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Broadening RVN career horizons

Lucy Montague is clinical nurse lead at Fitzpatrick Referrals Orthopaedics and Neurology. She joined straight after graduating from the RVC, and this year celebrates her tenth anniversary. Here, Lucy tells…

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In conversation with Dr Iain Grant

Dr Iain Grant joined Fitzpatrick Referrals Oncology and Soft Tissue in Guildford, Surrey in January 2018 as Senior Clinician in Medical Oncology and Research. Q. Why did you decide to…

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Client Column: Our Millie by Sarah Baxter

Our Millie, By Sarah Baxter Our Miniature Dachshund, Millie, was just two months away from turning four when I noticed she was starting to show symptoms of IVDD (Intervertebral Disc Disease).…

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Meet the team – Osteoarthritis Clinic

Our Osteoarthritis Clinic, based at the Fitzpatrick Referrals Orthopaedics and Neurology referral practice in Eashing, Surrey, is run by a team of dedicated professionals who all share their expertise to…

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A day in the life of a Senior Nurse Clinician

Senior Nurse Clinician Jessica Barnes works at Fitzpatrick Referrals Oncology and Soft Tissue hospital in Guildford. Jess has shared a typical day in her nursing role for World Veterinary Awareness Month…

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A day in the life of an Orthopaedic Nurse

Orthopaedic Nurse Practitioner Sarah King has shared her account of a typical day in her nursing role at our specialist veterinary practice in Eashing, Surrey. We’ll be sharing more blogs by…

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Meet our Interns – Erika

Our team of interns at Fitzpatrick Referrals are veterinary surgeons undertaking a 12-month supervised rotation with us to improve their understanding of specialist treatment and care in their chosen disciplines. Interns…

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Client Column: Our Stan by Ellie Swinyard

Our Stan, by Ellie Swinyard Stan, aka Stanley Panley, is our handsome 12-year-old Staffordshire Bull Terrier. He has been a much-loved member of our family since he first came home…

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