- Animal Flea Control
- Animal Microchipping
- Emergency Veterinary Clinic
- Holistic Veterinary Medicine
- Small Animal Vet
- Veterinary Dentistry
- Veterinary Docking
- Veterinary Euthanasia
- Veterinary Medical Specialties
- Veterinary Surgery
Park Veterinary Clinic, was opened in Lexington Park as a more convenient location to provide routine medical and surgical care for southern St. Mary's County. This clinic is staffed by one of our veterinarians and has its own resident technical and clerical staff.
Dr. Langford was born in Nebraska and grew up in several states. He attended Virginia Tech and was later awarded a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from the University of Georgia. He has made St. Mary's County his home since 1977.
His personal practice interests include: cosmetic surgery, orthopedic surgery, allergy, and endocrinology.
He is a member of several professional organizations. In the fall of 1994, he became Board Certified by the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners (canine and feline). He attends many continuing education seminars each year.
Dr. Langford has several hobbies outside of work, including fishing, tennis and antique vehicle restoration. He and his wife Diane enjoy travel and other outdoor activities. Their children are grown, but they have several pets to keep them company.
Dr. Bennett received her D.V.M degree from the Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine in June, 1982. She has been practicing veterinary medicine with Three Notch Veterinary Hospital and Park Veterinary Clinic since July of 1982. Dr. Bennett is originally from Fort Washington in Southern Prince George's County, Maryland. In practice, Dr. Bennett holds a keen interest in feline medicine and surgery. She often attends meetings of the D.C. Academy of Veterinary Medicine.
Dr. Bennett is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association, Maryland and Ohio Veterinary Medical Associations, and regularly attends both local and national educational courses to update her skills in veterinary medicine.
Dr. Bennett lives on a farm in the Callaway area with her husband, Mike, two children, five cats, and one dog.
Dr. Matteson was raised in a military family and has enjoyed living up and down the east coast, overseas in Italy, and in Idaho. She graduated from Kenyon College in Ohio and then from Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine. After practicing just outside of Toronto, Ontario, Canada, for two and one-half years, she moved to Southern Maryland and practiced in Calvert County. In February, 1996 she joined the Three Notch Veterinary Hospital Staff.
Dr. Matteson enjoys all aspects of veterinary medicine, but has particular interest in surgery and cardiology. In addition to her many canine and feline patients, she has additional experience and expertise with ferrets and other small mammal pets. She attends many continuing education seminars throughout the year.
Outside of practice, Dr. Matteson trains her horse and competes in various events. She enjoys many outdoor activities and her assortment of "misfit" pets. She lives in Port Republic with her husband, Johnny, and her son, Ethan.
Dr. Ironmonger was raised in Hampton, Virginia. She obtained her bachelor's degree in 1981 from the College of William and Mary in Williamsburg, Virginia, and earned her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree at the Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine in 1985. She practiced in Virginia Beach her first year out of school, then spent the next six years associated with a small animal hospital in Newport News, Virginia.
She came to St. Mary's County in September, 1992 and joined the staff of Three Notch Veterinary Hospital. She particularly enjoys internal medicine, especially cardiology and dermatology. In addition to taking care of dogs and cat patients, she has additional expertise with rabbits and other small mammal pets.
In 2006, she became Board Certified by the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners (canine and feline). She is only the fourth veterinarian in southern Maryland to achieve this distinction.