Bill qualified from Cambridge University in 1983. After 7 years in general practice he became Senior Veterinary Officer with the PDSA in Stoke on Trent where he acquired extensive experience in ophthalmology by providing an internal referral service for the PDSA centres in the Midlands.
Bill returned to Private practice in 1997 as the Principal of Weaver Veterinary Group and Weaver House Ophthalmic Referrals before concentrating solely on building his own referral practice in conjunction with Woodcroft Referrals. He joined ChesterGates Referral Services in March 2007 and then Rutland House Veterinary Referrals in October 2011. Bill joined the Eye Vet team in January 2017.
Bill lives in Dinorwic, Gwynedd with his wife Karen and youngest daughter Siobhan and so far have two grandchildren. When not wielding an ophthalmoscope he can usually be found walking the Snowdonia Mountains or torturing the ears of audiences in his capacity as a keen amateur violinist
Bill has held the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons Certificate in Veterinary Ophthalmology since 1997 and is accredited as an Advanced Veterinary Practitioner. He is a member of the British Association of Veterinary Ophthalmologists (BrAVO), the European Society of Veterinary Ophthalmologists (ESVO) and The UK and Ireland Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons (UKISCRS).