Meet our Doctors
Our doctors are extremely dedicated to protecting the health and well-being of your animals both through investigative and preventative medicine! Below you will find a little bit about our amazing veterinarians at EVC.
Dr. François R. Miquel
Dr. Francois is a graduate of the National Veterinary School in Lyon, France and has an advanced degree in microbiology. His special interest is in small animal and exotic animal surgery. He is a graduate of the ECFVG program and did his U.S. Clinical training at Iowa State University. Dr. Francois is a native of Grenoble, France. He became co-owner with his wife, Dr. Elizabeth, when they purchased the practice from Dr. Forrest in 1997.
Dr. Shannon Bradley
Dr. Shannon grew up in Vermont and received her degree in Animal Science from UVM. She then went on to earn her degree in veterinary medicine from The Ohio State University. Before joining Essex Veterinary Center Dr. Shannon used to practice mixed animal medicine (large and small animals) but now focuses on small animals exclusively. Outside of work she enjoys spending time with her family and spoiling her dog, Sochi. Dr. Shannon joined the practice in January 2016.
Dr. Elizabeth B. Miquel
Dr. Elizabeth is a graduate of Yale University and the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine. Her special interest is in internal medicine cases for all species including small mammals and reptiles. She is a member of the Association of Reptilian and Amphibian Veterinarians (ARAV). Dr. Elizabeth and Dr. Francois met in surgery at the University of Pretoria Veterinary College in Onderstepoort, South Africa. Dr. Elizabeth is from Rumson, NJ and worked on wall street for 10 years prior to attending veterinary school. Dr. Elizabeth became co-owners of Essex Veterinary Center with her husband, Francois, when they purchased the practice from Dr. Forrest in 1997.
Dr. Nick Sherman
Dr. Sherman grew up in New York and received his degree in pre-veterinary from University of New Hampshire. He then went on to earn his veterinary degree at Cornell University in Ithaca, NY. He has a special interest in surgery and dentistry. In his free time he enjoys spending time with his dog, Abe and being entertained by his nephew. Dr. Sherman joined the practice in February 2018.