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The Queen's Veterinary School Hospital

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Dermatology has always been part of the small animal medicine service at QVSH. This integrated approach offers significant advantages as many medical cases present with dermatological signs.

Services offered include

• Video otoscopy
• Onsite CT and MRI for aural investigations
• Intradermal skin testing
• Photodynamic therapy
• Free telephone and email advice

The Dermatology Service is headed by Mike Herrtage, a RCVS Diploma holder in dermatology, and Mark Reading, who holds the RCVS Certificate in dermatology.

You can read a dermatology case study here.



Dermatology contacts
Email: , or
Phone: 01223 337604 (for informal case discussion) or 01223 337621 (appointments/emergencies 24 hrs)

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General contact details:

01223 337621

For all enquiries during office hours and for emergency referrals at any time


Address: Madingley Road, Cambridge, CB3 0ES

How to find us

Refer a case

During office hours the Client Services team will try to contact the clinician immediately for you. In the case of an emergency referral we will do our utmost to get a response at the time and in routine referrals within the day. Emails are monitored between 9am to 5pm Mon-Fri, to make a referral out of office hours please call 01223 337621.

Please use our REFERRAL FORM

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Online payment of veterinary fees can be made using the Cambridge University Online Store FROM THIS LINK

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