Matt Smith

  • Consultant
  • Partner
BVetMed Dipl. ECVS DEO MRCVS European and RCVS Specialist in Equine Surgery
  • Degree: Royal Veterinary College, University of London–2001
  • Internship: Greenwood, Ellis and Partners, Newmarket–2001-2003
  • Surgical Residency: Royal Veterinary College, University of London–2003-2006
  • RCVS Certificate in Equine Surgery (Orthopaedics)–2004
  • European College of Veterinary Surgeons Diploma in Equine Surgery–2007
  • RCVS Diploma in Equine Orthopaedics–2011

After completing his surgical residency, Matt returned to Newmarket to work for the referrals department of Newmarket Equine Hospital in 2006. Matt is interested in all areas of equine surgery, but with particular emphasis on orthopaedic surgery, and more specifically arthroscopy and fracture repair.

Matt has presented on numerous occasions both nationally and internationally, and published his work in peer reviewed scientific journals. He has also taught on post-graduate courses in surgery, fracture repair, diagnostic techniques and arthroscopy. Matt has also maintained an active role in undergraduate teaching, and since 2006 he has held the post of Special Lecturer in Equine Surgery at the School of Veterinary Medicine and Science, University of Nottingham.