Ryan Kavanagh BSc(Hons) DipVNZS RVN (He/Him)
Head of Nursing Services
Ryan qualified with a Bachelor of Science in Veterinary Nursing from University College Dublin, Ireland in 2015. For 2 years following, he rotated within the university referral hospital in Dublin before relocating to Dubai, UAE to work in a 24-hour veterinary centre for 3-years. He moved to London in 2020 to work as a senior nurse in a busy 24-hour hospital in North London and has since joined us at London Vet Specialists in March 2022 as our Clinical Nursing Manager. Ryan has since progressed into the role of Head of Nursing Services, ahead of our move to our new site in 2024.
Ryan has a particular interest in nutrition and exotics; and has completed the Girling & Fraser Diploma in Veterinary Nursing of Zoological Species. Ryan is also our Equity, Diversity and Inclusivity Champion at LVS, and promotes these values within the team.
Outside of work, Ryan enjoys ice skating, Irish dancing and Marvel movies, as well as learning French. Ryan also loves taking regular trips home to Ireland to spend time with his family and dogs Bo and Pippa, after several years living much further afield.