Maria Chie (Machi) Niimura del Barrio is a EBVS® European and RCVS Recognised Specialist in Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia.

Maria Chie Niimura del Barrio, CVS ReferralsMaria graduated from Universidad Complutense in Madrid (Spain) in 2008 and joined University College Dublin (UCD) Veterinary School (Dublin, Ireland) in 2012 to complete her European Residency in Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia and her Doctorate of Veterinary Medical Specialization. In 2017 she achieved the Diplomate
status and in 2018 the Doctor status.

For almost three years she worked as an Assistant Professor in Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia in UCD. Maria Chie she is particularly interested in areas such as ventilation and regional techniques for pain management.

COVID-19 Update

Our practices are open and providing routine, urgent and emergency referral care for your patients. We continue to work safely with social distancing and a combination of telephone consultations and on-site examinations. GP vets should contact our referral centres directly for clinical advice on cases.