Dr. Julie Sickels was born and raised in Easton, PA and completed her undergraduate studies in marine biology at Eckerd College in St. Petersburg, Florida. She graduated from St. George's University School of Veterinary Medicine in 2015 and started her veterinary career at a small clinic in Clearwater. She joined the Banfield team in May 20016. Dr. Sickels enjoys everything from internal medicine, to dermatology, to surgery. In her free time, Dr. Sickels enjoys exercise, scuba diving, and paddle boarding with her dogs, Jane, a terrier mix with a beard, and Ziggy, a 100lb, tall golden retriever.