We are a group of small animal practices in Suffolk, first established in 1992. We are passionate about animal care and our skilled team of veterinarians and vet nurses are dedicated to providing the highest quality care for your animals. Because we love animals and strive to provide excellent continuity of care, we are open seven days a week and have access to 24-hour emergency care. For your added convenience, there’s free parking either on site or nearby for clients at our surgeries.
Sara qualified from The University of Bologna in Italy in 2012. As a senior vet, she helps to lead and support the veterinary team. She has a keen interest in oncology and has achieved a further certificate in small animal clinical oncology with the European School of Veterinary Postgraduate Studies (ESVPS). Sara joined the Coastline team in August 2015. She is married, and in her spare time enjoys spending time with her husband, watching movies, reading, playing guitar and Latin-American dancing.
Angela Nicholls BVSc MRCVS
Angela qualified from Bristol University in 1991 and is our most experienced vet. As a senior vet, she helps lead and support the veterinary team. Angela has a keen interest in surgery, and as appointed senior vet at our Beccles branch surgery, she is an invaluable member of the team. She is married with two children and has a Cocker Spaniel named Chester. In her spare time, Angela enjoys attending church, hill walking and cooking.
Lorenza Figiola MRCVS
Lorenza has both Italian and British origins and moved permanently to the UK soon after graduating from the University of Bologna (Italy) in 2009. She has a keen interest in animal behaviour and gained a masters in clinical animal behaviour from the University of Lincoln in 2013. Lorenza has a Jack Russell Terrier cross named Bella who enjoys agility and a half-tailed rescue cat named Demi. In her spare time she enjoys riding her horse.
Martyna Grzesik MRCVS
Martyna joined our team in October 2017 after qualifying in Poland from the University of Warmia and Mazury. She has always a keen interest in exotics and wildlife, and looks forward to being one of our main vets to see these species at Coastline. Martyna has a lop-eared rabbit called Lula, and in her spare time she enjoys travelling with her partner, sewing and studying.
Diana Pinto MRCVS
Diana joined our team in December 2017 after previously working in Portugal. She gained her qualification at the Vasco da Gama University School in Portugal in 2015, and has a particular interest in internal medicine and endocrinology. Diana has a dog named Tagus who she loves going on long walks with around nature reserves. In her spare time she enjoys eating meals with friends and family.
Adam Piorek DVM PhD MRCVS
Adam qualified in 2007 from the University Warmia and Marsory in Olsztyn (Poland) and went on to gain a PhD in veterinary surgery (orthopaedics). Adam joined Coastline in August 2017, and in addition to general surgery, he has invaluable experience in some specialist orthopaedic surgical procedures. In his spare time he enjoys composing music and playing the guitar.