Meet our team

Buckingham Equine Vets are a four vet equine specific team, all holding many years experience in treating horses. The varied yet complementary clinical interest of each vet helps optimise veterinary care.

Click on each name below to learn more about our vets: their advanced qualifications, clinical interests, and varied passtimes.

Veterinary Surgeons

Philip IvensPhilip Ivens MA VetMB Cert EM (Int Med) DipECEIM MRCVS
Philip is a veterinary surgeon and director of the Practice. He is a Specialist in Equine Internal Medicine and also runs our medicine referral service, Buckingham Equine Medicine Referrals. More...

Andrew WallaceAndrew Wallace BSc BVSc Cert EP MRCVS
Andrew is a veterinary surgeon and director of the practice. Through examination he has obtained a Certificate in Equine Practice. He is responsible for the orthopaedic and reproductive services. More...

Jo HalesJo Hales BVM&S MRCVS
Jo is an experienced veterinary surgeon and a highly accomplished rider. She has a particular interest in the competition horse having competed in a variety of equine disciplines. More...

Kieran RowleyKieran Rowley BVSc CertAVP MRCVS
Kieran has a keen interest in all aspects of equine veterinary work. He is currently studying for the prestigious Certificate in Advanced Veterainry Practice in Equine Internal Medicine. More...

Juliet Blayney MA VetMB MRCVS
Juliet has worked for the practice for many years and has an interest in the performance horse being a rider herself. She has a particular interest in acupuncture and equine stud medicine. More...

Consultant veterinary surgeon

Jane NixonJane Nixon BSc MA VetMB MRCVS
Jane is a highly experienced vet having been working in the profession for over 30 years. Throughout that time she been heavily involved in racehorse, competition horse and the showing world. She now works part time for the practice as a veterinary consultant. More...

Support staff

Debbie Spears - Admin Manager
Debbie has muliple key roles in running the practice. She is responsible for co-ordinating the vets diaries, liaising with insurance companies, and running the accounts. More...

Maxine PhillipsMaxine Phillips - Equine Technician and Admin Assistant
Maxine is in charge of operating our clinic. She'll probably be the first person who will welcome you as you arrive at our premises. She assists the vets in their work, maintains the treatment areas and stables, and is also involved in the admin and telephone duties. More...

Anna TringAnna Tring - Admin assistant and Equine Technician
Anna joined us having completed two university degress, the most recent in equine science at Moulton College. She is involved in both the reception team answering the phones, processing some of our complex administrative duties and also assists helping on the clinic. More...


Visiting Specialists

We are supported in our clinical work by the internationally renowned team of equine specialists at the Royal Veterinary College.

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