Orchard Veterinary Centre's main surgery, in Sherwood, is a purpose-built RCVS accredited, first-opinion and orthopaedic referral practice. A smaller branch surgery provides first opinion care for our Hucknall and surrounding area clients.
Jo Westley has been working at Orchard since September 2005. After graduating from Edinburgh in 1997, she spent a number of years in mixed/farm practice in Coventry, then in a small animal/equine practice in Nottingham. Jo loves all aspects of her role and has an interest in diagnostic medicine, in particular endoscopy, bronchoscopy and ultrasonography. Outside of work Jo likes to travel to unusual destinations and enjoys horse riding and skiing. Jo has two cats which she hand reared, Chilli and Soy, in addition to a three-legged cat. She also has a horse called Squirrel.
Alice-Elizabeth Dean BVM&S MRCVS
Alice was born in Nottingham but lived most of her life in Scotland. She graduated from the University of St Andrews with a degree in Zoology in 2011 before going to Edinburgh Vet School. After working on the Ayrshire coast for a while in small animal practice she moved back down to Nottingham. Alice’s main interest is in internal medicine. She has a “bear” of a dog called Meg and a recuse cat, called Albus.