Introducing Our Practice Team 

Happily looking after, and caring for Pets for more than 30 years - come and meet the Team

We pride ourselves on employing well qualified staff members, keen to make a difference, and who keep up to date with current advances in veterinary science and pet care by attending courses and conferences on a regular basis. 

Here are a couple of group photos! and then please scroll for details of every member of our Team.

   


 

David AshcroftDavid Ashcroft
Clinical Director
BVSc Cert SAO MRCVS

I am interested in all aspects of trauma surgery and I hold the RCVS post graduate certificate in orthopaedics. I spend much of my free time supporting my daughters, one who plays football for Notts County and the other who rides and competes for the Blankney Pony Club.

 


 

Sue AshcroftSue Ashcroft
Clinical Director
MA VetMB CertVD MRCVS

I particularly enjoy the challenges of skin disease and hold the RCVS post graduate certificate in dermatology. I am married to David (above) and when I am not working, or running around after our children, I am looking after our menagerie of pets, which include Great Danes, cats, ponies and a tortoise.

 


 

Joanne PatrickJoanne Patrick
Clinical Director
BVSc Cert SAO MRCVS

I qualified from Bristol University and worked in mixed and small practice prior to joining Park View in 1995. I became a partner in 2004. My main interests are in orthopaedics, soft tissue surgery and dentistry. I own a 3-legged terrier called Lily and in my spare time I enjoy horse riding, going to the gym, cooking and drinking wine! I am married to John, who is Subdean at Lincoln Cathedral, and have 2 children who are at University.

 


 

Sarah BartlettSarah Bartlett
Assistant Veterinary Clinician
BVMS CertAVP MRCVS

I am the senior clinical assistant at Park View veterinary hospital having worked here since 2008. In December 2017 I successfully completed the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons post graduate certificate in general practice. I enjoy all aspects of veterinary practice, particularly surgery and have been proud to have lead the way on ‘key hole’ surgery in Lincoln. At home I have an elderly Labrador and two rabbits, along with my husband and two children. To relax I am a keen runner.

 


 

Nicole GelinasDr Nicole Gelinas
Assistant Clinician
BSc Hon DVM MRCVS

I joined the Park View team in October 2018. I completed a Bachelor of Science degree with Honours in Animal Biology at the University of Guelph in Canada before completing my Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree at the University of Melbourne, Australia. I have been practicing in the UK for 4 years, having worked in Essex for the first 2 years & then in Lincolnshire. I have a special interest in surgery & emergency medicine. I have one cat at home, Odin, who I adopted from work after he was hit by a car. I also look after my partner's two cats, Georgina and Mikko.

 


 

Lorna JonesLorna Jones
Assistant Clinician
BVMS MRCVS

I graduated from Edinburgh in July 2014 and joined Park View shortly afterwards. I enjoy getting to know the clients and their pets, and consolidating my studies with guidance from the experienced team here. At home I have a ferret called Alfie, and my hobbies include photography and badminton.

 


 

Rebecca McPeakeRebecca McPeake
Assistant Clinician
BVMS Cert AVP MRCVS

I joined Park View having moved to Lincoln from Scotland in 2014. I Graduated from Glasgow University in 2005 and in 2016 completed a RCVS Advanced Veterinary Practitioner Certificate, through the Royal Veterinary College, London. This post graduate certificate focused on small animal internal medicine, although I have a wide range of interests in all species and disciplines. Most recently my interest in chronic pain management led me to complete an acupuncture course (Western Approach) and this is now available at the practice as part of a holistic approach alongside physiotherapy, medications and home adaptions. Outside of work I have a Border Terrier called Morag and am interested photography, walking and travelling.

 

 

 


 

Lucus Redondo BolanosLucas Redondo Bolaños
Assistant Clinician
MRCVS

Lucas qualified as a veterinary surgeon in Madrid at the Universidad Complutense in 2013. He joined us at Park View in September 2017 to extend his experience in small animal practice. He is particularly interested in surgical procedures and will be seeking to make this his special interest area. When not at work he enjoys playing his guitar and walking his one year old Spanish Water Spaniel, Turco. He lives in North Hykeham with his partner.

 


 

Alice Simpson-McDermottAlice Simpson-McDermott
Assistant Clinician
BVetMed MRCVS

Alice joined Park View in December 2017 and has been a vet for 10 years. She is an experienced small animal practitioner. Originally from Surrey, Alice moved to the area three years ago. On the pet front she has an aging cat called Fang and is keen to promote all things cat at Park View. At home she has a husband, who runs his own micro-brewery and a young son.

 


 

Sarah AllwoodSarah Allwood
Practice Manager
RVN

I started working at Park View in 2003. I am responsible for managing the practice on a day to day basis, including accounts and sorting any queries. However I still love my nursing and can be seen dealing with clients and their pets in reception. I own a dog called Solar, two cats called Ant & Deck, about 20 chickens, a horse called Maggie May and six miniature Shetland ponies which I show in my spare time.

