Stephen is one of Lennox Head Vet Clinic’s dedicated veterinarians and has been with the clinic for 3 years. Growing up in Western Australia, animals were always Steve’s passion, and he fulfilled a boyhood dream when he completed his degree in Veterinary Medicine and Surgery in 1985.
Steve built and operated a number of Veterinary Hospitals in Sydney, whilst also working as a presenter for Channel 9’s Today Show, producing award winning wildlife documentaries as well as regular mixed media contributions.
Steve has special interests in internal medicine, dermatology, oncology, dentistry and all wildlife, and when he’s not at LHVC he is busy with conservation projects such as Byron Bay Wildlife Hospital and Operation Sun Bear Borneo.
Steve was a founding director of Assistance Dogs for Independence, and has been the Patron of Zoo Peru and Wilderness Warriors.
He also co-founded Orangutan Foundation International Australia, and has led many ecotours globally.
Outside of work, Steve enjoys spending time with his kids Nick and Pearl, cooking, travelling, going to the beach, movies, literature and spending time with friends.