Paul McCarthy

Paul McCarthy

Paul graduated with a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from the University of Sydney in 2019, prior to this Paul completed a Bachelor of Science at the University of Western Sydney, where he was awarded a dean’s medal and a benefactor’s award for being the highest achieving student in science. Following graduation from his veterinary degree, Paul completed a multidisciplinary internship at a busy specialist hospital in Sydney.

In his short time as a veterinarian Paul has already published in four veterinary journals and presented at two Australian veterinary conferences.

Paul joined the Eye Clinic for Animals team in 2021 as an ophthalmology intern.

Presentations:

– Anxiety and depression in dogs with vision loss. Centre for Veterinary Education “What’s behaviour got to do with it? 2021

– What is that eye trying to tell me? Australian Veterinary Association VetFest Conference. 2020

Publications:

– Use of a chronic soft tissue expansion device to facilitate blepharoplasty in a horse with lower lid cicatricial ectropion with a 14 year follow-up. Veterinary Ophthalmology. 2020

– Surgical approach to a nasolacrimal duct atresia in a German Shepherd Puppy. Australian Veterinary Practitioner. 2020

– Progressive visual loss and severe retinal degeneration in a captive Kodiak bear (Ursus arctos mittendorfi). Veterinary Record Case Reports. 2020

– Accidental arterial catheterisation during a maxillary nerve block using a modified infraorbital approach in a dog. Veterinary Record Case Reports. 2020