Our staff


Ann Robinson BVM&S MRCVS
Director/ Veterinary Surgeon

Ann is an Edinburgh graduate, qualified as a Vet in 1992 and has been working in Worcestershire for over 20 years caring for animals of all species.

She shares her knowledge, experience and expertise in all she does and continues to provide an amazing work atmosphere at Henwick.

Ann has the ability to manage everything fantastically at 100mph, she is passionate about delivering a family friendly, approachable service to all and she is very much looked up to by the team.

In her spare time, she enjoys hand rearing the calves at home and watching her daughters compete at horse shows.

Jeremy Hall BVMS (Hons) MRCVS
Director/ Veterinary Surgeon

Jeremy is a Glasgow graduate and qualified as a Vet in 2008. Born in Worcester and raised in Bewdley, he's proud of staying local and helping Worcestershire pets and owners.

Jeremy is straight talking and committed at Henwick and works hard to ensure he gives the greatest care to the animals he treats.

He enjoys the challenge of not only improving the current scope of services offered at Henwick Vets, but very much enjoys being a ‘Handyman’ behind the scenes improving the technology of the practice!

In his spare time, Jeremy enjoys a lot of DIY, cycling and Geocaching with his daughter.

 

Kate Perkins BVMS MRCVS
Assistant Veterinary Surgeon

Kate is a Royal Veterinary College London graduate and qualified as a Vet in 2009. Kate has worked at Henwick Vets since 2015.

Kate is a valued member of the team who enjoys the variety of cases we see at Henwick and obtaining a diagnosis and treating those complicated cases.

At home, she enjoys helping on her family farm with her cows and in her spare time she can be found cooking and walking her dog in the countryside.

Sarah Jones BVSC MRCVS
Assistant Veterinary Surgeon

Sarah is a Bristol Graduate and qualified as a Vet in 2013. She has worked at Henwick Vets since 2016.

She is originally from Mid Wales where she is also from a sheep farming background and before working at Henwick enjoyed working in mixed Practice.

Sarah has fantastic Veterinary knowledge and enjoys reading up on new research and cases, she is a caring, dedicated Vet who does the best for the animals in every situation. 

In her spare time, Sarah enjoys cycling and running and being in the outdoors.

Dariusz Drozdz MRCVS
Assistant Veterinary Surgeon

Dariusz is an experienced, confident Veterinary surgeon who we were lucky enough to welcome to the team in 2018 as a permanent member of staff after he came to locum for us for a while. 

He has a particular interest in surgery is strong and we have all learnt a lot from Dariusz and his ability to complete complex surgeries with ease.

Dariusz is a fabulous asset to Henwick Vets and we very much value his professional opinion. 

Caitlin McIntosh BVM BVS MRCVS
Assistant Veterinary Surgeon

Caitlin graduated from Nottingham University in 2020 as a Veterinary surgeon and started working at Henwick in August 2020.

This is a new part of the country for Caitlin as she's always been a 'Northerner' until now but, she's enjoying seeing the sights of Worcestershire and feels very lucky to be living in such a beautiful part of the world, particularly enjoying exploring the Malvern Hills.

Caitlin is looking forward to starting her career at Henwick Vets and with her studious ways and her confident approach to work we have no doubt that she will exceed all expectations. Caitlin is keen to develop and learn new skills and is excited to meet all our wonderful, loyal clients at Henwick.

Anna Hall
Practice Manager

Anna has worked behind the scenes at Henwick since 2015 taking on the role of Practice Manager in 2017. She enjoys the challenges that the job brings and the fact that no two days are quite the same at Henwick. She is always learning new skills and enjoys putting them to good use in Practice.

Anna will often be found upstairs in the Office trying to find the bottom of her to do list; whilst ploughing through various letters, requests and applications and is always happy to help out where she can. 

In her spare time, Anna juggles being Mum to her young daughter, as well as playing Netball, swimming and exploring new places.

Kirsty Kane
Registered Veterinary Nurse

Kirsty qualified as an Registered Veterinary Nurse in 2019 from Abbeydale College and has been working at Henwick Vets since 2015.

