Karen joined Perth Animal Surgery in July 2010. She is a Registered Specialist in Small Animal Surgery and has been providing referral surgical services to Western Australia for 22 years. Her special interests are in soft tissue surgery. This includes oncology (surgery for cancer patients) all internal organ surgery (such as heart, lung, liver, kidney and intestines) reconstructive and spinal surgery.  She is happy to work with any tail-wagging or purring patient though, whatever they require! She believes in the highest standard of compassionate, skilled care for all patients, whilst being a down to earth, approachable and personable clinician.