Michelle Hyndman

Practice Coordinator / Nursing Team Leader

Michelle started at Moorabbin Veterinary Hospital in 2001. From a very early age Michelle knew that she wanted a career with animals, growing up with dogs, cats, birds and horses!

Michelle enjoys all aspects of veterinary nursing, especially surgical nursing and anaesthesia. Along with her role as the nursing team leader, she manages the day to day running of the hospital, and also administration.

Michelle has two adorable Boston Terriers, Pingu and Peanut who she loves playing with! Michelle also enjoys reading, baking, playing netball and spending time with her family.

Qualifications

  • Diploma Applied Science: Animal Technology
  • Certificate IV Veterinary Nursing

 

Hayley Young

Veterinary Nurse

Hayley first joined the nursing team at Moorabbin Veterinary Hospital in 2005, after a number of years as a dental nurse. Hayley loves all aspects of the profession including surgical and medical nursing, pharmacology and of course cuddling all of the animals!

Hayley spends her time outside of work looking after her two young boys, and also assisting with their school’s PTF committee. She also enjoys walking her two Finnish Lapphunds Spirit and Pennja, playing with her cats Merlot (a Somali) and Franny, and taking her Nissan Cube to car events.

Qualifications

  • Certificate IV Veterinary Nursing

 

Marissa Rickard

Veterinary Nurse

Marissa joined the Moorabbin Veterinary Hospital nursing team in 2015. Beginning her career in 2010, she has a particular interest in emergency and has completed additional studies in this area.

Marissa also loves taking care of any wildlife that is brought into the hospital!

Marissa has two dogs, Ziva and Lily who she loves spending time with. She also loves keeping fit and healthy, and spending time with friends and family.

Qualifications

  • Certificate IV Veterinary Nursing

 

Georgia Karidis

Animal Attendant

Georgia joined the nursing team as a nursing assistant in 2016, after completing her work experience at MVH. She also assists with our puppy school classes, which means she gets to cuddle puppies every week! Georgia is currently undertaking her secondary school studies locally, after which she plans to study Veterinary Science.

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