Kirsty is a competent RVN who is always one step ahead of our Vets, knowing what is required next and ensuring all animals are cared for to the best of her ability. She is devoted to all species and breeds, however has a soft spot for Chocolate Labradors and Working Cocker Spaniels. Kirsty is calm and collected in emergency situations and is an important part of all the work that happens behind the scenes at the surgery.

In her spare time, she enjoys competing and caring for her horse as well as, for her mad Cocker Spaniel and her many chickens!

Beth Needham
Registered Veterinary Nurse

Beth qualified as a Registered Veterinary Nurse in 2012 and from living down South in Hampshire, relocated to Worcester in 2019 and then joined us on a Maternity Contract shortly after. Since then, we have been lucky enough to keep Beth on as a permanent member of staff who is an asset to the team at Henwick Vets.

Beth has a lot of emergency care experience which is a fantastic skill to bring to the team and we feel very lucky to have her. She is an experienced RVN who strives under pressure. She is professional, competent and has complimented our current team well. 

Beth has a young family and enjoys spending time with them when not working, as well as visiting family back down South and taking long walks on the beach. 

Sarah Hewitt
Registered Veterinary Nurse

We've been really fortunate to have Sarah join us at Henwick at the end of 2020 who is already an asset to the team.  Her Nursing experience will be a great addition to Henwick and we're looking forward to learning more about her skills that she can bring to the Practice. Sarah is an experienced RVN with varied experience across the country, but has mainly worked in and around London and the South East. She recently relocated to Worcester and we're so pleased we found her as she's fit in wonderfully and we think very highly of her already.

Sarah is a keen endurance cyclist and regularly clocks up the miles on her bike. She's enjoying finding her way around the beautiful Worcestershire countryside and is looking forward to exploring more of what this area has to offer. We can't wait for you and your Pets to meet Sarah, she'll definitely take good care of them for you when admitted in to the surgery.

Lisa Doyle
Nursing Assistant/ Receptionist

Lisa joined Henwick Vets in March 2016 and we have never looked back. Lisa started with us as an evening Receptionist but quickly showed us all how fantastic she was and is now in most days helping with every aspect of the Practice. 

Lisa is wonderfully competent in many areas of the Practice and is always a pleasure to work with. She is always there to assist in the nick of time and happy to jump in wherever she is needed making her a indispensable member of the team. Lisa is often 'designated cute puppy holder' which is such a hardship for her, but someone has to do it!!

She is kept busy in her own time by her 3 dogs, Lottie and Bentley who are Border Collies and Winston who is a Spaniel. Lisa’s favourite breed is definitely a Border Collie and they are the best behaved dogs of the Practice. Lisa also enjoys going to the gym and family nights. 

KT Ganderton
Student Veterinary Nurse

KT started working with us in March 2017 at Henwick Vets as an extra pair of hands and has been an absolute star ever since. 

KT is a local girl from Worcestershire who is like many of our staff, from a sheep farming background and loves getting involved with lambing and the chaos it brings. She brings her 'hands on' attitude to work and is a useful pair of hands to have around for holding animals, helping with ops and general tasks around the Practice. She is a fantastic team player who we are lucky to have on the team.

KT commenced her studies as a Veterinary Nurse at Abbeydale in 2018 and is working hard to complete all of her portfolio and modules to complete her course. At home, KT has 4 dogs, a horse and over 300 sheep to keep her busy but enjoys playing cricket when she gets a chance!

 

Louise Gibson
Nursing Assistant/ Receptionist

Louise has worked with us at Henwick Vets since 2014 and has always been such a trooper. She started as an evening Receptionist and now works with us as a Nursing Assistant- there is no end to Louise's talents, she works incredibly hard to keep the ‘behind the scenes’ sparkling clean and is often found deep cleaning the walls and skirting boards.

Louise excels in teeth scaling and polishing and we are very lucky to have her as a key member of the team.

In her own time, Louise is kept busy by her young family and enjoys days out with them.

Ellie Symonds
Nursing Assistant/ Receptionist

Ellie is a local Worcestershire girl and joined the team at Henwick in 2018 covering a Maternity contract after doing some work experience with us and is now working on a permanent contract as we think she is great!

