We are a small animal practice with a hospital in Falmouth and branch surgeries in Helston and Penryn, first established in 1885. At Rosemullion we are passionate about small and companion animal care and our skilled team of veterinary surgeons and vet nurses are dedicated to providing the highest quality care for your animals. We are open seven days a week and have access to 24-hour emergency care via our hospital in Falmouth.
Alice qualified in 2004 from Bristol Veterinary School and has particular interests in medical cases (especially cats!) and routine surgery. Alice joined Rosemullion in 2019 and has since taken on the role of quality improvement (QI) lead. She is really passionate about all things QI and the role that human factors play in veterinary care. Alice loves meeting all the different animals that come through our doors helping their families make the right decisions for their care.
Paul Cockerham MA VetMB PhD FSA MRCVS ATCL
Paul studied history of art and veterinary medicine at Cambridge and qualified as a vet in 1982. He started working in mixed practice in Hemel Hempstead and joined what was then Mr Turnbull’s practice in Falmouth and Helston in 1985. Paul bought the practice with Neil in 1987 and built it up from a general mixed practice with 3/4 vets to a veterinary hospital with 14! Amongst his many skills he is particularly interested in canine acupuncture. Outside work he has bred sports horses.
Ines Martinez Garcia MRCVS
Ines qualified in 2018 and has been working in a veterinary hospital in Spain since then. She joined our New Graduate Vet scheme in July 2019 and is keen to work to a higher standard here in the UK. Ines has a particular interest in all things surgical and is loving being part of a large team in a busy veterinary hospital.
Fiona Higgins BSc MVB MRCVS
Fiona joined the Rosemullion team in October 2018 as a new grad after qualifying as a veterinarian from the University College Dublin. Fiona previously worked as a marine scientist in both her home country of Ireland and in New Zealand, where she also worked as a veterinary nurse. Fiona enjoys the variety that the world of veterinary medicine provides as well as interacting with clients. She has particular interest in both medicine and surgery. At home, Fiona has two dogs Rosie – a Terrier and Cora – a Pointer Cross.
Reimi Konda BA VetMB MRCVS
Reimi was born in Japan, went to school in the USA and came to the UK for university. She qualified as a vet from Cambridge in 2017 and moved to Cornwall to join the Rosemullion team straight after. She is interested in developing her clinical skills in general practice and animal acupuncture. Outside work she is a keen gymnast, enjoys keeping fit and triathlon training.
Alice Lawson BVM BVS MRCVS
Alice qualified in 2013 from the University of Nottingham, and joined Rosemullion in October 2019. Having worked in a mixed practice and then completing an internship in Liverpool, Alice decided to return to small animal veterinary medicine and moved to Cornwall. Alice loves the diversity that being a vet brings to her life, and is currently studying for a certificate in emergency & critical care.
Kate Marriott BVetMed MRCVS
Kate joined Rosemullion in July 2019. Kate has worked in a variety of practices in London over the last 10 years, before moving to Cornwall last year. She is currently working towards a certificate in exotics and has a particular interest in medicine.
Siobhan McInerney BVSC GPCert (SAM) MRCVS
Siobhan has a further qualification and interest in small animal medicine, particularly endocrine diseases (such as diabetes and Cushing's disease), oncology and immune-mediated diseases. She also has an interest in small animal soft tissue surgery. Siobhan has encountered a wide variety of veterinary practice prior to working at Rosemullion, having worked as a locum all around the UK, as well as working in Hong Kong, India and her native Australia.
Jennifer Oraze BSc Marine Biology BVetMed MRCVS
Jen qualified as a vet at the Royal Veterinary College in 2017 and joined the Rosemullion team straight from university. Prior to her veterinary degree she studied for a degree in marine biology and worked as a research assistant on a whale watching boat, completing internships for the marine mammal rescue programme in the USA and the National Aquarium in Baltimore. Outside work she enjoys reading, the theatre and hiking.
Ruta Povilanskaite DVM MRCVS
Ruta joined Rosemullion in July 2019 as part of our New Graduate Vet scheme, having graduated with a Masters in Veterinary Medicine from the Lithuanian University of Health Science in February 2019. Originally from Lithuania, Ruta moved to the UK to join the team at Rosemullion and is really enjoying working in a busy hospital environment with particular interest in orthopaedics.
Paul Stevenson BVSc MRCVS
Paul started in the practice in 1987, leaving at the end of 1990 to do some travelling and work in New Zealand for a while. He came back in 1996 as a partner then a director until 2015. He currently mostly works in Penryn surgery and is a very experienced first opinion vet. Outside work he enjoys looking after his small holding and flock of Hampshire Down Sheep, as well as the occasional cycling sportive and Friday night bridge.