Meet the Marion Veterinary Team


We want you to be familiar with our veterinarians and supporting team members here in Ocala. See their bios below to learn more about them! Being your pet’s primary care provider, we want you to feel at ease and know that you can turn to us whenever you need excellent care for your pet.

Meet our dedicated team.

Dr. Michael Bailey


Dr. Bailey grew up in the small town of Wauchula, Florida. He received his bachelor’s degree in zoology at Auburn University in Auburn, Alabama. He decided to stay for four more football seasons and is a 1998 graduate of Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine.
He worked in Destin and Orlando, Florida. In 2002, he became owner of Woodland Animal Clinic in DeLand and later added two more veterinary offices—Beachwood Animal Clinic in New Smyrna Beach and Volusia Woods Animal Clinic in Orange City.
He met his wife Dana while at Auburn, and they have three beautiful children. In his free time, he enjoys fishing, waterskiing, hiking, cross fit, coaching his son’s football team, and spending time with his children. He is involved with the community and is a member of the Rotary Club of downtown DeLand.