MVDr DipECVS MRCVS
RCVS and EBVS® European Specialist in Small Animal Surgery, Head of Orthopaedics
Jan graduated with honours from the University of Veterinary and Pharmaceutical Sciences in Brno, Czech Republic, in 2008. After three years working in his home country, he moved to the UK, completed two rotating internships, and worked in a veterinary charity hospital, before he embarked on an ECVS surgical residency program. Upon completion of his specialist training, he became a Diplomate of the European College of Veterinary Surgeons and an RCVS recognised Specialist in Small Animal Surgery in 2018. Prior to joining the Orthopaedic team at Davies, Jan worked as a consultant in small animal surgery and orthopaedics for a veterinary research charity and a veterinary referral hospital. He joined Davies Veterinary Specialists as Head of Orthopaedics in early 2020. Jan enjoys all aspects of small animal orthopaedics with a special interest in fracture management, joint replacement, and revision surgery.
“My goal has always been to provide the best possible care to my patients. I believe that working in a multidisciplinary team of highly qualified vets supported by compassionate nurses and other members of staff is the best way to achieve this.”