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Find out more about our dermatology referral service

We are delighted to inform you of our new dermatology referral service, delivered by our very own vet Dr Iva Mayer, who is an RCVS recognized Advanced Practitioner in small animal medicine.

Iva qualified as a Veterinary Surgeon from the Faculty of Veterinary medicine, University of Zagreb, Croatia in 2002 where she also finished her postgraduate program and obtained her PhD in small animal medicine. Iva then spent 12 years at the University of Zagreb as a clinician and lecturer in internal medicine and dermatology. In 2015 she was promoted to Assistant Professor of small animal internal medicine. Iva and her family moved to the UK in 2017, working in small animal practice in Wiltshire and Kent before joining us at ICR vets in 2020 as a senior consulting vet.

She is the author and co-author of several books and scientific papers in the field of small animal medicine and dermatology and her interests lie in dermatology, allergology and immune  mediated diseases. Iva enjoys working through all aspects of dermatology, ranging from pruritic cats, chronic anal gland/ear issues to complex allergy cases.

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Iva Mayer - Veterinary Surgeon

Iva Mayer

Iva Mayer PhD MRCVS Veterinary Surgeon
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Dermatology Referral Consultation

40 minute consultation with Dr. Iva Mayer. Includes inhouse cytology testing. 



Dermatology Referral Consultation Re-examination

40 minute consultation with Dr. Iva Mayer. 



Further medications and treatments will be charged separately. Thorough estimates will be provided within the consultation.

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Dermatology Services Available:

  • Intradermal skin testing (IDST)
  • Immunotherapy
  • Video otoscopy
  • Cytology, microscopy
  • Skin biopsy, fine needle aspiration
  • Serology testing
  • Cryotherapy - coming soon!

To refer a case to Iva, please feel free to phone us on 01314404229  or email to reception@icrvets.co.uk, with ‘dermatology’ in the title.

Once a referral has been arranged, we will email your client with a general explanation of service and prices, a client questionnaire and directions to our practice.

Please do not hesitate to contact us should you have any questions about this new service.

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