Dr Fleur Martin
Dr Fleur is our Clinical Director and graduated from the University of Queensland in 2003.
After 3 years in small animal practice in Melbourne and Country Victoria, Fleur moved to Darwin to work for four years.
Fleur loves to travel and has spent time in India volunteering with Vets Beyond Borders in 2008, and hopes to do more of this in the future. Fleur then moved back to her hometown and joined the team at Northside Vet Care in 2013.
While Fleur loves all aspects of general veterinary practice, her main interests are small animal medicine and soft tissue surgery. Fleur is focused on continuing education and enjoys keeping current with the latest advances. Recently she has been on expanding her small animal emergency medicine skills.
In her spare time, Fleur enjoys hiking and pottery. She also loves spending time with her cat name Hairy Mary and her friends and family.
Dr Kayo Kuroda
BVSc MANZCVS - Small Animal Dentistry & Oral Surgery Veterinarian
Dr Kayo graduated from the University of Queensland in 2006, working in small animal practice in Beenleigh for 2 years before joining us at Northside Vet Care in 2009.
Kayo has a wealth of knowledge in all aspects of veterinary medicine and has a special interest in dentistry and oral surgery. She has been training under the guidance of a specialist veterinary dentist and recently passed her Membership examinations for the Australian and New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientist in the field of Small Animal Dentistry. Kayo also has a particular interest in cats and completed further post graduate education in feline medicine through Sydney University in 2013.
In her spare time, Kayo enjoys travelling and spending time with her partner and two very cheeky feline friends called April and Jordie.
Dr Celia Solorzano
BVSc Hons Veterinarian
Dr Celia's bio coming soon...
Dr Lauren Patrick
BVSc Hons Veterinarian
Dr Lauren's bio coming soon...
Team Leader - Veterinary Nurse
Melissa started her vet nursing career in a very large practice in Rockhampton in 2010. She joined the team at Northside Vet Care in 2013 after moving south to call Brisbane home, and obtained her Certificate IV Veterinary Nursing qualification in 2014. Melissa’s favourite things about being a vet nurse include surgical nursing and patient care.Our hospitalised patients benefit from the time and meticulous attention to detail Melissa gives to their medical care and rehabilitation.
In addition to nursing, Melissa enjoys marketing and and assisting Bree with our social media platforms.
Melissa has a very active and beautiful Staffy called Lana whom she enjoys taking on camping adventures with the family.
Sarah joined the Northside Vet Care team in 2018, after 10 years working as a Veterinary Nurse in semi-regional mixed practices.
Sarah has a wealth of knowledge behind her in both small and large animal medicine. She has a keen interest in diagnostic imaging as well as medical and surgical nursing, which our patients benefit from during their time here in clinic. Sarah’s meticulous care, extensive experience and can-do attitude to her work is visible both behind the scenes and with clients.
While not at work, Sarah is busy at home with her partner and pets! Clover the very energetic Kelpie, Bobby McGee the Jack Russel Terrier, a recently hand-raised potty calf named Danny and four horses Princess, Attitude, Pepi and Abbey.
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Leisha joined Salon 104 Pet Grooming in late 2014. She gained all of her knowledge and was taught from a Master Groomer in Sydney.
Leisha enjoys grooming dogs in styles at the owners requests. She also likes to explore with stlyes for your fury cats. Leisha has groomed cats to make them look like a dinosaur, have spiral tailes, a mullet and the traditional lion clip.
She has four cats named Sabrina, Sasha, Sebastian, and Sia and a Cavalier King Charles Spaniel named Senri. When Leisha is not spending time with her pets she enjoys skating with her friends.
Esteban joined Northside Vet Care in 2020.
You will find Esteban hydrobathing every Saturday morning.
Born in Columbia, Esteban moved to Australia 2 years ago, and is nearly halfway through Year 10. Esteban has a love of photography and hiking.
He also enjoys playing video games and spending time with Louie, his playful French Bulldog.