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Dr Christopher Turner

Dr Christopher Turner

Clinical Director


Chris is currently studying for his Certificate in General Practice

Chris graduated from Bristol university in 2009 and worked for two years in a large hospital in Devon before joining Maven Veterinary Care (formally Frean and Smyth Vets) in 2011. He has a keen interest in ophthalmology and achieved his Postgraduate Certificate of Small Animal Ophthalmology in April 2018. Chris is a motor sports fanatic and is a keen racer himself. Any spare moments are spent playing badminton or korfball, salsa dancing and spending time with friends, his wife Clare and their mischievous cat Lily!


  • accreditations rcvs outstanding client service
  • accreditations rcvs outstanding in patient service
  • accreditations rcvs outstanding consultation service
  • accreditations rcvs outstanding team professional responsibility
  • accreditations best business 2017
  • accreditations rcvs accredited practice sah
  • accreditations vet practice design awards 2015
  • accreditations isfm gold car friendly clinic 2019