Hospitalist Veterinarian

Dr. Karine H. Y. FIELD

Hospitalist Veterinarian


Dr. Karine graduated from the University of Glasgow and has been a registered member of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons since 2012. Prior to relocating to Hong Kong, she worked at two major veterinary groups in the United Kingdom, Medivet & Vets4Pets for almost ten years and took on the role of lead vet in 2018. Dr. Karine joins VMC as a primary care veterinarian with particular experience in small animal surgery and holds a Post Graduate Certificate for such surgeries. She is also a recognised Official Veterinarian in the Animal and Plant Health Agency, UK. 

Dr Karine was born in Hong Kong and lived in the UK for over twenty years. She is delighted to be joining the VMC and starting a new chapter in her career. Aside from small animal general surgery, Dr. Karine’s main interests are soft tissue surgery, ultrasound and internal medicine; she is passionate about continued professional development and devotes much of her time in furthering her skills in these fields. 


In her spare time, Dr. Karine enjoys spending time with her beloved pets Andy (her lazy tabby cat) and Sparkie (her energetic rescue dog). She also enjoys doing yoga, volunteering at animal rescue centers and travelling the world to learn and experience different cultures.