Our Team


David B. Daniels, DVM

David B. Daniels, DVM, was born on March 30, 1966 in Miami, FL. He attended Westminster Christian School and Baylor University prior to receiving his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from Mississippi State. He then went on to practice small animal medicine with his dad in Miami and purchased his first practice in Ormond Beach, FL. Dr. Daniels currently lives in Birmingham and owns Nall Daniels Animal Hospital & is a partner in San Juan Animal Hospital in Jacksonville, FL. He is a member of the AVMA, AAHA and FVMA. He has obtained 200 hours of continuing education. He enjoys orthopedic surgery, dermatology, cardiology, and he is trained in advanced echo cardiology. David B Daniels has been thoroughly trained in laparoscopic and endoscopic procedures. Dr. Daniels and his wife, Nina, have three children. His interests include golf, tennis, and reading. His family has two dogs, Otis and Henry, and two cats named Kitty and Sam. He and his family attend Mountain Brook Community Church.

Dr. Ashley Ballagas

Ashley W. Ballagas, DVM

Ashley W. Ballagas, DVM, was born on February 10, 1978 in Opelika, AL. She attended Auburn University where she received her Bachelor of Science degree in 2000, followed by her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine in 2004. Dr. Ballagas practiced in Florida for a year prior to becoming a practice owner. She currently resides in Birmingham and practices part time. Dr. Ballagas is a member of the AVMA and the Jefferson County VMA. She obtained training in laparoscopic surgery and endoscopy at UGA. She also enjoys dermatology, internal medicine, and soft tissue surgery. Dr. Ballagas and her husband have two children, and a corgi named Mabel. She and her family are members at Asbury Methodist Church. They enjoy Auburn Football and spending time at Lake Martin.

Dr. Amy Dunaway

Amy Dunaway, DVM

Amy Dunaway, DVM, was born June 27, 1984 in Madison, MS. After high school she attended Mississippi State University where she received her Bachelor of Science degree in 2006, followed by her DVM in 2010. Dr. Dunaway moved to Birmingham where she practiced small animal medicine for 3 years in Helena, AL before joining Nall Daniels in 2013. She enjoys internal medicine, dermatology, and diagnostic imaging. She currently resides in Pelham with her husband Chad, and their two four legged children, Belle, a terrier mix, and Monkey, a domestic short hair tabby.

Dr. Caitlin Cleary

Caitlin Cleary, DVM

Dr. Caitlin Cleary is originally from Louisville, Kentucky. She attended the University of Kentucky for her undergraduate degree, and graduated from the Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2009. She practiced in Kentucky for several years, briefly in South Florida, and moved to Birmingham in 2014. She was excited to join the Nall Daniels team in 2016. Dr. Cleary lives in Birmingham with her husband, Chris, and their son, Calvin. She has two dogs, Disco and Midas, a cat named Kitten, two koi fish (Sir Arthur Koi-nan Doyle and Koi-be Bryant) and a turtle named Scrambles.

Cody Henderson


Cody has been at Nall Daniels for almost 5 years. He enjoys being a vet tech because every day is different! He and his dog, BJ, enjoy hiking together. His favorite quote is by Robert Frost…”The woods are lovely, dark, and deep. But, I have promises to keep, and miles to go before I sleep!”



Jamie is our licensed veterinary technician. Jamie attended Auburn University and has a degree in zoology/pre-vet. She has been at Nall Daniels since December 2000. She is blessed to have worked and learned directly from Dr. Nall! In her spare time she enjoys reading, Zumba, church choir and learning more about veterinary medicine!



Mary is one of our newest members to the technician team at Nall Daniels Animal Hospital. Mary comes to us from a small animal practice in the Philadelphia area and is excited to be a part of the Nall Daniels team. Mary loves veterinary medicine because you can always “expect the unexpected.” In her free time, Mary enjoys running marathons and hiking with the her four-legged Labrador children, Mason and Cheyenne.

Matt White


Matt has been at Nall Daniels for 10 years! He has three kids: Brooklyn, Grafton, and Emma. He is a huge football fan, loves watching movies, reading comic books, and spending time with his wife, Holly.

Ruben Williams


Ruben ventured from the far away land of Corner, AL to join our staff…only because he heard that there were corgis hanging out at Nall Daniels Animal Hospital! Since that day, he and Casey have been best friends. We are so happy to have Ruben as one of our vet techs!

Bonnie Walker


Meet Bonnie, one of our receptionists! Bonnie has worked at Nall Daniels for 9 years. Her family consists of two precious kids as well as 3 dogs, 3 cats, a guinea pig, a rabbit, and 2 snakes!

Dr. Lauren Clark

Lauren Clark, DVM

Bio coming soon.

Debbie Gray


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Lauren Shouse


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Taylor Salser


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Tori Boone


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We love everyone at Nall Daniels! They are kind and compassionate and have given our dogs exceptional care. I highly recommend them!

-Cam C.

The entire staff at Nall Daniel is amazing!! They treat you and your pets like family. We absolutely love it here!! Thank you to all of you for all you have done and will continue to do for our fur babies!

-Mollie P.

Everyone was so helpful and thorough in treating Callie. They were amazingly attentive to her and helping her feel at ease. She's very nervous at the vet, but they made it as stress free for her as possible.

-EdithLyle L.


Nall Daniels Animal Hospital

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