Carothers Pkwy Veterinary Clinic is owned and operated by Dr. William Thor Rye. Dr. Rye has been practicing medicine in the Nashville area since 2003 and is extremely proud to share his vision of veterinary medicine with you in his new facility. He is currently serving as the President of the Nashville Academy of Veterinary Medicine and is a member of the TVMA and the AVMA.

Dr. Rye was born and raised in New Orleans. From there, he joined the United States Navy and became part of the Navy Ceremonial Honor Guard. During his time spent in the service, Dr. Rye was part of the Silent Drill Team, Navy Colors and Arlington Escort, honoring hundreds of veterans laid to rest in Arlington National Cemetery. Thanks to his dedication, he also achieved a White House Clearance enabling him to carry out ceremonies for the President of the United States