Meet Our Team

Get to know the veterinarians, vet nurses and support staff at Yarraville Vet Clinic

Our Veterinarians

Dr Ian Burns


Dr Ian has been in the practice for over 40 years. In his spare time he enjoys growing vegetables, talking to his chooks and goldfish, and being bossed about by his cats.

Dr Ann Mc Gaffin


Dr Ann is currently raising 2 children. This limits her availability at the clinic a bit, especially during school holidays.

Our Support Staff

Fiona Bratby


Head Nurse Fiona has been a fixture at the surgery for many years. She is also one of our groomers.

Anne Hynds


Anne is one of our Groomers as well as being a very experienced Veterinary Nurse. She has been with us since 1995, only taking time off to have a couple of children

Ashleigh Byrne


Nurse Ash is our latest addition to our grooming team as well as being one of our valuable Veterinary Nurses.

Jessica Hope


Nurse Jess is our always cheerful nurse and always pleased to help

Christine Feehan


Christine has recently graduated as a Veterinary Nurse.
In her spare time she enjoys playing Netball and playing with her animals.

Allyse Prestinenzi


Allyse has joined us this year and is studying her Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing.

When she is not here she teaching people to swim in her other job as a swimming instructor