Michelle Pryor, DVM

Michelle Pryor, DVM was born and raised in Oceanside, California – she studied at San Diego State University and continued on to reach her childhood dreams of becoming a veterinarian on the beautiful island of Grenada at St. George’s University. After completing her clinical year of training at Auburn University in Alabama in 2016, she is now back in North County San Diego. Dr. Pryor has a special interest in dermatology, preventative care, and behavior.

Dr. Pryor strives to form a meaningful connection with each and every patient and client. She loves nothing more than creating a comfortable positive space in which your furry family can get the care that they need for a lifetime. Dr. Pryor shares her life with 3 dogs- a corgi, a Victorian bulldog, and a mixed breed, two cats (who are her entire world) – and her wonderful husband.


Tessa Sghiatti, DVM

Tessa Sghiatti, DVM was raised in Atlanta, Georgia. She earned her bachelor’s degree in Biology from the University of Georgia and then her DVM from the UGA College of Veterinary Medicine (Go Dawgs!). Her interests include internal medicine-specifically feline medicine, and preventative medicine. In her free time she enjoys cooking, hiking, kayaking, playing the piano, and spending time with her loving feline named Kitty.

She is compassionate about animals and their owners. Dr. Sghiatti believes the human animal bond is invaluable and is dedicated toward helping owners achieve the best care for their pets.

Dr. Sghiatti is excited to work with her team and provide exceptional care for her patients at Mohnacky Animal Hospitals.