Dr Karen Van Roy

Karen is Tuggeranong Veterinary Hospital’s longest serving Veterinarian graduating with a Bachelor of Veterinary Science with Honours from Melbourne in 1988 and has been a Partner since 2007. 

Karen’s special interests include canine and feline dentistry, dental radiology, diabetes management and wildlife care.   Karen enjoys working with TVH’s wonderful team members and caring for her long term clients and patients.  Karen has extensive veterinary knowledge having been awarded a Masters in Veterinary Studies (Murdoch).  

Karen has traveled extensively, lived in Japan for a time to complete a degree in Asian Studies / Archeology and visited every continent on the planet as a wildlife photographer.   

Check out Karen’s wildlife photos hanging up around the practice. When Karen is not travelling she loves to cook, garden and paint and can be found around the Canberra area photographing all the local wildlife.


Bachelor Veterinary Science (Hons)
Masters Veterinary Studies

Time with TVH 28 years 6 months