The Referral Team
Department: Soft Tissue Surgery
BVSc CertSAS MRCVS
ECVS Resident in Small Animal Surgery
Frances Bird qualified from Bristol University in 2001 and after 18 months in mixed practice, moved into purely small animal work in 2003, where she developed an interest in surgery.
She moved to Scarsdale Veterinary Group in January 2008 to work as one of the surgeons in the hospital and obtained her Royal College Certificate in Small Animal Surgery in 2008.
Frances joined the Partnership in May 2011 and is based at Pride Veterinary Centre, helping to managed the busy in-house surgical caseload and taking external referrals. She is an ECVS Resident in Small Animal Surgery, which she started in 2013.
She is happy with either orthopaedic or soft tissue surgery, but her particular interest lies in soft tissue work. In particular wound management, oncology and has a developing experience in thoracic surgery.