 


Receptionists

We have a team of receptionists who deal with making appointments, sending out reminders, filling out pet insurance forms, and they are your first port of call when you telephone the practice. They will welcome you on arrival and are happy to deal with any enquiries no matter how small.

 

Lisa NortonLisa Norton
Head Receptionist

I joined the Park View family in January 2011. As well as leading my team of 5, I run the Pet Care Plan, our savings and loyalty scheme. I love any little fur cuddles....just hand them over. At home I have two wonderful dogs, Molly and Milly. I adore spoiling my gorgeous grandson and enjoy reading, walking, going to the cinema and going abroad for the sun.

 


 

Elizabeth Almack-BoultonElizabeth Almack-Boulton
Receptionist

Elizabeth joined the Park View Reception Team in February 2017. Originally from Nottingham, Elizabeth studied for her degree in Media Studies at Lincoln and has settled in the area with her husband, Adam. She is an animal fanatic and loves being the first person to meet and greet clients as they arrive. When not on the front desk she is busy helping with admin tasks in the 'back office'. Elizabeth is pictured with her very own special Golden Boy, called Max.

 


 

Natalie AvellanoNatalie Avellano
Receptionist

Natalie joined Park View in the summer 2016, as a full time receptionist . Having been a receptionist previously in an office based environment, Natalie says helping people with pets is hugely rewarding and she loves meeting all her clients and that no two days are the same.

 


 

Louise MoorhouseLouise Moorhouse
Receptionist

Louise joined Park View in July 2017 and has quickly settled into her role as a key member of our front of house team. Having always wanted to work in a pet care environment Louise loves meeting and greeting our many clients and patients. 

 


Debra RichardsDebra Richards
Receptionist

Debra joined the team in September 2018, coming from a receptionist background. She is really looking forward to being part of the team and looking after all our very special clients and their pets.  Debra says 'Its a great environment to work in and I love all animals'. Orginally born in Nottingham Debra now lives locally and has a son at University in London. To unwind she loves weight training.

 


Lindsay StephensonLindsay Stephenson
Evening Receptionist

I am from Hykeham, I have 3 daughters, which take up most of my time along with 2 cocker spaniels Oscar and Jango, and we also have a rabbit called Olaf. My main hobby is horse riding which I have done for 26 years and I have owned a few horses in the past, but now only have time to ride them. I love animals and customer facing roles, having come from a customer focussed reception role previously.

 


Nurses

It is the nurse team, who provide the day to day nursing care of all our patients. Many have specialist interests such as exotics, behaviour, dentistry, nutrition, wound care etc. and are happy to give advice through our nurse clinics

 

Emma StorerEmma Storer
Head Nurse
Dip HE CVN & Dip AVN

I joined the Park View team in November 2008 as Head Veterinary Nurse. I qualified as a veterinary nurse in 1999 and in July 2013 I passed the Advanced Diploma in Veterinary nursing (small animals). I work alongside a team of 8 other veterinary nurses and I am also a Clinical Coach for the student nurses. I enjoy all aspects of nursing, but have a special interest in wound management and patient care. At home I have a cat called Boris and a giant African land snail called Camper. I enjoy spending time with my family, swimming and being outdoors.

 


 

Sally BondSally Bond
Nurse
RVN

I have been here at Park View since 2001. My main interests are small furries particularly guinea pigs and rabbits, and I have a certificate in rabbit health and welfare. I also am a C-SQP (a dispensing qualification). At home I have a number of guinea pigs, which I show and breed, as well as my faithful friend Ember who I am seen here with. I have recently bought a house and am enjoying decorating it.

 


 

Kath BrightmanKath Brightman
Nurse
RVN

I qualified in 2003 and moved to the Park View from Derby PDSA. I am particularly interested in theatre and surgical nursing and work mornings in the Prep/theatre area. I also enjoy visiting local schools to give talks on pets and how to care for them - these are always very popular and the children love being able to handle a small furry and dress up. I have 2 daughters who are aged 8 and 6, and they keep me very busy at home. I also enjoy cooking, ice-skating and travelling.

 


 

Marie ClayMarie Clay
Nurse
RVN

I moved to the Lincoln area in February 2016 and joined the team at Park View. I qualified in 2009, but have worked in Veterinary practice since leaving school in 2004. I share my home with my boyfriend, our pampered pooches Tia and Flora, who we rescued,  Outside of work I enjoy walking the dogs, travelling, eating out and drinking cocktails with my friends!   I am proud to be a cat advocate at Park View too.

 


 

Suzie ColeSuzie Cole
Nurse
RVN

I started working at Park View in 2008 as a kennel assistant and went on to my nurse training in house and qualified in 2012. I have a keen interest in canine behaviour and completed a course in 2015 related to this. I am also a clinical coach and involved in training the student nurses in the practice. I have a young Labrador called Finn, who takes up most of my spare time and energy.

