**Dr Dani is on maternity leave as of January 30th 2018.  We don't have a firm date when Dr Dani will be returning to consult here in Newcastle, however she may be able to offer a limited service from a couple of locations in Sydney as of mid March (which is closer to home for her). If you would like more details, please call during business hours and speak to our reception or referral service team members.**

Family pets can suffer from chronic skin, ear and nail disease. If you’re concerned about the quality of your pets life or a condition or disease has failed to respond to general treatment then Dani Hoolahan and dermatology nurses are here to help.
Veterinary dermatology compliments the health care provided by your general practitioner with advanced qualifications and experience in identifying skin disorders, with specialised equipment, and the latest scientific information available.
We work with your family veterinarian to provide the best possible health care available. Dermatology referrals demonstrate that your family veterinarian is committed to providing you with all the options available to care for your pet. Reports are sent to your family veterinarian to ensure ongoing continuity of care.
We specialise in diagnosing and treating chronic and severe skin and ear disease, immune mediated and hormonal skin disease, nail and nail bed disease, skin manifestations of internal disease, allergic skin disease.

Common Symptoms;

  • Itchy skin and ears
  • Hair loss
  • Ear or skin infections
  • Hot spots or sores
  • Allergies (environmental, food, fleas)

Consultation Availability:

Dr Hoolahan consults at our Broadmeadow clinic on Fridays.

She also travels to Port Macquarie approximately 4-5 times a year.


Veterinarians can complete our on-line referral form