After graduating from The University of Veterinary Medicine Hanover, Foundation, Tobias spent three years in a mixed animal practice and a small animal clinic in Germany before starting as an emergency vet in central London. He joined Vets Now in 2003, working as a Senior Vet in Stoke-on-Trent, Edinburgh and Glasgow.
Tobias completed a Vets Now Residency in Emergency and Critical Care at The University of Glasgow and acquired “Specialist” status by becoming board certified as a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care in 2013 in San Diego. Tobias then achieved Diplomate status within The European College of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care in 2014 and became a RCVS recognised Specialist in 2015.
Tobias has lectured worldwide at different veterinary meetings, including the largest International Emergency Symposium (IVECCS, USA) and the largest European Veterinary Congress (BSAVA, UK). He has published various veterinary articles in English and German and is chairman of the British Association of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care (BAVECC).
He was previously nominated for the “Pet Plan Vet of the year” and won the “Vets Now Referral Clinician of the year” award in 2013. He is currently a proud member of the ECC referral service consisting of two ECC specialists, two residents, one intern and three nurses in the Vets Now 24/7 Emergency and Specialty Hospital, Glasgow.