Dr. Sandi Bates is from Nashville, TN and is a 2008 graduate from The University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine. Her professional interests include preventive care and internal medicine. She has been with Banfield for over six years and thoroughly enjoys client interaction. She has a passion for advocating everyday for what is best for the pets in her care. She has a 10-year-old cat Leia and a new kitten named Izzy. Her pride and joy is her 4-year-old son, "Deuce."