VIN Consultants and Editors

Specialty: Ophthalmology

Associate Editor

Renata Stavinohova

Renata Stavinohova

Board Certification

  • European College of Veterinary Veterinary Ophthalmologists (ECVO) Ophthalmology, 2021

Honors Awards and Fellowships

  • British Small Animal Veterinary Association (BSAVA) Postgraduate Certificate in Small Animal Ophthalmology, 2017


  • Residency in Ophthalmology, Dick White Referrals (ECVO), 2019
  • Internship in Ophthalmology, Animal Health Trust, 2016
  • Doktor Veterinarstvi, University of Veterinary Science Brno, 2008
  • Doctor of Philosophy, University of Veterinary Science Brno, 2014

Current Professional Activities

  • Specialist Ophthalmologist at the referral centre Lumbry Park Veterinary Specialists, UK
  • Co-chair of Scientific committee ECVO
  • BVA appointed HED panellist
  • Ophthalmology VIN Consultant

Past Professional Activities

  • Post Residency Clinical Fellow in Ophthalmology
  • ECVO Resident in Veterinary Ophthalmology
  • Ophthalmology intern
  • Trainee Veterinary Clinical Ophthalmologist
  • General Rotating Intern
  • Veterinary Surgeon


  • "Jaba" (cross breed)


  • Playing piano, guitar, flute
  • Art
  • Gardening, Bird and wildlife watching
  • Book reading, hiking, cooking

Favorite Quote

‘Truth and love will overcome lies and hatred’ – Vaclav Havel

What I Like Most About VIN

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