Dr CHRIS BOULTON BVSc, MACVSc (Small Animal Surgery), MMgt
Chris graduated from Sydney University in 1993. Prior to joining Gordon Vets in 1999, Chris had always had a keen interest in surgery. He gained extensive surgical experience in the UK, where he was the senior surgeon of four vet practices in Kent. He was admitted to the Surgical Chapter of the Australian College of Veterinary Scientists in 2001.
Chris is our primary surgeon and performs highly skilled orthopaedic surgery such as fracture repairs and knee reconstructions. He deals with complicated trauma cases and is involved in the surgical cure of cancers. He also has a keen interest in dentistry, radiography and pain management. Chris is also skilled in managing a large veterinary practice, for which he gained a masters degree in 2005.
Whilst being an extremely competent surgeon, Chris maintains his compassion for his job as a veterinarian and is greatly appreciated by his clients for his gentle nature.
Chris has three cats called Harriet, Johnny and Blossom;all loved by his kids Ella and Henry. In his spare time he likes to cook, watch cricket and ride bikes with his family.
As of February 2013 Chris will have scaled down his time at the practice for medical reasons.