Outstanding care for Very Important Pets
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Keynsham Veterinary Centre
52 Charlton Park
Keynsham
Bristol BS31 2ND

Call 0117 986 7700

Keynsham team

Isabel
Evans


Isabel Evans
BVMS MRCVS
Veterinary Surgeon

Isabel qualified from Glasgow in 1980 and joined Highcroft in 2006 having run the Charlton Park Veterinary Surgery in Keynsham for many years.She has a special interest in Small Animal Medicine.

When Isabel is not busy being a vet she spends much of her spare time mountaineering and rock climbing.

Rebecca
Forrest-Jones


Rebecca Forrest-Jones
BVM&S GPCertSAM MRCVS
Veterinary Surgeon, Vet Manager

Rebecca qualified from Edinburgh University in 2006 and joined Highcroft in 2010 having worked with us as a locum vet beforehand.

Rebecca is shares her time between our Whitchurch Hospital and Keynsham Veterinary Centre and holds a General Practitioner Certificate in Small Animal Medicine, which is also her area of special interest. 

Natasha
Watts


Natasha Watts
RVN
Head Nurse

Natasha joined Highcroft in 1992 and qualified as a veterinary nurse in 1999.

As our head nurse, Natasha looks after the pharmacy and the nursing staff, ensuring that our high standard of clinical care is maintained. She is currently studying for a management qualification with the Chartered Institute of Management. Natasha also works closely with the Bristol League for Cats (rescue charity), helping them where she can and liaising with them on our behalf.

Janine
Fletcher


Janine Fletcher
RVN
Veterinary Nurse

Janine qualified as a veterinary nurse in 1986 and joined Highcroft in 2006 as Head Nurse at Keynsham Veterinary Centre.

As head nurse, Janine helps to organize the nursing duties and ensures that we maintain our high clinical standards. Janine is particularly interested in hand-rearing orphaned animals, many of which have been rescued by members of the public and brought into the surgery - she has hand reared owls, squirrels, hedgehogs, rabbits, kittens and puppies before finding new homes for them.

Natalie
Rey


Natalie Rey
RVN
Veterinary Nurse

Natalie qualified as a veterinary nurse in 1999 and joined Highcroft with Keynsham Veterinary Centre (formerly Charlton Park) in 2006. She continues to work at our Keysham surgery helping the vets in surgery and looking after our clients and their pets on reception. Natalie is always happy to give advice to clients on pet related topics such as diet, worming and flea control, behaviour etc.

Teresa
Thatcher


Teresa Thatcher
Senior Receptionist and Training Co-ordinator

Teresa joined Highcroft in 2006 as a receptionist at Stockwood moving to our Keynsham branch in 2007 before becoming the branches senior receptionist in 2014.  In 2015 she also became senior receptionist for our Stockwood surgery and took on the role of trainer. Teresa is responsible for receptionist and product training.  

She has a cat called Twinkle and a Cairn Terrier called Percy.

Amanda
Heslop


Amanda Heslop
Receptionist

Amanda joined Highcroft in April 2016 as a receptionist and is based at our Keynsham Veterinary Centre and also covers our Highcroft Hospital in Whitchurch.  She helps with booking appointments, answering clients queries and looking after pet owners in reception.

She has a cat called Tabby and enjoys keep fit and spending time with family.

Lisa
Rees


Lisa Rees
Receptionist

Lisa joined Highcroft in November 2014 as a receptionist at our Keynsham Veterinary Centre. As a receptionist she helps with booking appointments, answering client queries and looking after pet owners in reception. Lisa has previous experience with animals having worked at a kennels and has also completed an animal care course.

She has two cats Socks and Jerry and has 'adopted' four kittens from a stray that she has been looking after. In her spare time, Lisa enjoys eating out and shopping.

Julie
Brodie


Julie Brodie
Practice Manager - Longwell Green area branches

Julie joined us in February 2014 and gained hands on experience in many of our branch surgeries in the lead up to becoming our head receptionist at Shirehampton Village Vets. In Jan 2015, Julie took on the role of Head of Reception, responsible for all the receptionists across the group.

Julie has now been promoted to Practice Manager for our branches in Longwell Green, Keynsham, Stockwood and Brislington.

Julie has a Westie who is 'very spoilt'. In her spare time Julie enjoys dining out, cinema and reading.



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