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We Are Nashville Veterinary Dermatology

Serving middle Tennessee since 2010

At Nashville Veterinary Dermatology, we know how frustrating a pet’s skin condition can be. Our goal is to find a successful and sustainable solution for your pet’s skin problems. No matter how long your pet’s skin condition has been present, we’ll work with you to find a solution.

The Team


Dr. Sarah ONeill

Dr. Sarah ONeill grew up in Pottstown, Pennsylvania. She graduated from the University of Maryland College Park in 2001 with a Bachelor of Science in Zoology. She then attended the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine, graduating Magna Cum Laude and obtaining a Veterinariae Medicinae Doctoris (VMD) in 2006. In 2007 she completed a one-year rotating internship in small animal medicine and surgery at Red Bank Veterinary Hospital in Tinton Falls, New Jersey.


Dr. ONeill completed a three-year residency in veterinary dermatology at the University of Tennes- see in 2010. She is board certified and a diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Dermatology (ACVD).


She lives with her husband, Matthew, three sons (Porter, Jameson, and Hayes), and two dogs (an English Bulldog named Moses and a Blue Heeler mix named Ranger Steve). Dr. ONeill also enjoys outdoor activities, the UK Wildcats, and Nashville Predators.


Dr. Mandy Ackermann

Dr. Ackermann was born and raised in Louisville, KY. She received her undergraduate degree in Biology and French from Vanderbilt University. She went to Auburn University for her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) and graduated Magna Cum Laude.


Dr. Ackermann completed her rotating internship at Pittsburg Veterinary Specialty and Emergency Center and finished her three-year Dermatology residency at the University of Tennessee. She is board certified and a diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Dermatology (ACVD).


Dr. Ackermann lives in downtown Nashville with her husband Landon and three dogs (two English Cream Golden Retrievers named Dougie and Stella, and a Pit Bull named Karen). She is a die hard Louisville Cardinals fan, but loves watching all kinds of sporting events. She also enjoys cooking, hiking, live music and traveling.



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