scholarship graduating with a B.S. in General Management. On his way to becoming a Veterinarian he taught English and coached football, and served as a Behavioral Management Consultant. He attended Georgia State and served as Senior Class President at the College of Veterinary Medicine. His work experience as a Veterinarian includes service at Emergency Clinics in North Carolina in 1980 and Director of the Cobb Emergency Vet Clinic in Marietta GA from 1980-1987. He served as Vice-President of the Cobb Veterinary Medical Association in 1983 and President in 1984. Dr. Joe Gaston opened Veterinary Medical Center in 1982 and Crabapple Knoll Veterinary Clinic in 1987. He and his wife Cindy have 4 children, a son Ryan and triplet daughters Lindsay, Ashley, and Brittany. The Gaston's share their home with 2 Boston Terriers, Donnie & Amy, and a cat named Sarah.