Dr. Nicole Laia grew up in New Mexico and California. She received her undergraduate degree from California Polytechnic State University in San Luis Obispo before moving to Tennessee to attain her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from the University of Tennessee in Knoxville.
Following graduation, she completed a one-year small animal surgical and medical internship at Carolina Veterinary Specialists in Greensboro, North Carolina. She is now happy to be part of the emergency team at Nashville Veterinary Specialists.
In her spare time, Dr. Laia enjoys spending time with friends and family, going to the lake, and hiking with her dog, Phoebe.