Nick grew up in Canberra and graduated with a Bachelor of Veterinary Science from the University of Sydney in 2008.He completed a 12 month rotating internship at VSS in 2009. After his internship he worked as a small animal registrar at the University of Sydney's teaching hospital in Camden, Sydney.
He spent the next 5 years working in various general practices across the United Kingdom including the Royal Veterinary College in London. During this time he also worked as a volunteer veterinarian in Botswana and Greece.His interests include neurosurgery, orthopaedics and minimally invasive techniques. He started his surgical residency at VSS in 2016.