grew up in Bairnsdale until the age of 9. During her childhood, she watched James Herriot
in All Creatures Great & Small and dreamed of becoming a veterinarian.

veterinary areas of interest include cattle medicine & surgery, small animal endocrinology
and pocket pets.

 is distinguished by her qualifications which lead her to our practice. These include
graduating university with 2 degrees, Animal Science at Latrobe University in 2003 where she
received honours in Johnes disease research and Veterinary Science at university of QLD in
2010 where she received honours.

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Dr Mark Neilan
BVSc Dip.An.Chiro

Mark graduated from University of Queensland in 1978 and immediately commenced work in
Victoria in dairy and equine practice.

After years of finding that conventional treatments didn’t always meet the needs of his
patients and clients he did post graduate studies through RMIT and became qualified as an
Animal Chiropractor. He now finds that the combination of veterinary and chiropractic skills
allow him to provide a wider range of treatment options for patients.
Dr Saravanan Baskaran

Sarav has been qualified as a veterinarian since 2004 and working with us since September

He has become renowned for his happy, gentle & caring manner & is popular with patients and
their owners.

He’s currently doing post graduate study in acupuncture to be better able to assist animals
with pain management and chronic illnesses.

Meet Our Team