Dr Lucas Beierer BVSc GradDipEd MACVS MVetSurg DACVS-SA (Specialist)
Lucas is a University of Queensland graduate. He completed a series of internships after graduation, including at Queensland Veterinary Specialists and surgical internships in Adelaide and Perth.
Lucas achieved his Grad Diplomate in Education during this time and completed a residency in small animal surgery at Murdoch University. Here, a strong interest in orthopaedics was fostered, whilst he completed a Masters of Veterinary Surgery, looking at the biomechanics of locking plates.
Lucas became a Member of the Australian and New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists (Surgery chapter) in 2011and followed this by becoming both a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Surgeons – Small Animal ( 2015) and a RCVS Recognised Specialist in Small Animal Orthopaedics (2016). Several years were then spent working in the Northwest of England, before the sunny climate of Brisbane beckoned. Lucas is now a current Director of Queensland Veterinary Specialists, based in Brisbane and North Lakes and a regularly sought after speaker on the post-graduate education circuit.