Veterinary Dental and Oral Surgery Referrals in Hertfordshire / Greater London provides specialist care for your pet!

About the referral service

There are two locations in Hertfordshire, easy to get to from London and the M25.  

Our number one aim is to provide the highest standard of dental care for your pets. We also take referrals for oral surgery.  

What can be referred?

We accept referrals for all dental and oral conditions, and those affecting the palate and the jaw bones. 

Services range from periodontal prophylaxis / cleaning to complicated and involved facial surgery for cats and dogs. Simone will see patients ranging from very young puppies and kittens to the elderly pet.


My specialist services are available at these locations:

Chess Veterinary Clinic     

phone: 01923 773444

(fax: 01923 710366)

97 Uxbridge Road, Rickmansworth, Herts, WD3 7DJ

Wood Street Veterinary Hospital      

phone: 020 8449 0074


74 Wood Street, Barnet, EN5 4BW

Qualifications and memberships

Simone Kirby is a veterinarian with more than 20 years experience. She is a Diplomate of the European Veterinary Dental College (EVDC), and is registered as a European Veterinary Specialist in Dentistry. She is also a member of the British Veterinary Dental Association (BVDA) and the European Veterinary Dental Society. She has held numerous honorary positions, including serving on the Board of the EVDC, and she is a Past-president of the BVDA. Simone is a speaker at national and international events, and holds educational events on veterinary dentistry for veterinarians and veterinary students.


Thank you for the wonderful job you did on Billy-Boy's teeth problems! Thank you for your professionalism, we now have a  very happy cat. - Sylvia & Johnny Cooper, Redbourn

The skill & dedication you showed when you treated my dog Tully for his jaw problem, the outcome was outstanding, all due to the care you gave to Tully. - P Crew, Stevenage

Links for further information about Veterinary Dentistry and our clinics:

Chess Veterinary Clinic 97 Uxbridge Road, Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire | 01923 - 773444