Based at our headquarters in Kemp Town, Brighton, our Exotic Clinic is headed by Céline Le Rochais. Céline graduated as a Doctor in Veterinary Medicine in Belgium in 2008 and worked as a veterinary surgeon in various zoos in Europe, Africa and North America. She completed her MSc in Wild Animal Health in 2011 at London Zoo and the RVC after which she undertook an exotic medicine internship at Montreal University, working alongside some of the best North American exotics specialists.
Although experienced with wild and zoological animals, Céline’s expertise and passion is for domesticated exotic pets and in particular birds, reptiles, small mammals and fish.
First Class Facilities
In addition to Celine’s expertise, referred cases benefits from:
- Newly built, dedicated warm wards with the latest equipment required for the care and treatment of exotics species
- 30 minute exotic consultations with diagnostic reports
- Surgery for exotic species, including dental, coeliotomy, bird orthopaedics
- A range of bird healthcare consultations including 45-minute feather plucking appointments, nail, wing and beak trimming is also available.
As well as providing an exotic consultation, surgical and hospitalisation service, Céline is also happy to offer advice and help on a collaborative basis.
To refer a case to Celine, please download and complete our referral form and either fax it to 01273 620099 with the case history, test results and any x-rays, or email it to [email protected]. If you’d like to discuss a case with Celine, please call her on 01273 692257.