47 members | Las Vegas, Nevada


Veterinary Medical Aromatherapy® Association (
VMAA) is elevating the veterinary profession through innovation, education,and advocacy of integrative medicine.

R.E.A.C.H.  Reach * Educate * Advance * Community* Health
The VMAA is an organization of veterinarians dedicated to the medical use of aromatherapy in animals.  The mission is to promote standards of excellence in animal aromatherapy, to provide outreach and education to veterinarians, and to promote continual improvements in Veterinary Medical Aromatherapy®.

The Tenants of Belief

-Promote Aromatherapy as a viable medical modality.
-Provide standards of therapy that enhances the health and wellbeing of animals.
-Create an alignment of all veterinary practitioners dedicated to establishing Veterinary Medical Aromatherapy®.
-Set research and practice standards for the safe and effective use of aromatherapy in a veterinary medicine.
-Create an environment of non-partisan cooperation and sharing of information.
-Provide exceptional training for professionals and the public.


-Founded in 2015.  Dr. Nancy Brandt DVM, CVC, CVA,
-The Pioneering Veterinarian in Veterinary Medical Aromatherapy®.
-Continues her quest for promoting a Holistic approach to healing.


The VMAA is an organization of veterinarians dedicated to the medical use of aromatherapy in animals. The mission is to promote standards of excellence in animal aromatherapy, to provide outreach and education to veterinarians, and to promote continual improvements in Veterinary Medical Aromatherapy.®

Education Opportunties

VMAA Member discount code - email vetmedaroma@gmail.com - for a VMAA Member SPECIAL - currently 15% off retail price for all Dr. Nancy Brandt's Veterinary Medical Aromatherapy (R) Basic Certification :
Register HERE

This program 1014-27633 is approved by the AAVSB RACE to offer a total of 24.00 CE Credits (24.00 max) being available to any one veterinarian: and/or 24.00 Veterinary Technician CE Credits (24.00 max)"
Watch for the VMAA page in each issue of the Integrative Veterinary Care Journal (IVC)! The first issue includes a Spotlight on Frankincense, a short case report and the
following pic for Name the Oil Distilled from this Plant!

The answer :

If you have a 100 word case report with pet pic regarding your experience with an essential oil,  please submit to Dr. Jodie: docjodie@animaldoctorholistic.com.

Remember, it must be non-branded and FDA compliant.

Merchandise and Book Sales

A portion of all sales of Dr. Nancy's books and courses are donated back to support VMAA. You can click here to learn more.

Online Classes

Course in the Safe and Effective Use of Therapeutic Grade Essential Oils in animals -   Facilitated by Dr. Nancy Brandt, Pioneering Veterinarian in Veterinary Medical Aromatherapy (R).
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Founding Council

Nancy Brandt DVM      President
Jodie Gruenstern DVM   Vice President 

Barbara Fox DVM               
Candace Hoke Non Vet Mbr

Bernadette Hartman DVM  
Susan Albright DVM

Janet Sears DVM          
Executive Member - Anna Doell


VMAA Member Committees.  Would you like to be on a commmitte?  Email Anna at info@vmaa.com with the committee you would like to be a part of.Committees:Heads

Research Committee: 

Candace Hoke and Bernadette Hartman

Conference Committee:

Jodie Gruenstern and Janet Sears

Membership Committee:

Susan Albright and Barbara Fox --------------------------------------------------



Natural Care Institute
PT/FT Veterinarian for Holistic Practice in Las Vegas, Nevada 
Bring your heart, hands, and knowledge.
Synergize with our exceptional team, facility, and clientele to fulfill your life’s passion of healing animals and caring for the people who love them. We seek an experienced associate with an aspiration to integrate quality care with complementary modalities.
An open mind, and a positive, compassionate demeanor is a must.
Dr. Nancy Brandt runs an integrative holistic practice and is known as the pioneering figure in veterinary medical aromatherapy. She developed the first-ever curriculum to teach safe and effective veterinary aromatherapy and has practiced some form of veterinary medicine for 33 years.
Our clinic is expanding and the ideal candidate is open to learning Dr. Brandt's Holistic approach to veterinary medicine. Experience with holistic medicine preferred, possibly certified in acupuncture, rehabilitation and chiropractic care, and a positive, compassionate attitude is required.
If you would like to join our team, please submit your resume to: DrNancy@NancyBrandtdvm.com

Contact us

Nancy Brandt
6315 S Rainbow Blvd Ste 104

Las Vegas, NV, 89118