Dr Michael Sames


BVSc CertVOphthal (RCVS) MANZCVS (Feline Medicine)

Michael graduated from the University of Sydney in 1992 and immediately entered mixed practice in Port Macquarie. The area presented a variety of opportunities including position of superintendent at the Koala Hospital, duty veterinarian at the local thoroughbred race clubs, and working with a range of animals including camels, ostriches, cattle and a giant sea turtle.

He left for the UK in 1996 spending a majority of the time managing a busy branch of a large veterinary group in east London. Michael completed the requirements and examinations for the Certificate in Veterinary Ophthalmology from the Royal Veterinary College in 1998.

Michael returned to Sydney in 2003 to work at Eyevet Associates completing a Membership in Feline Medicine from the Australian College of Veterinary Science. He joined Quakers Hill Veterinary Hospital in 2005 enjoying ownership and directorship during a massive growth phase of the business. He joins Glenhaven Veterinary Hospital mid-July 2022 bringing interests in Ophthalmology, Internal Medicine and Ultrasonography, and Brachycephalic Airway Surgery.

Michael enjoys spending his free time with his two sons and caravanning to various parts of Australia. He is a sports tragic and enjoys playing and supporting his sons at hockey. His furry family includes Harper the Birman and Blaze the Cavoodle.