Meet Our Team

Caring, Professional, Unrivalled

At Mayow Vets our professional team of vets and nurses care passionately about animals and treat every patient as a sentient being. Every member of our team is hand selected for their compassion and ability to go above and beyond for our clients. They have the skills to provide a timely diagnosis and first-class veterinary treatment.

Vets

Veterinary Surgeon

Corina

Qualifying in Dublin in 2013 ,Corina joined our busy Vet Team in early January 2019 after spending many of her practising years gaining a huge amount of experience in both medicine and surgery in South London.

Considered one of South London’s best all round General Practitioner vets, Corina is a both an excellent advanced sonographer (ultrasound) and highly competent soft tissue surgeon. Currently undertaking a further certificate to gain an advanced veterinary qualification specifically in surgery, Corina can often be found in theatre at both our Mayow Veterinary Surgery and our hospital in Streatham.

Being an OV Practioner means Corina is available to give advice and issue passports/export certificates to small animal companions wanting to travel

Corina usually works Monday to Friday. Book your appointment to see wonderful Corina.

Corina MRCVS:

Veterinary Surgeon

Rachel

Rachel is our very own Royal College graduate and has been practising in London since 2016. Since joining us in 2018 Rachel has furthered her keen interest in ultrasound and developing her cardiac scanning ability, complimenting her passion for taking medicine cases forward when they require further investigation!
Having a very keen interest in client care and relationships, Rachel loves nothing more than being in consult with both regular and new pets – there’s no hiding in theatre for Rachel, however, she still very much enjoys time for routine and soft tissue surgery.
Away from the surgery Rachel’s interest are travelling around Asia, America and Africa, rock climbing and art.

Rachel usually works on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. Book your appointment to see wonderful Rachel.

Rachel:

Veterinary Surgeon

Melania

Melania has been practising in London since 2016 and is an integral part of our award winning London Vets Team who won London’s Best Vet 2020!

Mel qualified in Italy in 2012 and decided upon pursing a role treating pets in London to enhance her excellent knowledge of both surgery and medicine.  Mel is currently furthering her surgical skill by undertaking an advanced certificate in small animal surgery which means she’s spending a lot of time in our busy operating theatre!  Still greatly enjoying the interaction with pets and their owners, Mel takes pride in managing complex cases and building excellent relationships with all our clients.

An immensely proficient small animal practitioner, Mel is confident in all routine soft tissue surgery, radiology and ultrasound.

Away from the surgeries and when she’s not studying for her further certificate qualification, Mel enjoys running a journal club where vets can discuss ideas and challenging cases!

Melania usually works on Monday and Thursday. Book your appointment to see wonderful Melania!

Melania MRCVS:

Veterinary Surgeon

Tanith

Qualifying from the prestigious Pretoria, South Africa in 2016, Tanith joined our experienced Vet Team in 2019.

Initially practising at our UK Vet of the Year winning hospital in Kent, Tanith has broadened her client base and from 2020 can be found in our London Surgeries as well as still spending time every Thursday at our The Manor Vets in Kent.

From Tanith’s exciting time spent post qualifying in South Africa and her experience working at our busy hospital’s in London and Kent, Tanith is a highly proficient general practitioner who enjoys all aspects of veterinary medicine, diagnostics, eye surgery and soft tissue surgery.

Being an OV Practitioner means Tanith is readily available to give advice and issue passports/export certificates to pets wanting to travel.

Outside of the surgeries Tanith’s huge passion for small animal companions extends to her adorable rescue puppy Toto (who often tags along with her to work!). Tanith enjoys returning home to South Africa to see family and also travelling the UK visiting cities and taking in our heritage.

 

Tanith MRCVS:

Veterinary Surgeon

Harriett

Qualifying from the prestigious Massey university in 2016 Harriett has proudly joined our London’s Best Vet 2020 team directly from New Zealand.

Harriett’s first years as a veterinary surgeon were spent in a busy veterinary hospital in Hawkes Bay, New Zealand with vast experience gained in first opinion veterinary medicine and soft tissue surgery.  Harriett is also extremely confident with emergency surgery having many years experience of being the first port of call back home!

Priding herself on practicing gold-standard medicine and client care, Harriett enjoys meeting new clients in consultations as well as performing more complex surgeries in theatre.

Harriett is based between our Wimbledon Surgery on a Tuesday and Thursday and our Streatham Hill Hospital on Wednesday’s and Friday’s.

Outside of veterinary life, Harriett enjoys playing football, running, trekking and exploring what the UK and Europe have to offer!

Harriett:

Veterinary Surgeon

Mary Louise

Mary Louise graduated from the University College in Dublin in 2011 and has since been fortunate to gain a multitude of high level surgical and medicine experience in many prestigious hospitals around the UK.

