Farm Staff

Farm Staff

Vets

Offering the very best professional veterinary service and proactive farm health planning advice, our farm vets provide veterinary care to farmers and small holders across the whole region.

Dr. Kim Simkins
MA VetMB CertCHP MRCVS
Partner
Qualified 1991
Joined 1991

Dr. Michael Johnson
BVMS MRCVS
Associate 
Qualified 2008
Joined 2015

Dr. Joanne Forwood
BVMS MRCVS
Assistant
Qualified: 2006
Joined 2012

Dr. Desiree Hartman
DrMedVet MRCVS
Assistant

Qualified 2007
Joined 2015

Dr. Sarah Taylor
BA VetMB MRCVS
Assistant
Qualified 2004
Joined 2015

Farm - Support Staff

Our Farm Support Staff provide a caring and flexible service with the aim of ensuring the vet is able to visit you at the time you want and any of your enquiries are answered to your satisfaction.  Our support staff are the first point of contact for our farm clients.

Laboratory Staff

Our Lab Technicians
Our Lab Technicians

Our Practice is different to most veterinary practices in having its own fully equipped diagnostic laboratory, which is staffed by professionally qualified laboratory technicians and biochemists.  The laboratory supports our small animal, equine and farm departments.

Practice Support Staff

Our team of Support Staff ensures that the Practice is managed and run effectively and efficiently.  These include the Practice Manager, Practice Accountant and supporting accounts staff.