Emergency: Open 24hrs/365 days 
Emergency Call: (03) 9731 2000

Referring Vets


Anaesthesia - Referral

Pet Anaesthesia Specialist Werribee & Geelong

Our anaesthesia and pain management team includes two American Board certified anaesthetists including a Registered Specialist in Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia, a British Certified Anaesthetist and two residents. The experienced team of Anaesthesia vets, residents and nurses is headed by Dr Thierry Beths.

Our service provides the highest level of expert anaesthesia and pain management care for small animal, equine and exotic patients, from the most routine to the most critical and from the time of premedication and preparation, through to their recovery in our wards or intensive care unit.

The team has access to modern anaesthesia machines and monitoring equipment including state of the art MRI compatible anaesthesia and monitoring equipment, as well as anaesthetic gas agent analysers. Our team of anesthetists is also highly skilled and knowledgeable in the area of pain management and use the most up to date analgesic techniques available, including those used in human medicine.

For more information please contact the anaesthesia service on 03 9731 2452 or vet-anaesthesia@unimelb.edu.au.

Meet the team

Head
Dr Thierry Beths, Head of Anaesthesia and Pain Management, Assistant Professor in Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia

Veterinarians
Dr Sébastien Bauquier, Senior Lecturer in Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia
Dr Jennifer Carter, Senior Lecturer in Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia
Dr Emma Johnson, Resident
Dr Wendy Bailden, Resident

Nurses
Mrs Eva Evans, Head Nurse 
Ms Emily De Mather
Ms Michaela Rose
Ms Sally Benn
Ms Siobhan Steven