Steven W. Nichols, DVM, CVA,
Steven W. Nichols, DVM, CVA, his wife Katie, their three dogs, four horses and three cats reside in Sheridan, Indiana. From an early age, animals (especially horses) were important to Dr. Nichols who was raised on a small grain-production farm in East Central Illinois.
Practicing veterinary medicine in the greater-Indianapolis area since 1991, Dr. Nichols has assisted a number of feline, canine and equine patients in re-establishing and maintaining their best health possible, (see Testimonial section for examples).
Dr. Nichols has experienced the healing benefits of Acupuncture and Complementary therapies first-hand. Having the ability to offer acupuncture, and other advanced-healing options, to clients has been extremely rewarding. Dr. Nichols is deeply committed to his patient’s health and his continued education.
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of Illinois, 1987
Certified Veterinary Acupuncturist, International Veterinary Acupuncture Society, 2006
Advanced Equine Acupuncture Course, Chi-Institute 2010
Advanced Small Animal Acupuncture Course, Chi Institute 2011
Consultant for the Indianapolis Zoo, 1995-present
Member of American Holistic Veterinary Medical Association (AHVMA)
Member of International Veterinary Acupuncture Society (IVAS)
Member of American Academy of Veterinary Acupuncture (AAVA)
Member of the International Society of Homotoxicology (ISOHH) and Homeopathy and American Society of BioRegulatory Medicine (ASBRM)
Member of American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA)
Member of Indiana Veterinary Medical Association (IVMA)
Dr. Mike Graves
Dr. Graves earned his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine degree from Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine in 1982. For over 30 years, he has been active in small animal medicine and has owned and operated over 12 small animal practices. In addition, he has managed and consulted with another 54 hospitals nationwide. Dr. Graves is an active member of the American Veterinary Medical Association, the Indiana Veterinary Medical Association, the Central Indiana Veterinary Medical Association, and a member of the American Animal Hospital Association. Dr. Graves founded Bridgeview Animal Hospital and Pet Wellness Clinics in August of 2005. Dr. Graves and his wife Barbara, a registered veterinary technician, along with their Australian Shepherds, Gabriel and Gibson, live in Fishers, IN. They have 2 adult sons, Ben and Josh.
Dr. Mark Bailey
Dr. Mark Bailey has over 20 years of practicing Veterinary Medicine in the Fishers area, specializing in companion animal healthcare. Dr. Bailey graduated from the Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 1987. Professional interests include internal medicine, ophthalmology and virology. In 1981, he graduated from Purdue University with a Masters Degree in Virology. Recently engaged, Dr. Bailey and his fiancé Darlene are making plans to marry next year. They have five children – Sara, James, Heather, Holly and Andrew. Two grandchildren – Andrea and Layla. Two dogs – Kirby and Sable, and four ‘grand dogs’ – Barnyard, Kita, Chumley and Gertie.