Sheila Connelly, DVM

Dr. Sheila Connelly DVM


Dr. Sheila Connelly graduated from the University of Wisconsin at Madison and earned her Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine from University of Minnesota in 1986. For over 30 years, she has loved to practice small companion animal medicine, including the past 7 years in Chattanooga area.

She enjoys preventative care and performing soft tissue surgeries and is completing the “Fear Free” certification to make vet appointments less stressful on the patient and owner.

Dr. Connelly lives in East Brainerd with her husband Steve Yolitz and their three daughters, 4 dogs, 3 cats and several fish and aquatic frogs. Outside the vet hospital, she enjoys crafts, sewing, cooking, volunteering with animal rescue group that treats foster dogs and has a passion for riding her two Tennessee Walking horses.