Dr. Michelle Mills grew up in Port Jefferson Station, New York and now lives in Hoboken, New Jersey. She earned an undergraduate degree from St. Bonaventure University, and later a DVM degree from Ross University. Dr. Mills then finished her clinics at Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University. She has special veterinary interests in endocrinology, soft tissue surgery, and preventative care.

At home, Dr. Mills has two cats, Paisley and Wally, both rescued from St. Kitts. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, kayaking, baking, painting, and horse back riding.