Dr Laurinda Oliver


Laurinda graduated from Massey University in 2001 and took an Internship at Randwick Equine Hospital in Sydney, Australia. Following this she worked at Hamilton Vet Services for 4 years before moving to the USA to pursue specialised training in Large Animal Surgery. After 15 years in the USA Laurinda and her family decided to move back to NZ and rejoin the practice as specialist in equine surgery. Laurinda has evented to 2-star level, ridden track work, tried polo and western riding and has yet to find an equine sport she doesn’t enjoy. When not at work she enjoys spending time wake surfing at Lake Taupo, snow skiing and spending time with her family.