Dr. Erica Skillman has always loved animals and knew from a very young age that she wanted to become a veterinarian. She has always been especially interested in the bond shared between humans and animals. Dr. Skillman attended The Ohio State University and obtained her DVM in 2018. Afterwards, she completed a small animal rotating internship at Carolina Veterinary Specialists in Charlotte, North Carolina. Dr. Skillman is a Fear Free Certified Professional and is passionate about making the emergency visit experience as low-stress as possible for her patients. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, scuba diving, playing volleyball, horseback riding, hiking with her dog, Bentley, and spending time with her two cats, Piper and Leo.