The Team


Ryan is an RCVS advanced practitioner in surgery. He has a wide background in surgery drawn from a long career in SA practice. Ryan has run a veterinary hospital, heading up the surgical team and has stood on the Society of Practicing Veterinary Surgeons board of directors for 6 years. Ryan has also reviewed a surgical textbook, published in “in practice” and examines for Surrey Vet school.

Robert Hamilton BSc BVetMed GPCert(endo) PgC SAEE MRCVS

Rob has a wide repertoire of surgical experience acquired over 20 years of small animal practice. Most recently, he attained the General Practitioner and Post Graduate Certificate in small animal endoscopy and endosurgery. Rob is passionate about all things ‘keyhole’ and has ambition to bring laparoscopic surgical expertise into mainstream first opinion practice.

Catalin Demeter CertAVP MRCVS 

Catalin is a RCVS Advanced Veterinary Practice Certificate holder and completed all his modular training in surgery. Before joining MSM he held the position of lead surgical vet at his previous practice. He is experienced in performing a variety of complex soft tissue surgery and orthopedics surgery. Catalin is currently enrolled in an Oncology certification and hopes to combine the two disciplines and follow his passion for surgical oncology.

Caroline Rigby, Operations Manager

I have over 25 years’ experience working within the veterinary profession, working in several busy practices. Since qualifying as an RVN and spending many years in the clinical field, I eventually branched out into management, which I’ve been doing for the last 10 years – and absolutely love!