Kate graduated from the University of Nottingham in 2012 after which she worked for three years at a busy small animal hospital in Cheshire. Having developed an interest in ophthalmology, Kate completed her GP Certificate in Ophthalmology in 2015.

Kate moved up to Edinburgh and joined the team at Batchelor Davidson and Watson in 2015, completing her PG Certificate in Small Animal Ophthalmology the following year.  Kate is an RCVS Advanced Practitioner in Veterinary Ophthalmology.