Dr Mark Tonzing MRCVS
BVSc(Hons) MACVSc(SA Surgery)
Mark Tonzing graduated with honours from the University of Melbourne in 1993. He pursued a career in surgery and in 2000 was duly admitted as a member of the ACVSc by examination in small animal surgery. He undertook specialist residency training in orthopaedics & spinal surgery at the internationally recognised Willows Referral Service between 2002 and 2005 & has worked in specialist referral centres for ten years as an orthopaedic & neurosurgeon.
Mark has extensive experience in all aspects of canine and feline orthopaedics and spinal surgery, including significant experience in canine and feline hip replacement. His team performed the United Kingdom’s first feline total hip replacement, and subsequently the world's first bilateral feline total hip replacement.
Mark has contributed to and co-authored several scientific publications and in 2005 the British Veterinary Orthopaedic Association awarded him the Lesley Vaughan prize for original orthopaedic research. He has presented research at international scientific meetings and lectured to vets in the United Kingdom, continental Europe and Australia.
Dr Romilly Haslam MRCVS
BVSc(Hons) GPCert(SA Surgery)
Romilly graduated with distinction from The University of Bristol in 2003. She completed a small animal internship at Wey Referrals in 2006, and in 2009 obtained a certificate in small animal surgery. Romilly is currently studying for her certificate in small animal medicine. Romilly’s primary role is as a surgical assistant for more complex procedures. She can also assume the role of anaesthetist where an assistant is not required, allowing our team to work independently of your staff, should they be required elsewhere.