 


 

Amy DeyGemma Dennis
Nurse
RVN

I qualified at Hartpury college, Gloucestershire, a further education college and associate faculty of the University of the West of England. Prior to joining Park View vets I worked at Stow Vets in Gloucester but have recently moved back home and am delighted to have the opportunity to join the Park View Vets Team. I have 2 dogs called Dolly and Harvey (a westiepoo and a Labrador) and I have a pony called Monty. I enjoy all aspects of patient care and I am loving getting to know all our clients.

 


 

Amy DeyAmy Dey
Nurse
RVN

Amy has been studying and training for her RVN qualification at Harper Adams University and spending her placement time with us over the last three years graduating summer 2017. Amy is now a full time member of the Nursing Staff at Park View. Her favourite areas of nursing are critical care and seeing a patient's progress, as well as radiography.

 


 

Janine HindsJanine Hinds
Nurse
RVN

I started at Park View looking after the dog, cat and exotic wards as kennel assistant in 2014. I have now completed my studies as a Nurse this summer, 2018, and am a fully qualified RVN. I have my own cat and am proud to be one of Park View's Cat Advocates, specially trained to support our feline companions.

 


 

Jo MasonJo Mason
Nurse
RVN

I qualified in 2013 having started at Park View originally as a kennel maid in 2009, and now I am a clinical coach. I also love our feline families and am proud to a Park View Cat Advocate. At home I have 2 guinea pigs Rupert and Matilda, and 2 African land snails, Scud and Waffle. I enjoy helping out on the family farm especially at lambing time and although I don't have a dog I enjoy looking after Lily for Jo Patrick when she goes on holiday.

 


 

Sophie RasenSophie Rasen
Nurse
RVN

Having commenced at Park View as a kennel assistant a few years back, I completed my nurse training at at Bottle Green College, near Derby in the summer of 2017. I love dogs and have two, Tom and Marley, In addition I have two guinea pigs Neville and Ron. Sophie is currently on maternity leave looking after her baby son - we hope to see her back at Park View before long.

 


 

Terri SteelTerri Steel
Nurse
RVN

I qualified in 2010 and am delighted to have just completed my feline nursing care award (September 2018). I am very interested in feline nursing and proud to be a Cat Advocate at Park View. At home I have 3 dogs (2 whippets - Bumble + Fidget, Doberman - Ruby), 3 cats - Tinkerbell, Cracker + Giblet), 11 chickens and a snake. I also enjoy enjoy riding, reading, and walking the dogs.

 


 

Rebecca WakefieldRebecca Wakefield
Nurse
RVN

I’ve been a vet nurse for 4 and half years and gained my full RVN  qualification earlier this year, 2018. I have a degree, a BSc in animal science and welfare, and my particular interest area is animal nutrition. I’m originally from Ipswich but recently moved to the area with my husband and cat, Spencer, from Kings Lynn. 

 


 

Jennie WilliamsonJennie Williamson
Nurse
RVN

I joined the team at Park View in November 2017. I live locally and have two dogs, Maggie & Jelly, both Boston Terriers. They are a lot of fun - I also have a young son at school so am kept quite busy when not busy at work.

 


 

Rosie BabisterRosie Babister
Student Veterinary Nurse

I started working at the practice in August 2015 as a Saturday kennel assistant I am delighted to have been accepted for Student Nurse Training and even more so that it means that I continue at Park View whilst studying. Outside of work I enjoy walking three dogs (pictured, Clover Poppy and Roo, spending time with family and friends and settling down to watch a good film!

 


 

Emily KellyEmily Kelly
Student Veterinary Nurse

I started with Park View in July 2017 and have spent the last year as our Kennels Assistant. I am delighted to to start my nurse training September 2018 and am really looking forward to the next three years. I absolutely love being able to care for all our patients while they are staying at the practice and now I will be able to start helping them even more. I'm pictured here with my lovely Charlie. My other favourite pastime is horse riding.

 


 

Megan MarkhamMegan Markham
Student Veterinary Nurse

I started working at the practice in August 2015 as a kennel assistant. Almost a year later a place became available to train as a Nurse and I jumped at the chance and haven't looked back.  At home, I have a Dog called Pip and a cat called Milo. In my spare time I like to see my family and friends and give my pets lots of love and attention!

 


Lucy SpriggLucy Sprigg
Kennels Assistant

Having joined Park View in October 2017 under the apprenticeship scheme for school leavers and completed my first year at the front desk, I am delighted to be accepted as Park View’s Kennel Assistant. I would like to progress even further and train as a Veterinary Nurse in the future. I am pictured here with my Springer Spaniel, Maddie. We love country walks together.

 


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