Dr. Joanna Morel grew up in South Jersey before heading north to attend the Tufts Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine in Massachusetts. Following veterinary school, she completed two years of additional training with a special emphasis on internal medicine at a referral and emergency center in Connecticut. After six years in New England, she decided to escape the cold and head south to Georgia. In her free time, she enjoys hiking, dancing, reading and is currently learning to crochet. She shares her home with the best snuggle buddy in the world, a rescue dog named Ellie Mae.