About Us


Dr. Anne Briley

Dr. Briley graduated with a B.S. degree from the University of South Carolina in 1981, and Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from the University of Georgia in 1985. After practicing in Summerville for ten years, Dr. Briley moved to Animal Medical Center of Mount Pleasant in 1996. Dr Briley practices small animal medicine, surgery, and dentistry with interest in feline hyperthyroid disease and animal behavior problems. She currently lives in Mount Pleasant with her family, 3 dogs and 3 cats.

Dr. Steven Epstein

Dr. Epstein grew up in Mt. Pleasant and used to spend his summers working at Animal Medical Center! He went to Clemson University and majored in Animal and Veterinary Sciences and then went off to vet school at St. George’s University. Dr. Epstein spent three years at St. George’s before completing his clinical year at Louisiana State University graduating in 2012. Dr. Epstein is currently the Vice President of the Trident Veterinary Medical Association, a member of the American Association of Feline Practitioners and an active member of the American Veterinary Medical Association. Dr. Epstein enjoys all aspects of veterinary medicine and has a special interest in oncology, internal medicine and surgery. He is married with 2 dogs and 2 cats…and baby on the way

Dr. Michael Forcier

Dr. Forcier had a successful career in broadcasting, which brought him to Charleston where he won numerous awards. In spite of his success in radio, Dr. Forcier decided it was time to persue his life long goal of becoming a veterinarian. He moved his family to Columbia where he graduated with a BS in Biology from the University of South Carolina. He then received his doctorate from University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine after four cold years. Dr. Forcier and his family live in Mount Pleasant with two dogs and cats. Dr. Forcier practices small animal medicine and limited surgical procedures.

Dr. Scott Senf

Dr. Senf graduated with a B.A. majoring in microbiology in 1984 and a Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine in 1987, both from the University of Tennessee. He has been in small animal clinical practice in Charleston since 1987. In 1989 he established what has become the Animal Medical Center of Mt. Pleasant Inc. Dr. Senf practices small animal medicine and surgery exclusively. His areas of special interest include ultrasonography, pain management, cardiology, soft tissue, orthoepedic, and laser surgery. He and his wife Jennifer reside in Mount Pleasant with their three daughters, cat and dog.

Dr. Karen Spencer

Dr. Spencer obtained a Bachelor of Science degree from VPI and SU in 1977. She then completed a Masters and Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine degree from the University of Georgia in 1983. After graduation, she worked in a small animal/equine practice in Aiken, SC. In 1999, she moved to Mt. Pleasant to join the Animal Medical Center. Dr. Spencer practices small animal medicine and surgery with special interest in dermatology and reproductive physiology. She resides in Mt. Pleasant with her 3 dogs and 1 cat.