Welcome to Goddard Vets South Woodford

Our South Woodford branch has been a key part of the local community since it was established by Arthur Goddard in the 1960s. Our dedicated, long-standing team are well known within the local community, with many pet owners popping in just to say hello when passing.

The practice is fully-equipped to care for you and your pet with our excellent on-site facilities, allowing blood testing, x-rays and operations to be performed. Please see the additional services we offer below.

In the event of a veterinary emergency or if your pet is unwell out of hours our Hospitals offer your pets a dedicated emergency service and the reassurance of knowing we are open 24 hours a day, 365 days of the year. The closest hospital to our South Woodford branch is Wanstead Veterinary Hospital call 020 8989 7744. For your peace of mind and for continuity of care, your pet’s medical history is accessible in any of our branches or hospitals any time of the day or night.

This branch is accredited by the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS), following a diligent assessment the RCVS is satisfied that we maintain the highest standards of veterinary care.

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8 Woodford Road
South Woodford
E18 2BH
9am – 7pm
9am – 7pm
9am – 12pm
9am – 7pm
9am – 7pm
1pm – 4pm
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Facilities & Services

Blood Testing

Certificate Holders & Advanced Practitioners



Diagnostic Imaging

Free Kitten & Puppy checks

Healthcare Plan – ProActive Pets


Nurse Clinics

Pet Insurance Information

Pet Microchips

Animal Health Certificates

Puppy & Kitten vaccination course


Surgical Theatre



Wellness health screen

Meet the Team

Our network of branches and hospitals have the support of an experienced management team as well as administrative backup.

Adam Thoms BVetMed PgC Small Animal Ophthalmology MRCVS [OV]

Veterinary Surgeon

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Thomas Madden RVN

Registered Veterinary Nurse

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Lisa Andreou

Student Veterinary Nurse

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Ella Austin

Nursing Assistant

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Philippa Davis

Regional Manager

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Parking is available at the front of the surgery.

Get directions

South Woodford station [Central Line] is a ten minute walk away.

Get directions

Buses W13 and W12 stop nearby to the surgery.