The Lisadell Team
We have a team of friendly, experienced and dedicated vets, nurses and support staff
William B. Sharp BVM&S MRCVS
Veterinary Surgeon & Practice Principal
Jennifer White MVB
Warren Schofield MA, Vet MB, Cert ES (Soft tissue), MRCVS, Dip ECVS
European Specialist in Equine and Large Animal Surgery
Warren has joined our team as a visiting consultant surgeon and brings with him a wealth of knowledge and expertise. His particular areas of interest are surgery and orthopaedics and he brings with him over 20 years of experience in these fields.
Emma Chedgey MVB MRCVS CertAVPVeterinary Surgeon
Emma Costello MVBVeterinary Surgeon
Michael Duggan BVSc MRCVSVeterinary Surgeon
Michael joined Lisadell Equine Hospital in 2019 having previously worked at a large equine referral hospital in the south east of England and ambulatory equine practice in Northern Ireland.
Michael has a particular interest in equine surgery, lameness, competition/racing work and clinical research. In his spare time, he enjoys working his springer spaniel and has a keen interest in fly fishing and country sports
Hannah Chambers MVB Veterinary Surgeon
Hannah joined Lisadell in 2020. After graduating from UCD in 2018, she completed an internship at Fethard Equine Hospital in Tipperary and then travelled to Australia, where she completed a breeding season at a thoroughbred stud farm. She returned home to County Down in March 2020 where she worked briefly in equine ambulatory practice before joining the team at Lisadell in July.
Hannah enjoys all areas of general practice. Outside of work, she enjoys eventing, socialising with friends and travelling.Hannah has returned to Australia for the 2021 Stud Season and will join us again in February 2022.
Intern Veterinary Surgeons
Sarah Moore DVM
Intern Veterinary Surgeon
Sarah grew up locally in Co. Meath and was involved in Eventing, Showjumping and Dressage until her studies took over. She also has extensive experience in the thoroughbred industry both working on studs and riding out racehorses. She travelled to Budapest to study Veterinary Medicine and has developed interests in Lameness, Reproduction and Dermatology as well as Equine Behaviour. Outside of work, she loves to travel, socialise, Snowboard and has a black belt in Taekwon-Do! She still has her horse Karla, and a cat called Muffin who she brought back to Ireland from Budapest.
Sofia Freire DVM
Sofia is originally from Portugal and studied Veterinary Medicine in the University in Oporto. During her studies she completed externships in Equine Medicine in Portugal and Belgium. She joined us in June 2021 having completed an internship in the University of Lisbon. Her professional interests include Internal Medicine and Neonatology.
Outside of work, Sofia loves to read, travel, play sports and catch up with her friends.
Oonagh Hynes MVB
Oonagh is from Fethard, Co. Tipperary. She was destined for a career in Equine Veterinary having grown up around horses, both her own and working on the Stud in Coolmore. She began her Veterinary Degree in UCD in 2016 and is particularly interested in Equine Lameness and Surgery. Outside of work, you'll find Oonagh playing rugby with Old Belvedere RFC or in a Crossfit Gym.
Stephanie Hanratty BSc.VN RVN
Irene Kavanagh RVN
Hazel Coleman RVN
The Office Team
Tracey joined the office team in 2015 as our accounts administrator. In her spare time Tracey enjoys reading, outdoor activities, hunting with the Meath Hunt and gaelic football.
Michelle completed her degree in Equine Business in Maynooth University and has worked in racing and breeding ever since. She brings a wealth of experience to the office team in Lisadell. Outside of work Michelle enjoys yoga, running and riding her horse Tonto.