Taralyn McCarrel

Dr Taralyn McCarreli

Assistant Professor

Large Animal Clinical Sciences
Large Animal Surgery
Equine Lameness & Imaging
PO Box 100136
2015 SW 16th Ave
Gainesville, FL 32608-0136
FAX: 352-392-8289


  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Surgeons, 2014
  • Resident, Equine Surgery, Rood and Riddle Equine Hospital, Lexington, KY, 2010-2013
  • Post-doctoral Research Associate, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, 2007-2010
  • Internship, Ontario Veterinary College University of Guelph Guelph, ON, 2006-2007
  • DVM, Ontario Veterinary College University of Guelph, Guelph, ON, 2006

Honors and Awards

  • Outstanding Surgical Resident Award, First Place Large Animal Residents’ Forum Presentation, ACVS Symposium, 2011
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine with Distinction, University of Guelph, 2006
  • Pfizer Animal Health Company Prize, University of Guelph, 2006
  • Allan H. Hart/IDEXX Scholarship, University of Guelph, 2006
  • Dr. Jean Rumney Memorial Scholarship, University of Guelph, 2005

Research Interests

  • Regenerative therapies
  • Tendon and ligament injuries
  • Cartilage repair and osteoarthritis
  • Upper airway evaluation of performance horses

Recent Publications

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