Western Australian Veterinary Emergency & Specialty
24 hour/365 days
P: 9412 5700
640 Beeliar Drive
Dr Katrin Swindells BVSc (Hons) MANZCVS(ECC) DACVECC
Katrin graduated as a veterinarian from Sydney University in 1994. She initially worked for 3 years in small animal general practice and then another 3 years as senior emergency veterinarian in Sydney, before obtaining Membership of the Australian and New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists in Emergency Medicine and Critical Care, MANZCVS(ECC). In 2001 she moved to Perth to do her residency and in 2006 became a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care, DACVECC. Since obtaining DACVECC, Katrin has been the head of the Murdoch Pet Emergency Centre, lectured graduate and undergraduate veterinarians and has worked in emergency hospitals within Perth and Brisbane.
Katrin’s professional interests include toxicities particularly snake envenomation, severe trauma, sepsis, mechanical ventilation and life support, surgery, transfusion therapy and intensive care .
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WAVES is the newest veterinary referral and emergency facility in Australia. With specialists in internal medicine, diagnostic imaging, emergency & critical care and surgery, we aim to provide advanced and comprehensive care for the pets of Perth and WA