Northern Ireland Veterinary Specialists (NIVS) launched in November 2019 as the first Specialist led referral centre in Northern Ireland.

The centre, which offers referrals in cardiology; soft tissue, orthopaedic and spinal surgery, is equipped with state-of-the-art facilities, including CT and fluoroscopy. Led by EVCS and RCVS Specialists in Small Animal Surgery, Drs Rob Adams and Aidan McAlinden, NIVS is situated in the same building as Cromlyn House first opinion practice, in Hillsborough, Northern Ireland.

Practice specialists and clinicians

Specialist

Aidan B McAlinden

MVB MSc CertSAS DipECVS MRCVS

Discipline:
Orthopaedics, Soft Tissue Surgery

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Specialist

Rob Adams

BVM&S DipECVS MRCVS

Discipline:
Orthopaedics, Soft Tissue Surgery

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Specialist

Julie Kavanagh

MVB MVetMed DipACVIM(cardiology) MRCVS

Discipline:
Cardiology

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Referral clinician

Julie Hamilton-Elliott

BVSc CertAVP(SAM) PgCert MRCVS

Discipline:
Cardiology

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COVID-19 Update

Rest assured… we will continue to provide telephone and video consultations for all patients and urgent and emergency care for your clients and their pets. We are also offering a FREE ADVICE SERVICE TO GP VETS.