Specialist Anaesthetist

If you go for an operation in hospital a surgeon performs the operation and an anaesthetist keeps you anaesthetised. Both are trained as doctors and then undergo further training to acquire the skills necessary to perform these roles. Familiarity is best. We are typically very good at tasks we perform everyday. When you take your pet to the vet for an operation, the vet will act as the surgeon as well as taking overall responsibility for the anaesthetic, which is likely to be monitored by a veterinary nurse. That’s fine for routine procedures but what if your pet’s operation is not routine or something goes wrong? You can immediately see the value in having a specialist-trained anaesthetist looking after your pet before, during and after the procedure. Every anaesthetist that works at Ace Vets is a vet who has undergone

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