Russell Parker


RCVS and European Specialist in Equine Surgery 

Clinical Director 

Russell graduated from the University of Bristol in 2004 and initially worked in equine practice before starting a residency in equine surgery at the University of Edinburgh in 2008. In 2012 he became a diplomat of the European College of Veterinary Surgeons and stayed on at Edinburgh as a Lecturer in Equine Surgery. Prior to joining the LEH Russell was working as an equine surgeon in a Berkshire based equine practice. His professional interests include all aspects of equine surgery, lameness investigation and diagnostic imaging.

Russell is also a member of the ARVS (Association of Racecourse Veterinary Surgeons).

Russell is married and has a young daughter who is already taking a keen interest in the family dogs and horses. Outside of work he enjoys riding, outdoor sports and cooking when time allows.