About Us

Robert Williams

Dr. Robert Williams

B. Vet. Med. M.A.C.V.S. (Emergency and Critical Care)

Managing our team here at Companion Care is Robert who has worked and lived on the Gold Coast for the past thirteen years. Robert has over twenty years experience in General Practice & Emergency Centres. As innovator of the surgical, intensive care, diagnostic imaging, and medical areas, he continues to strive for the best quality care for his patients and their owners.

Dr. Charlene Koh


Dr. Charlene joined us in May 2017 having worked in small animal practice in Brisbane.
She has a passion for medicine and surgery and relishes the opportunity to use our advanced facilities aiding the treatment of animals in her care.

Karen Barney

Cert IV in Veterinary Nursing

Karen has been associated with Ormeau since 1997. She has an interest in critical care and anaesthesia aiming to provide the most up to date surgical nursing for your pet. Karen also maintains her passion for wild life and bird care management.

Vanessa Joseph

Cert IV Nurse

We welcomed Vanessa Joseph to our teams at Arundel and Ormeau in June 2017. She is a very experienced nurse having worked with Dr Robert for a number of years in an Emergency centre.
Vanessa is ideally suited to the amount of intensive care and high end diagnostic work we perform and, is proving a valuable addition to both clinics.

Jessica Simons

Jessica joined us as our new trainee in September 2017 and has already made a great impression with her bright bubbly personality. Jessica hopes to complete her full training to become a Cert IV nurse before Christmas

Luciana de Andrade

Luciana, originally from Brazil, moved all the way from the west coast of W.A. in May 2018 and is already popular with staff, clients and their pets. She brings all the experience of working in a large busy practice and is benefiting all at Ormeau.