Meet the Vets!

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John A. Stewart BVM&S MRCVS

Senior Partner
Initially an EMS student at Wilson & Partners, John graduated from the Dick Vet in 2005 and started work in the practice 2 days later. In 2010 he joined the partnership and has been Senior Partner since 2018. Day-to-day he will usually be found in the operating theatre and has special interests in Cardiology and Diagnostic Imaging. Out-with the practice he is very busy building a house extension and enjoys spending time with his 2 children and badly behaved Labrador Ginny.
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Amanda Thompson BVM&S MRCVS

Amanda graduated from the RDSVS, Edinburgh in 1996 and joined the Practice as a new graduate, living in the flat above the surgery and working as a mixed vet. In 2007, whilst pregnant with her youngest son, her family moved to St Andrews and she was responsible for the opening of the St Andrew’s branch surgery where she continues to work to this day. She enjoys living and working within the community as a small animal general practitioner and her days are mostly spent consulting along with routine day surgeries and dental procedures. In her spare time Amanda loves to run with her dog, Breagha, yoga and socialising with friends and family.
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Colin Armstrong BVMS MRCVS

Colin graduated from Glasgow Vet School in 2003 and joined our team immediately. He grew up in North East Fife and saw practice as a school boy from the age of 14. Colin enjoys being a GP vet and has a particular interest in dentistry and ophthalmology. In his spare time Colin enjoys the great outdoors with his family and two dogs
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Karen Whittingham BVMS MRCVS

Veterinary Surgeon
Originally from Edinburgh and qualified from Glasgow Vet School in 2000. Karen joined Wilson and Partners in 2004 and really enjoyed the farm animal work that the practice did at that time. After the practice moved to specialising in companion animals Karen continues to enjoy all aspects of first opinion practice. She loves meeting clients and their pets and has an interest in feline medicine.

Outside of work Karen loves horse riding, cycling and skiing. She also enjoys spending time with her husband and 2 young sons and taking their working cocker spaniel for beach and hill walks.
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Sarah Hutchison BVM&S MRCVS

Veterinary Surgeon
Sarah graduated from Edinburgh in 2012 after starting as a kennel girl at the age of 14.She enjoys the variety of every day and work hard to encourage the new generation of vets within the practice.

In her free time Sarah enjoys CrossFit, exploring and building sandcastles on the beach with her wild Labrador and slightly less wild daughter!

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Adele Smart BVM&S MRCVS

Veterinary Surgeon
Adele is a passionate and dedicated veterinarian who graduated from the University of Edinburgh in 2014, although her interest in veterinary medicine and animals began long before that. She spent a year working with manatees and bats in Belize before studying zoology. Adele started working as an assistant nurse at Wilson and Partners from 2007 while studying for veterinary medicine and then joined the practice as a vet in 2018 . Since then Adele has been an intergalactic part of the team , enjoying consulting and patient and client care .
When she is not busy caring for her furry patients, Adele loves spending time outdoors with her family, walking her dog Dug and tending to her garden.
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Jen Robertson BVMS MRCVS

Veterinary Surgeon
Jen graduated from GUVS in 2012 and worked in mixed practice for 3 years before moving over to small animal practice to focus on her favourite aspect of work, surgery.

When not at work Jen will usually be found helping her husband on the family farm or chasing after her 2 children or 2 dogs!
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Chloe Davison BVM&S MRCVS

Veterinary Surgeon
Chloe graduated from the university of Edinburgh in 2016 and after spending 4 years in mixed practice decided to join our team at Wilson’s. She has a keen interest in feline medicine and enjoys all aspects of small animal practice especially speaking to clients. In her spare time she enjoys travelling, hill walking, growing things in the garden and going on adventures with her little girl, husband and dog Fergus.
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Rachel Burgess BVM&S MRCVS

Veterinary Surgeon
After coming to Wilson and partners for work experience from the age of 16, Rachel went onto the Royal Dick School of Veterinary studies to graduate in 2021 with an intercalation in Pharmacology. While enjoying all areas of general practice Rachel has a particular interest in surgery and caring for our geriatric friends.
Outside of work Rachel enjoys paddle boarding, running and travelling as much as possible!


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