Darren Kelly

Internal Medicine

Darren Kelly
Darren Kelly MVB, DipECVIM-CA, MRCVS EBVS® European Specialist in Small Animal Internal Medicine

EBVS® European Specialist in Small Animal Internal Medicine

Darren graduated from University College Dublin in 2015. During his degree, he developed a strong interest in internal medicine, neurology and emergency and critical care. Having completed a 1-year rotating internship, Darren decided to pursue specialisation in internal medicine and undertook a 3-year residency at SCVS. Darren completed his internal medicine residency in 2019 and remains at SCVS as one of the internal medicine clinicians. While interested in all aspects of small animal medicine, his particular interests include haematology, endocrinology and emergency and critical care medicine.​


Kelly D, Juvet F, Moore G. (2020) Congenital protein C deficiency and thrombosis in a dog. Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine 2020:34;1300-1303. 

Kelly D, Lamb V, Juvet F. (2020) Eltrombopag treatment of a dog with idiopathic aplastic pancytopenia. Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine 34;890-892. 

Kelly D, Isaac I, Cruzado-Perez J, Juvet F. (2020) Balloon dilation of a urethral stricture caused by a congenital obstructive proximal urethral membrane (COPUM) in a dog. Veterinary Record Case Reports doi;vetreccr-2020-001084.

Kelly D. (2020) Reversible megaoesophagus in a dog with isolated glucocorticoid-deficient hypoadrenocorticism. Veterinary Record Case Reports doi;10.1136/vetreccr-2019-001055.

Kelly D, Wagner T, Lamb V. (2020) Balloon dilation of a congenital rectal stricture in a 16-week-old kitten. Veterinary Record Case Reports doi;10.1136/vetreccr-2019-001034.

Mate de Haro L, Moreno-Aguado B, Marti J, Kelly D. (2020) Spontaneous gastric rupture presenting as severe pneumoperitoneum in a cat with presumed idiopathic gastric ulceration. Veterinary Record Case Reports doi;10.1136/vetreccr-2019-001049.

Willemse TW, Lamb V, Kelly D. (2019) Pregnancy-associated immune-mediated polyarthritis in a dog. Veterinary Record Case Reports doi;10.1136/vetreccr-2018-000769.

Kelly D, Moreno-Aguado B, Lamb V. (2019) Gallbladder agenesis in a dog: clinicopathological, histopathology and computed tomography findings. Journal of the American Animal Hospital Association doi;55;e556-02.

Kelly D, Craig A, Juvet F. (2018) Idiopathic splenomegaly: a previously unrecognised cause of anaemia and thrombocytopenia in a dog. Veterinary Record Case Reports doi;10.1136/vetreccr-2018-000642.

Kelly D, Raimondi F, Shihab N. (2017) Levetiracetam monotherapy for treatment of structural epilepsy in dogs: 19 cases (2010-2015). Veterinary Record 181;401.