Robert Lawrie, MRCVS, Medical Director

BSc, The University of Liverpool


Robert graduated from the Dick Vet in 2006. After spending a year in mixed/exotic animal practice in the UK, Robert moved to New York City to undertake a rotating internship in small animal medicine and surgery at the Animal Medical Center. After completing the internship, he worked as an associate staff veterinarian in the Emergency and Critical Care Department. After the birth of their son, Robert and his wife Amanda relocated to Pennsylvania and has been working at VCA Old Marple since the summer of 2009.

Prior to graduation, he worked in various parts of the world including, Thailand, Northern Cyprus, India, South Africa and North America, in order to gain experience working with a wide variety of animals. Robert enjoys spending his spare time with his family. He is fiercely patriotic and follows his beloved Scotland Rugby team with a passion.