Meet our Surgery Team – Specialists
Dr Sonya Wasik
BVSc (Hons), BSc (Hons), MANZCVS, Diplomate ECVS
Sonya graduated with a veterinary degree from the University of Queensland in 2003. After two years in mixed practice, Sonya undertook an internship in small animal medicine and surgery at the University of Melbourne. Upon completion of a surgical residency at the University of Sydney, Sonya was based in Adelaide in referral practice for several years, prior to returning to Melbourne. Sonya enjoys all aspects of small animal surgery, including orthopaedics, soft tissue and neurosurgery, with a special interest in orthopaedics. Sonya is a Diplomate of the European College of Veterinary Surgeons and a registered specialist in small animal surgery.
Dr Emily Joss
BSc, DVM (Intern in Small Animal Surgery)
Emily graduated with a veterinary degree from the University of Melbourne in 2016. She then spent the next three years in general practice in the south eastern suburbs of Melbourne, developing a passion for surgery. In pursuing her surgery passion, Emily joined the MVSC team at the beginning of 2020 as a surgical intern. Emily is aiming to sit exams for Membership of the Australian and New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists in Small Animal Surgery after the completion of her internship. Emily enjoys all the aspects and challenges that the surgical field presents, including sharing in the positive impact that we can have on the lives of our patients and their families. Outside of work Emily enjoys reading, visiting the cinema, and also has an interest in painting and photography.