Dr. Nell Dopson Tillis

Dr. Nell Dopson Tillis is an Atlanta native. She graduated from the University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine in 1984. She received her undergraduate degree from Furman University graduating Magna Cum Laude. She has practiced in the Atlanta area since graduation. She has been on the Board of the Greater Atlanta Veterinary Medical Society and has been active in the Georgia Veterinary Medical Society. She has a Hairless Chinese Crested dog named Howie and a cat named Elvis. She is married to David Tillis and attends Johns Creek United Methodist Church. You may catch her running on the streets of Alpharetta or attending the activities of her three young adult children, Blake, Brent and Brooke.

Dr. Donna Adams

Dr. Donna Adams is a 1985 graduate of the University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine. She also received her undergraduate degree from the University of Georgia. She and Dr. Tillis became friends playing softball together in vet school. She practiced in Tucker for 10 years before opening Ivy Hill Animal Hospital with Dr. Tillis. She has served on committees in the Georgia Veterinary Medical Society, and served as president of the Dekalb Veterinary Society. Dr. Adams was a Girl Scout leader for thirteen years and is proud that six girls in the troop earned their Gold Award. She attends Duluth First United Methodist Church. Dr. Adams is currently raising a service dog named Yan and has a cat named Reba. In her spare time you may find her in the gym or on the tennis court.

Dr. Connor Ifkovits

Dr. Connor Ifkovits graduated with honors from the North Carolina State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2019. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Connor is originally from Michigan, but relocated to Charlotte, North Carolina when he was a teenager. He has a Lab/Boxer mix named Murph. In his free time, he enjoys playing ice hockey and watching Braves and Tar Heel baseball.


Ivy Hill Animal Hospital

10030 Medlock Bridge Road

Johns Creek, GA 30097

770-418-1122

Appointments Preferred

Hospital Hours

Monday through Friday 7:30 AM to 6:00 PM

Saturday 8:00 AM to 12:00 Noon