Dr Brent Higgins
Diplomate of the European College of Veterinary Surgeons
Registered Specialist in Small Animal Surgery
Brent is a small animal orthopaedic surgeon with expertise in diagnosing lameness and treating cruciate rupture, joint conditions, fractures and growth deformities in dogs and cats.
After a BVSc at Massey University, Brent completed specialist residency training at the University of Liverpool, UK. He became a Diplomate of the European College of Veterinary Surgeons in 2011.
Brent is passionate about helping vets deliver clinical excellence. He co-founded OssAbility, a veterinary medical device company which helps vets perform surgery safely. Brent also co-founded Practical CPD and Zero Pain Philosophy which teaches clinical skills to vets in practice.
Brent owns a fluffy cat called Luna and has a soft spot for black labradors. In his downtime, he enjoys running on the beach and in the hills.