Working in London since 2018 Mary Louise has vast experience in advanced ultrasound, complex medicine investigations, soft tissue surgery and dental procedures which require a more sophisticated technique.   Mary Louise will shortly be completing an advanced qualification in Small Animal Medicine which will ehance her knowledge to diagnose and treat more involved medicine cases.

As a valued member of our London’s Best Vet 2020 Team, Mary Louise’s experienced is much respected in consultations at our Streatham Hill hospital and our Mayow Veterinary Surgery.    She can be found at our Streatham Hill hospital Monday to Wednesday and Thursday’s and Friday’s at our Mayow Veterinary Surgery.

Outside of the vets, Mary Louise enjoys writing articles for national newspapers (on veterinary matters!) and playing the piano accordion!

Mary Louise:

Nursing Team

Veterinary Nurse

Robert

Robert has been with us since January 2014 having worked for another small animal practice in London for seven years before joining our team.
Robert has a keen interest in dog handling and dietary management and has a lovely two-year-old cat called Jazz who is a Russian Blue Cross.
In his spare time Robert enjoys classical literature, learning Polish and making wooden clocks.

Robert:

Veterinary Nurse

Annika

Annika gained her Veterinary Nurse Diploma in her homeland, Finland in 2003.
Upon completion she moved to Spain, where she gained lots of experience while working in various referral hospitals before moving to England in 2010 to further her career.
Annika is very passionate about her profession and has become the first Finnish Vet Nurse to register with the RCVS.

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Trainee Veterinary Nurse

Sian

After leaving school Sian attended college and studied Animal Care and Animal Management. Whist at college she worked at her local veterinary surgery as a Saturday receptionist. Sian joined Mayow Veterinary Surgery in April 2013 as a student veterinary nurse.
Sian is very close to finishing her studies for her diploma in Veterinary Nursing.
Sian enjoys spending time with her family and friends and caring for her three dogs Riley, Gracie and her Mayow rescue dog, Poppy and her three cats Toffee, Treacle and Tilly.

Sian:

Veterinary Care Assistant

Courteney

Courteney has been working as a Veterinary Care Assistant since 2015 alongside completing her Level 3 Extended diploma in Animal Management.
She has also been involved in many charity events – specifically for Siberian Husky Welfare.
In her free time, she enjoys spending time with family and friends and caring for her four Huskies; Jake, Cody, Bowie and Bear.
Courteney would love to see the world and eventually qualify as a Veterinary Nurse.

Courteney:

Student Veterinary Nurse

Emily

Emily is currently in the final year of studying veterinary nursing at Central College of Animal Studies.
She have worked in veterinary practices for the last 5 years and have developed a keen interest in inpatient care and ultrasonography.
Through college she have had the opportunity to learn to handle many exotic animals from baby corn snakes to tree frogs.
In the future Emily hopes to work with more exotic animals through their increasing popularity.
In her free time, Emily enjoys spending time at the gym or looking after her dog and adoptive chinchilla.

Emily:

Reception

Debbie

Debbie joined us in 2018 as our full time receptionist, working alongside Tina and Zoey.
Debbie has five, yes five, rescue cats, Max, Darcy, Sam, Fraiser and Bruce. Debbie loves horses, running and log cabin holidays in the forests.

Debbie:

Veterinary Nurse

Demi

Demi is a final year student veterinary nurse who joined our team in 2019.   At our DNA Vetcare Awards 2019 she proudly won the much acclaimed Student Nurse of the Year Award!   She has a keen interest in inpatient care and especially older patients. Demi shares her home with an array of rescue animals including a dog called Astrid, 3 cats, two tarantulas and a royal python.
When she is not in the surgeries, Demi enjoys creative crafts including pottery and sewing.

Demi:

Customer Care Team

Practice Manager

Lauren

Lauren trained at the Royal Veterinary College, where she studied the BSc Honours degree in Veterinary Nursing. She qualified as a Registered Veterinary Nurse in 2011 and has experience in private, referral and charity veterinary nursing. Lauren worked as a Senior Nurse at Battersea Dogs & Cats Home for four years and joined us in early 2017 as our Regional Head Nurse.
Lauren is now Practice Manager, which blends her management and nursing training. Incredibly she has even managed to find time to study for a certificate in Emergency and Critical Care!
Lauren has fostered dogs and cats from Battersea and has hand-reared orphan puppies and kittens. Lauren is also proud mum to Albert the cat.

Lauren:

Receptionist

Tina

Tina has been Mayow’s receptionist since December 2005. Prior to that she has worked in another small animal practice in the South East. In her spare time Tina enjoys spending time outdoors either walking her dog Daisy or riding her horse Indie.

Tina:

Receptionist

Zoey Oakes

Zoey has been a familiar face on reception since 2016! Zoey can be found smiling away on reception on Thursday and Friday, when she is not with us she is taking care of her son Jesse.
Luckily for us she loves to bake and in her spare time she cooks and takes care of her Husky, Dexter.

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