Provides Opinion & Testimony In:
Veterinary Surgeon, Equine Surgical Techniques, Equine Orthopedic, Equine Soft Tissue, Equine Lameness Exam, Equine Neurological Exam, Equine Gait Analysis, Equine Colic Diagnosis Treatment Prognosis, Equine Sports Medicine
Expert Witness No.2382
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
Current equine surgical techniques:
Orthopedic and soft tissue surgery
Equine lameness exam
Equine neurological exam
Equine pre-purchase exam
Equine diagnostic imaging- radiography, ultrasound, nuclear scintigraphy, MRI
Equine sports medicine
Clinical interpretation of orthopedic radiographic, ultrasound and MRI images
Equine regenerative therapy- autologous stem cell therapy, platelet rich plasma, interleukin 1 receptor antagonist protein
Equine colic- diagnosis, treatment and prognosis
Equine gait analysis
Video analysis of equine performance
COLORADO STATE UNIVERSITY, VETERINARY MEDICAL TEACHING HOSPITAL
Masters of Science, Large Animal Surgery
Diplomate American College of Veterinary Surgeons- Equine Surgery Fort Collins, Colorado, 1998-2001
ARIZONA EQUINE MEDICAL AND SURGICAL CENTRE ,
Internship- Equine Medicine and Surgery Gilbert, Arizona, 1997-1998
LOUISIANA STATE UNIVERSITY
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Baton Rouge, Louisiana, 1993-1997
CALIFORNIA POLYTECHNIC STATE UNIVERSITY
Bachelors of Science, Biological Science San Luis Obispo, California, 1990-1993
Major: Biological Science
San Luis Obispo, California, 1988-1990
SURGEON, PHOENIX, ARIZONA
2011 TO PRESENT
Board certified equine surgeon specializing in orthopedic and soft tissue surgery. Cave Creek Equine is a surgical and diagnostic imaging center with equine MRI, nuclear scintigraphy, digital radiography, digital ultrasound and endoscopy.
Progressive treatment of equine injuries using Stem Cell, IRAP and PRP.
2003 – 2010
One of two board certified equine surgeons at this equine primary and referral practice. Orthopedic and soft tissue surgery, Emergency surgery and lameness.
2001 – 2003
Single board certified surgeon at this equine primary and referral practice. Orthopedic and soft tissue surgery, Emergency surgery and lameness.
SURGERY RESIDENT, COLORADO STATE UNIVERSITY, VETERINARY MEDICAL TEACHING HOSPITAL, FORT COLLINS , COLORADO
1998 – 2001
Supervision and teaching of senior veterinary medical students. Elective and emergency surgery performed under the supervision of board certified equine surgeons. Required scientific research project (see publications) and presentation at American College of Veterinary Surgeons Surgical Summit.
Available Upon Request
Available Upon Request