Mon to Fri 8.00am-7.00pm
Sat 9.30am-1.00pm
OPENING TIMES: Mon to Fri 8.00am-7.00pm Sat 9.30am-1.00pm
T: 01278 459913

Meet the team

The Vets

  • Jaan Bartels Director BSc (hons) BVSc MRCVS Clinical Coach, Clinical Director
  • Berni Czajkowska DVS MRCVS Veterinary Surgeon

With a wealth of experience, our vets have interests in all things furry, feathery or scaly! Jaan has an interest in orthopaedics, we area also happy to treat all small animals, birds, exotic and reptilian species. If you bring it along we will aim to make it better! Berni after six in practice has developed an interest in Cardiology and Opthalmology, Berni also enjoys soft tissue surgery and diagnostic imaging.

Practice Management and Administration Team

  • Kate Bartels Practice Manager, RVN, BSc(hons) GEOL/GIS, GDPR Representative

Kate is involved in all aspects of the practice from nurse training to practice development. She also works with the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons to examine veterinary nurse students for their practical exams which take place all over the country.

Customer Care and Administration Team

  • Julie Gardner
  • Gemma Wilson

Julie and Gemma bring experience in animal, service and medical industries. They will be happy to assist you when you first arrive at the practice.

Nursing Team

  • Clare Stephens Head Nurse RVN Clincial Coach
  • Kate Bartels RVN Clinical Coach BSc(hons) GEOL/GIS
  • Leanne Pengelly VCA SVNI
  • Olivia Gilbert VCA
  • Jordan Brice VCA trainee

We have a professional and enthusiastic team of nursing staff. Kate has been in practice for well over 30 years. She has been involved in training nurses for over 20 years.  Clare, Leanne  and Olivia  are caring and compassionate nurses.The nursing team have over 50 years of veterinary nursing experience between them, and are dedicated members of the team.

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