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Heather Sims in Houston, TX

Meet The Feline Medical Center's newest Veterinarian, Dr. Nicole Martell-Moran!

Dr. Moran graduated with honors from Central Michigan University in 2005 with a Bachelor of Science in Biology with a Chemistry minor. She then went on to graduate from the Michigan State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2009 while simultaneously earning a Master's degree in Veterinary Public Health through the University of Minnesota. Dr. Moran is also a Veterinary Medical Officer in the USDA's National Animal Health Emergency Response Corps, responding to national and international emergencies and disease outbreaks that involve companion animals and livestock. She is an active member of the American Association of Feline Practitioners and the International Veterinary Academy of Pain Management. She has a special interest in nutrition, pain management and dentistry.

Dr. Moran grew up in Northeastern Michigan and practiced small animal and feline-only medicine in the Indianapolis area from 2009-2017. In her spare time, she enjoys hiking, gardening, genealogy research, traveling with her husband, and spoiling her cats.

Dr. Moran is an active participant in the Paw Project and hopes to help cats live healthier more stress and pain-free lives.