Dr Eirik Kvale graduated from the Norwegian School of Veterinary Science in 2011, and fulfilled his compulsory military service as a vet with the Norwegian Armed Forces Joint Medical Service in 2012. He spent 2 years working in general practice and at the Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, before joining Fitzpatrick Referrals in 2015 for a one-year surgical internship.
Eirik then worked in private practice in Norway until he returned to Fitzpatrick Referrals as a surgical resident in February 2018. He is currently enrolled on a three-year European College of Veterinary Surgeons (ECVS) approved residency programme in small animal surgery. Eirik is particularly interested in trauma surgery, fracture management and arthroscopy.