Meet The Team

Dr Ingrid Goodman
Specialist Veterinarian

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Dr Lauren Parkes
Senior Veterinarian

Dr Lauren graduated with Honours from the University of Queensland and then went on to complete a rotating small animal internship at Veterinary Specialist Services. Dr Lauren then worked as a GP vet in Brisbane, before returning to the University of Queensland as a GP and Clinical Educator. Dr Lauren moved to the Gold Coast in 2020 when she joined The Pines Vet team where she can develop her interests and skills in preventative care and internal medicine cases. Dr Lauren spends a lot of her free time exercising her Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever, Fletcher, or curled up on the couch with her much loved tabby cat, Sushi.

Dr Rochelle Lewis
Veterinarian

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Dr Katie Tate
Senior Veterinarian

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Sue
Practice Manager

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Kristina
Veterinary Nurse

Kristina joined The Pines Vet nursing team in June 2021 and has been thriving ever since! Kristina has been working in the industry since 2019, gaining experience with cats, dogs, and a particular interest in wildlife. To keep her busy, she has 2 staffies, Luna and Mini, and 1 Stimson's python Kane. In her free time, you'll find Kristina cooking, baking, creating art or spending time with her husband John.

 

 

Larnie
Veterinary Nurse

Larnie has been a veterinary nurse since 2019, but has been working alongside animals most of her life. Starting young as a volunteer at the RSPCA and Australia Zoo, she has worked her way up and into many different clinics over SEQ. Larnie enjoys caring for all sorts of animals, both big and small - including domestic, rural or native wildlife. She also has 2 little human critters of her own to care for and in her very rare spare time enjoys adventures outside, creating music and trying new things!  

Kai
Veterinary Nurse

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Zoe
Veterinary Nurse

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