Our Team

Our caring and compassionate veterinary care team!

Meet the Veterinarians & Team of Sand Creek Animal Hospital in Albany! We’re pleased to provide exceptional vet care for your pets!

Please call us at 518-446-9171 to speak to one of our caring veterinary staff members!

    Owners/Veterinarians

  • Anne Marie Carmichael, D.V.M.

    Veterinarian

    Dr. Carmichael has been proudly operating Sand Creek Animal Hospital with her husband…
  • Matthew McDaniel, D.V.M.

    Veterinarian

    Dr. McDaniel has been proudly operating Sand Creek Animal Hospital with his wife since…

    Associate Veterinarians

  • Adele Friello, D.V.M.

    Veterinarian

    Dr. Friello joined our team in July of 2018. She attended Cornell University for both her…
  • David Sonnekalb, D.V.M.

    Veterinarian

    Dr. Sonnekalb joined our team in June of 2008. He attended the University of New Hampshire…
  • Brittany Farron, D.V.M.

    Veterinarian

    Dr. Brittany Farron joined oue team in June 2017. She received her Bachelor’s degree in…

    Licensed Veterinary Technicians

  • Laura

    Licensed Veterinary Technician

    Laura joined our team at June of 2018. Laura outside of work likes to sing, go on roller…
  • Stephen

    Licensed Veterinary Technician

    Stephen originally joined the Sand Creek team in October 2009 as a Licensed Veterinary…
  • Erin L.

    Licensed Veterinary Technician

    Erin began working at Sand Creek in November 2008. She is also a Licensed Veterinary…
  • Renee

    Licensed Veterinary Technician

    Renee joined the team at Sand Creek Animal Hospital in January 2011. She is a Licensed…
  • Jessica

    Licensed Veterinary Technician

    Jessica joined the Sand Creek team in November 2016. Outside of work, Jessica enjoys…
  • Morgan

    Licensed Veterinary Technician

    Morgan joined the Sand Creek team in June 2016. She enjoys horseback riding, swimming,…
  • Meagan

    Licensed Veterinary Technician

    Meagan is a Licensed Veterinary Technician who joined the Sand Creek team in February…

    Veterinary Assistants

  • Sam

    Veterinary Assistant

    Sam joined our team in May of 2018 as a Veterinary Assistant. Outside of work Sam enjoys…
  • Ryan

    Technician Assistant

    Ryan joined our team in June 2007 as a  Technician Assistant. He is also our Purina…
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    Hanna

    Veterinary Assistant

    Hanna joined the Sand Creek team in November 2017 as a Veterinary Assistant. Outside of…
  • Jenna

    Technician Assistant

    Jenna returned to the Sand Creek team in September 2015 as a Technician Assistant. She…
  • Blair

    Technician Assistant

    Blair became a member of the Sand Creek team in January 2014 as a Veterinary Assistant.…
  • Amelia

    Technician Assistant

    Amelia is a Technician Assistant who joined our team in September 2014. She is a graduate…
  • Peter

    Veterinary Assistant

    Peter joined the Sand Creek team as a Veterinary Assistant in May 2015. He is a graduate…
  • Sierra

    Veterinary Assistant

    We welcomed Sierra to our team in August 2015 as a Veterinary Assistant. Prior to moving…
  • Sian

    Veterinary Assistant

    Sian is a Veterinary Assistant who joined our team in April 2016.  Her family now lives…
  • Jacqueline

    Veterinary Assistant

    Jacqueline joined the Sand Creek team as a Veterinary Assistant in July 2017. Some of…
  • Erin K.

    Veterinary Assistant

    Erin K. joined our team in August 2017 as a Veterinary Assistant. Erin enjoys hiking,…

    Receptionists

  • Lauren

    Client Service Representative

    Lauren joined the Sand Creek team as a Client Service Representative in September…
  • Ashley

    Client Service Representative

    Ashley joined the Sand Creek family as a Client Service Representative in May 2015. Ashley…
  • Heather

    Client Service Representative

    Heather joined the Sand Creek team in May 2016. Heather enjoys yoga, hiking, and traveling…
  • Tammy

    Client Service Representative

    Tammy has returned to Sand Creek Animal Hospital as a Client Service Representative. She…

    Management Team

  • Seth

    Practice Manager

    Seth joined our team as the Practice Manager in July of 2018. Seth shares his home with…
  • Chrystean

    Business Manager

    Chrystean began working at Sand Creek in September of 2002.  Chrystean graduated from…