Dr. Danielle Nickens completed her undergraduate studies at Appalachian State University in Boone, NC where she obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in biology before receiving her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from Ross University in St. Kitts. She has been with Banfield since 2013. Dr. Nickens’ special interests include preventive medicine and soft tissue surgery. She lives in Raleigh with her husband, two children, and Labrador retriever. When not working, she enjoys traveling to the mountains and beaches of NC with her family.