Emergency and Critical Care Veterinarian

Dr Sunishka Hughes


Dr Sunishka Hughes

Sunishka has lived and worked on the Central Coast since she graduated from the University of Sydney in 2008.

She originally started in general practice but then found that she enjoys and has a passion for Emergency Medicine and joined the ARH Emergency team in 2015. She enjoys the challenge of emergency medicine, and loves being there for people and their pets in their critical time of need.

In 2017 she achieved her ANZCVS Membership qualifications in Emergency and Critical Care.

Her favourite aspects of emergency and critical care include transfusion medicine and stabilising the critical patient.

She is involved in the operation of the ARH Gosford Blood Bank.

In her free time she enjoys spending time at the beach with her deaf whippet, scruffy dog and with her young family.