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Veterinary Ophthalmologist - Lumbry Park Veterinary Specialists

Practice Site:
  • Lumbry Park (Alton)

Alton, Hampshire


Lumbry Park Veterinary Specialists is a large multidisciplinary referral hospital providing veterinary referral services across the South of England including London and the Thames Valley. Our services include Ophthalmology, Orthopaedic surgery, Neurology and Neurosurgery, Internal Medicine, Soft Tissue Surgery, Cardiology, and Diagnostic Imaging. The hospital is an ISFM gold feline clinic and was awarded the BVHA design award for an outstanding working environment. We are part of CVS (UK) Ltd, the largest provider of integrated veterinary services in the UK; the referrals division currently operates eight referral hospitals in the UK and Ireland.


We are looking for a board-certified or eligible Ophthalmologist on a full or part time basis – a standard working week for clinicians at LPVS is 4 days


We offer a first class Ophthalmology service with comprehensive diagnostic and treatment facilities including ultrasound, ERG, CT and MRI, and phacoemulsification for cataract surgery.


Dedicated to providing an outstanding service to our clients and the very best care for their pets, our ophthalmologists provide the following services:


  • The medical management of all ocular diseases including dry eye, uveitis and glaucoma
  • Eyelid surgeries – routine (entropion/ectropion) and complex
  • ‘Cherry eye' surgery
  • Surgery for the removal of abnormal eyelashes (cryosurgery, sharp surgery)
  • Management of ocular trauma/removal of foreign bodies
  • Cataract and lens luxation surgeries
  • Investigation of ocular tumours
  • Investigation of sudden onset blindness
  • Investigation of neuro-ophthalmic disease


You will be working alongside a residency trained Ophthalmologist and you will be supported by experienced diplomates in orthopaedic surgery, soft-tissue surgery, internal medicine, anaesthesia, emergency and critical care, neurology and cardiology. Our state-of-the-art facilities include on-site Siemens 1.5T MRI, Siemens 16-slice CT, Esaote MyLab One ultrasound and C-arm image intensifier. 


For further information or informal enquiries please contact Clinical Director Colin Driver & our Ophthalmologist Denise Moore

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Lumbry Park (Alton)
Selborne Road, Alton, Hampshire, United Kingdom, GU34 3HL
  • Salary:
    Attractive Salary + Benefits
  • Practice:
    Lumbry Park Veterinary Specialists
  • City:
  • Job Type:
    Full-Time, Part-Time
  • Employment Type:
  • Application Closing Date:
    30 November 2020
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