Nikyda Aeschliman, DVM has been with Apple Grove since March of 2017. Worked at a small animal practice in Mt. Pleasant, MI the year prior to joining the Apple Grove team. Dr. Aeschliman grew up in Gladwin, MI and graduated from Henry Ford Community College with an associate's degree in pre­-professional biology in 2009. Later, she graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Biology/Physiology from Northern Michigan University in 2011. Dr. Aeschliman then earned a DVM degree from Michigan State in 2016.

Her hobbies include playing volleyball, visiting the great lakes, watching sports, being outside, hiking, kayaking and camping. She has two dogs at home including a chihuahua named Chief and a German shepherd named Coco.