Andrew CarterDr Andrew Carter

BVSc (Hons), Diploma in Veterinary Dermatology

Dr Carter established VetDermSA as a referral dermatology service based at the Adelaide Veterinary Specialist & Referral Centre in October 2001. 

Dr Andrew Carter graduated with honours from the University of Melbourne in 1987. Upon graduating he worked as a small animal veterinarian in Adelaide before travelling to the United Kingdom. While practicing in Essex and London he completed his Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons Certificate in Veterinary Dermatology. He then commenced specialist dermatology training at the Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies of the University of Edinburgh, completing his training in September 2001.   In July 2003 he was awarded a Diploma in Veterinary Dermatology by the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons.

Dr Carter has been an invited speaker at continuing education events for veterinarians throughout Australia and continues to support the South Australian Veterinary Dermatology Discussion group which aims at improving the quality or Veterinary Dermatology in South Australia.  Dr Carter also runs a tutorial group for overseas veterinarians who are preparing to sit the examinations needed to practice as Veterinarians in Australia.