Barney's Pharmacy is more than your traditional apothecary.
"Our mission is to serve the greater Augusta area with a Christian heart. We provide efficient affordable services as we strive to promote the profession of Pharmacy through education and ingenuity."
Barney's Pharmacy is an independently owned and operated full-service pharmacy that has been serving the South Augusta and Central Savannah River Areas for more than 50 years. Although Barney's takes pride in its friendly, hometown atmosphere, our approach to patient wellness and healthcare technology is big city style!
Our pharmacy and staff have grown over the years, thanks to many old and new loyal customers. The longevity of our pharmacy comes from our commitment to quality patient care and unsurpassed customer service. Barney's is where you get more than just a prescription!
Meet our Pharmacists
Barry S. Bryant, RPh
Mr. Bryant is the owner and president of Barney’s Pharmacy. He is a graduate of the University of Georgia’s College of Pharmacy.
Vanessa K. Hoffman, Pharm.D., CGP
Dr. Hoffman is the chief pharmacist for Barney’s Long Term Care and specializes in compounding. She is also a certified mastectomy fitter, certified geriatric pharmacist, and a graduate of the University of South Carolina’s College of Pharmacy.
Brittany Smith, Pharm.D.
Dr. Smith specializes in business management and compounding. She is a graduate of the University of South Carolina’s College of Pharmacy.
David D. Pope, Pharm.D., CDE
Dr. Pope is the Editor-in-Chief of Creative Pharmacist, and he is the director of the Diabetes and Wellness Center. He is a certified diabetes educator, oversees the monthly Sweet Spot and Healthy Heart Classes, and is a graduate of the University of Georgia College of Pharmacy
Jake Galdo, Pharm.D., BCPS, CGP
Dr. Galdo is our onsite Clinical Pharmacy Educator. He manages all of Barney’s Pharmacy’s academic endeavors and clinical innovations.
Cara Jones Dantzler, Pharm.D.
Dr. Dantzler-Jones specializes in bioidentical hormone replacement therapy, compounding, and diabetes. She is a graduate of the South Carolina College of Pharmacy.
M. Taylor Bridges, Pharm.D.
Dr. Bridges specializes in asthma education and COPD. He is a graduate of the University of Georgia College of Pharmacy and the manager of the Peach Orchard store.
LeAnn O'Neill, Pharm.D. Prior to joining Barney’s Pharmacy Dr. O’Neill completed a PGY1 Pharmacy Residency at W.G. Bill Hefner VA Medical Center in Salisbury, North Carolina. She has a focus in geriatrics and is a graduate of the University of Georgia College of Pharmacy.
Ashley London, Pharm.D.
Dr. London is a graduate of Mercer College of Pharmacy. She is actively involved in state pharmacy associations.
Barney’s in Louisville is a proud store in our Independent pharmacy collective. Owner and president Mr. Bryant is from Louisville.
Tom Armistead, RPh
Mr. Armistead has spent most of his career as a pharmacist in Louisville. Chances are he will know your name. Mr. Armistead is a graduate of the University of Georgia College of Pharmacy.
Jimmy Fleming, RPh
Mr. Fleming is a co-owner of Barneys in Louisville. As a long time member of the community he is happy to answer any medication question you have. Mr. Fleming is a graduate of the University of Georgia College of Pharmacy.
Barney’s in Wrens is conveniently located in the center of town. Our Wrens location offers Delivery, Drive Thru and of course Local friendly service.
Brent Hudson, Pharm.D.
Dr. Hudson is co-owner of both Barney’s in Wrens and Louisville. He enjoys living and serving in his community! He is a graduate of the University of Georgia College of Pharmacy.
Barney’s in Grovetown is our newest location and we are happy to join the growing community!
Stephanie R. Tankersley, Pharm.D.
Dr. Bryant is the chief pharmacist for our Grovetown location and she specializes in health and wellness with a focus on exercise education. She is a graduate of the University of South Carolina’s Colleges of Pharmacy.
Anna Williams, Pharm.D.
Dr. Williams cares about her patients. She is passionate about patient counseling for all aspects of pharmacy and strides to learn all topics in women's health. “I really like talking to my patients and making sure they are aware of what they are taking and for what purpose and what side effects to watch out for.” She is a graduate of the University of Georgia College of Pharmacy.
Serenity - Augusta Location
Barney's at Serenity is conveniently located on the campus of Serenity Behavioral Health Systems. Connected to the outpatient clinic, Barney's at Serenity is a "one-stop shop" for patients to fill prescriptions after their clinic appointments. This location is a full-service pharmacy with a specialized focus on psychiatric medications. Some of our services include medication synchronization, compliance ("bubble") packing, and medication therapy management.
Ashlee Riggs, Pharm.D.
Dr. Riggs is the chief pharmacist of Barney's at Serenity. After graduating with a Doctor of Pharmacy from the South Carolina College of Pharmacy in 2012, she completed the South Carolina College of Pharmacy postgraduate residency affiliated with Barney's Pharmacy. She specializes in psychiatric pharmacy practice.