Ellie has quickly become a valuable asset to the team willing and able to help out in all areas of the Practice. She is keen to learn new skills as well enhance current ones. She has become a key member of the team in both Reception duties and Nursing duties and is always happy to help where she is most required.

Ellie has a big family and enjoys spending time with them when not working, she also enjoys getting involved in local lambing's and is a keen Netballer.

Clare Shepherd
Receptionist

Clare joined the Henwick team in February 2016 and is a happy, smiley face on the front desk at Henwick Vets.

Clare has always lived and worked in Worcestershire and in 2016 opted for a career change training as a Veterinary Receptionist with us, she enjoys her job and the favourite part of it is all the lovely clients and patients she gets to chat with. Clare is a reliable 'puppy cuddler' and regularly checks in on all the inpatients to check they're all ok, giving them fuss as she walks past. Clare is kind and helpful and will always go above and beyond to ensure any query is fulfilled.

Clare loves to spend her spare time with her family and friends. Her hobbies include: walking her working Spaniels, keeping fit and baking. 

Rose Fawkes
Receptionist

Rose originally worked at the old building from 2011 and after a 3 year break, she then returned to the new Practice in March 2015. Rose has lived in St. John’s most of her life and enjoys seeing familiar faces in clients and pets and enjoys a natter or two catching up on times gone past!

Rose is a key member of the Reception team and enjoys the social aspect as well as resolving complicated requests.

Rose lives a busy life with her grandchildren outside of work and in her rare spare time, she enjoys swimming, decorating and gardening along with her husband and her two dogs, Poppy and Tilly.

Jo Jeynes
Receptionist

Jo is fabulous, she joined the team in May 2017 and is a hugely popular member of Henwick Vets. Jo has lived and worked in Worcester most of her life and knows many of our clients through other paths which is always lovely for both parties. 

Jo's laughter is infectious and it's always a joy working alongside her, she is efficient, a chief multitasker and no task is ever too big for her to attempt. Jo works incredibly hard and will rise to any challenge set, she is real diamond.

Jo enjoys walking her dogs, keeping fit participating in many gym classes and charity events and loves escaping to her caravan for long weekends.

Alex Harris
Receptionist

Alex joined the team in May 2020 and has been an absolute pleasure to be around since.

Alex has lived and worked locally in Worcestershire most of her life, decided a career change was in order and applied to work with us at Henwick and we're so glad she did. Alex has taken it all in her stride and works incredibly hard, she has fit into the team amazingly and is already a key, well respected member of the Henwick team.

She is conscientious, dedicated to the job and we are very glad to have her working with us at Henwick. Alex is looking forward to meeting our clients in person when allowed to do so, but will continue to chat with you on the phone for the time being!

In her spare time, she enjoys hearing about her 3 sons' adventures and spending time out and about with her husband and dog, Nellie.

Dee Kemp
Saturday Receptionist

Dee can't quite remember when she started working with us at Henwick, but she's been around way before the new building and an important part of the transition between the two buildings. 

Dee works on a Saturday at Henwick and is efficient in all that she does, she has many connections with many clients and enjoys seeing clients bringing in their pets, new and old. 

In her spare time, Dee enjoys looking after her menagerie of animals including; Hereford cows, a few sheep, horses and a German Shepherd. 

Lisa Stanley
Receptionist

We were pleased to see Lisa join us at the end of 2020 and she has taken to it like a duck to water. Lisa has fit in with the team fantastically and we're looking forward to getting to know her as time goes on, but so far, have been impressed by her baking expertise- including some doggy treats, which Jeremy mistakenly sampled!! Lisa is looking forward to learning more about the Henwick way and can't believe the changes as she worked on the same site when she was a teenager!

Lisa is a local lady, she was born in Worcester, lived in Sweden for a while but returned to her roots and has been in Worcester ever since. She is a proud Mum to 3 grown up children and leads a busy life with 7 chickens, Dog- Padma and new puppy- Wilfie at home. We are chuffed to have Lisa as part of the team here and look forward to you all meeting her soon.