Tim graduated from Edinburgh University in 2001, where he also completed a Small Animal Internship. He spent 8 years in general practice in Scotland, Ireland and London.

In 2009 he commenced a residency programme in Small Animal Surgery at Liverpool University, which was completed in 2012, and has continued to work in referrals ever since. He enjoys all aspects of orthopaedics surgery and has a particular interest in arthroscopy and fracture repairs.