Heidi Featherstone graduated from the Royal Veterinary College, London in 1991. After seven years in general practice in the UK and Hong Kong, she began her career in ophthalmology with a residency at the Animal Health Trust, Newmarket, in 1998. In 2003, she introduced the ophthalmology service at Davies Veterinary Specialists with a colleague. Heidi currently works in a team of ophthalmic specialists, including two ECVO residents at Willows Referral Service, West Midlands. She is a member of the BVA/KC/ISDS eye panel, a committee member of the British Association of Veterinary Ophthalmologists and a visiting lecturer at Nottingham Veterinary School. She holds both the RCVS and European diplomas in veterinary ophthalmology, and her special interests include the cornea and intraocular surgery.