Dr Ben Brown BVSc (hons) MACVSc graduated from The University of Sydney in 2003 and since then has worked in a variety of veterinary practices in Australia and the UK.
Ben grew up on a sheep and cattle property in South Western NSW and developed a love of animals and a passion for veterinary science from a very young age. Ben has a particular interest in surgery and emergency medicine (especially the management of tick paralysis in dogs and cats) and has also spent time working in research and development. Ben is a founding partner of Sydney Animal Hospitals Northern Beaches and is a local resident. When not at work Ben loves getting out and about with his chocolate Labrador Axl, as well as surfing some of the great surf breaks that the Northern Beaches has to offer.
Ben is a member of the US NGO World Vets Disaster Response Team and a frequent volunteer in overseas veterinary outreach programs in third world countries.