Sydney-born with over twenty-five years experience

Dr James Thompson

Dr James Thompson

Dr James Thompson BVSc (U Syd), MANZCVS (Surgery), MVS (Murdoch)

Veterinarian

James grew up in Pymble attending Pymble Public School, then Knox Grammar. After graduation from the University of Sydney in 1992, he worked in country practice in England, Wales, and Scone (NSW) then at North Shore Veterinary Hospital. He has completed distance education courses in Ophthalmology and Emergency Medicine and attended orthopedic training conferences in Davos, Switzerland and Sydney. James completed his Membership of the Australian College of Veterinary Scientists in Surgery in 2004 and has assisted teaching surgery to vet students at the University of Sydney.

In June 2012 the Centre for Veterinary Education of the University of Sydney published Dr Thompson’s article discussing the successful surgical treatment of abdominal masses in four dogs, awarding the paper a major prize. James completed his Masters in Veterinary Clinical Studies from Murdoch University in June 2014. He has also volunteered on animal welfare programs in Indonesia and Africa, and serves on the Executive Committee of the Australian Small Animal Veterinary Association.

James and his wife, also a vet, are proud parents of 2 little boys. James is on parental leave in 2017, working part time, primarily managing the transition to the new hospital, with limited availability for consultations by appointment. He looks forward to returning to clinical vet work in 2018.

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