Philip Lhermette
Philip Lhermette
Principal & Founder
Elands Veterinary Clinic

Philip is the principal and founder of Elands Veterinary Clinic, near Sevenoaks in Kent. Having practised rigid endoscopy since 1995, Philip has extensive experience in endoscopy and endosurgery and has run a referral service since 2001. Philip pioneered laparoscopic bitch spays and laser endosurgery in veterinary medicine in the UK. He is the author and editor of the BSAVA Manual of Canine and Feline Endoscopy and Endosurgery and has contributed to numerous other publications. Philip has lectured in endoscopy and endosurgery at the University of Nottingham School of Veterinary Medicine and lectures extensively in minimally invasive techniques throughout the UK, Europe and Asia. In 2011, Philip received the BSAVA Simon Award for outstanding contributions in the field of veterinary surgery and in 2016; he was awarded Fellowship of the Royal College of Veterinary surgeons for meritorious contributions to clinical practice. In 2017, Philip was awarded Fellowship of the Royal Society of Biology.

Qualifications: BSc (Hons) CBiol FRSB BVetMed FRCVS