Medivet Hemel Hempstead Risedale Rd

01442 265394

4.9 /5
100 reviews

4 Risedale Road, Hemel Hempstead, HP3 9NN

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Garden, Disability Friendly, Street Parking, Free Client Parking, Main entrance at the front of the practice. Small private car park at the front of the practice.

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Saturday opening times

Our Saturday hours are subject to change. Please call us and a member of our team can help you book an appointment for you and your pet at your nearest open practice.

Meet the team

Kyumi McDonald

Partner and Veterinary Surgeon

Kyumi McDonald

Partner and Veterinary Surgeon

I qualified in 2005 in South Korea and joined Medivet in 2007, becoming branch partner at Risedale in 2009. I've completed a programme in Equine Dentistry and Reproduction from Texas A&M University and have a masters degree in Control of Infectious Diseases in Animals. I also hold a Postgraduate Certificate in Small Animal Surgery. I'm interested in small animal surgery, specifically laparoscopic and orthorpaedic surgeries. I love the relationship I have with all our clients and their pets, and am enjoying learning and progressing in my role everyday. At home I have a rescue cat called Garlie. Garlie had several serious health issues when he was first adopted, now with our tender loving care, he is totally transformed to be a happy, content and loving cat.

Nicola Sookheea

Partner and Veterinary Surgeon

Nicola Sookheea

Partner and Veterinary Surgeon

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Gemma Scott

Head Veterinary Nurse

Gemma Scott

Head Veterinary Nurse

I’ve worked in practice for 19 years and qualified as a nurse in 2008. I’ve been at Risedale for 10 months and live in the local area. I’m particularly interested in providing excellent end of life care and feline nursing. At home I have three cats, two hamsters, a royal python and 15 rested geckos.

Sarah Bradley

Veterinary Nurse

Sarah Bradley

Veterinary Nurse

I qualified as a nurse in 1996 and have been at the practice for 14 years. I run the puppy parties on a weekly basis and handle insurance claims with our clients. I previously worked for guide dogs and Royal Canin and have a BVA certificate in small animal medicine. At home I have a rescue cat called Alvin we took in at Risedale.

Chloe Roberts

Student Veterinary Nurse

Chloe Roberts

Student Veterinary Nurse

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  • Your vet in Hemel Hempstead

    Located in leafy Hemel Hempstead, our practice is a key part of Risedale road.

    Visit us and you'll find a kind and caring veterinary team delivering a wide range of services to meet your pet's unique needs.

    Feel free to give us a call or drop in to see us - we're always happy to help.

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  • Puppy Parties

    Our complimentary puppy parties are a great opportunity to socialise your new pet with other dogs and people.  Find out how these events help your dog grow into a well-rounded, confident adult. Our parties are usually held on Tuesdays, but are subject to change.

    Enquire now

     

Practice Story

Here’s a heartwarming example of the team's care and commitment to their community.

Last November, the team in Risedale took in Lexi, an abandoned and pregnant cat from the Hemel Hempstead area. They were committed to ensuring she was comfortable and cared for during the birth of her three kittens.

The team weaned them and watched their personalities begin to develop. They spent every break they got with the kittens, coming into the practice in the early hours and on weekends to provide the best care possible.

Sarah, a nurse at the practice, said “It’s a great opportunity for the nurses. We’re hand-rearing them and seeing them develop every day. We’ve watched them first opening their eyes, to now playing out of their cage.”

Lexi and her litter have now been rehomed, some going to the staff who couldn't resist. 

 

 

Reviews

4.9 /5
100 reviews
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Google
5.0/5
Jun 26, 2022
Google Medivet Hemel Hempstead Risedale Rd Verified User
Great people that genuinely love animals and care for them like thier own.
Google
5.0/5
Feb 24, 2022
Google Medivet Hemel Hempstead Risedale Rd Verified User
Lovely vets here, they truly care about your pets and take their time to make sure they’re ok. And my Husky is not exactly a perfect patient to be dealing with lol but I highly recommend them.
Google
5.0/5
Feb 5, 2022
Google Medivet Hemel Hempstead Risedale Rd Verified User
My dog was so ill before Christmas, she had a massive tumour and the staff their were fantastic with her, she had a operation and this saved her life , I was so close to having her put down . They’re my heroes, my dog is my everything and the custom, care they gave was excellent
Google
5.0/5
Jan 13, 2022
Google Medivet Hemel Hempstead Risedale Rd Verified User
All the staff at the Risedale practice are friendly, compassionate & care about the animals & their human guardians. I always feel confident that whatever the problem they will know the right course of action & will deal sympathetically & have empathy with both the patient & owner. I have had quite a few cats over the years, who have had various ailments & some who have unfortunately had to be put to sleep, all the staff have been very supportive. Kyumi Mcdonald is a lovely & compassionate person & I consider her more as a friend as well as being a fantastic vet.
Google
5.0/5
Nov 19, 2021
Google Medivet Hemel Hempstead Risedale Rd Verified User
Medivet really care for your pets and every appointment is personal and make you feel valued as an individual and pet owner. They genuinely care for ALL the pets you bring in and show concern and empathy. Love tem and would recommend them EVERY time
Google
5.0/5
Oct 11, 2021
Google Medivet Hemel Hempstead Risedale Rd Verified User
A fantastic team that we trust very much. We’ll run practice, knowledgeable and friendly team.
Google
5.0/5
Sep 13, 2021
Google Medivet Hemel Hempstead Risedale Rd Verified User
The staff were very professional knew exactly what they were doing and so friendly and fantastic with animals
Google
5.0/5
Sep 11, 2021
Google Medivet Hemel Hempstead Risedale Rd Verified User
Great service
Google
5.0/5
Jul 28, 2021
Google Medivet Hemel Hempstead Risedale Rd Verified User
Wonderful service as always
Facebook
5.0/5
Jul 2, 2021
Facebook Medivet Hemel Hempstead Risedale Rd Verified User
I can't find the words to explain how fantastic this vet is Caring Compassionate and willing to go that extra mile when it was needed Thank you from the bottom of my heart in looking after Carlos with such kindness and making the time to see him
Google
5.0/5
May 17, 2021
Google Medivet Hemel Hempstead Risedale Rd Verified User
Kind, caring, supportive and informative
Google
5.0/5
May 8, 2021
Google Medivet Hemel Hempstead Risedale Rd Verified User
Kyumi was very friendly and did a great job checking my kittens over for their first visit. The photos taken were also a lovely surprise!