Dr Debbie Simpson is a Registered Specialist in Veterinary Dermatology.
How is The Skin Vet different to my general practitioner?
The Skin Vet is a specialist practice which only sees referral cases. We are highly trained and skilled in the diagnosis and treatment of skin and ear disease, including (but not limited to) allergic diseases, immune-mediated conditions, congenital and hereditary conditions, neoplasia and infectious diseases. All members of our team are committed to undergo continuing education courses every year to make sure we remain at the forefront of our field
The signs of a demodex infection are hair loss, crusting or scaling of the skin, especially around the eyes, mouth and paws, and sometimes red lumps (papules), pimples (pustules) and deep draining sores. Another sign [...]
Dermatophytosis is the medical name for ringworm. Ringworm is a contagious disease that animals get from each other, from humans or from the environment (soil or dust and hair). One variety is carried by rats [...]