Research Foundation Professorship2016-2018 · University of Florida
Teacher of the Year Award2007 · University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine
Marshall, College of Veterinary Medicine Graduation Commencement2005-2007 · University of Florida
Carl Norden-Pfizer Distinguished Teacher Award2004 · University of Florida
Clinical Investigator Award2002 · University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine
Clinical Investigator Award2002 · Florida Veterinary Medical Association
Faculty Superior Achievement Award2001 · University of Florida
acknowledged2000 · Lexington’s Who’s Who Registry
Clinical Investigator Award1999 · Florida Association of Kennel Clubs
Member1991 · Phi Zeta Veterinary Honor Society
Who’s Who in Veterinary Medicine1990 · unknown
Member1978 · Phi Kappa Phi National Academic Honor Society
VME6430C Contemporary Issues in Small Animal Surgery
VEM5745 Small Animal Surgery Orthopedic Clerkship
VEM5432 Adv Small Animal Surg
VEM5433 Sm Anim Surgery Lab
VEM5845 Advanced Small Animal Surgery Clerkship: Orthopedics
VME6934 Topics in Veterinary Medical Sciences
VEM5111 Animal Systems 2
VEM5440 Funda Orthopedic Surg
VEM5402 Funda Soft Tiss Surg
VME7980 Research for Doctoral Dissertation
VME6905 Problems in Veterinary Medical Sciences
VME6940 Supervised Teaching
Areas of Interest
Accuracy of virtual surgical planning and custom three-dimensionally printed osteotomy and reduction guides for acute uni- and biapical correction of antebrachial deformities in dogs.
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 1-9 [DOI] 10.2460/javma.21.09.0419. [PMID] 35460550.
Evaluation of a novel technique involving ultrasound-guided, temporary, percutaneous gastropexy and gastrostomy catheter placement for providing sustained gastric decompression in dogs with gastric dilatation-volvulus.
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 255(9):1027-1034 [DOI] 10.2460/javma.255.9.1027. [PMID] 31617809.
Comparison of three imaging modalities used to evaluate bone healing after tibial tuberosity advancement in cranial cruciate ligament-deficient dogs and comparison of the effect of a gelatinous matrix and a demineralized bone matrix mix on bone healing – a pilot study.
BMC veterinary research. 14(1) [DOI] 10.1186/s12917-018-1490-4. [PMID] 29784034.
SURGICAL MANAGEMENT OF APPENDICULAR LONG-BONE FRACTURES IN FREE-RANGING FLORIDA PANTHERS ( PUMA CONCOLOR CORYI): SIX CASES (2000-2014).
Journal of zoo and wildlife medicine : official publication of the American Association of Zoo Veterinarians. 49(1):162-171 [DOI] 10.1638/2017-0058R1.1. [PMID] 29517460.
Use of the Minimally Invasive Reduction Instrumentation System for Facilitating Alignment and Reduction When Performing Minimally Invasive Plate Osteosynthesis in Three Dogs.
Case reports in veterinary medicine. 2018 [DOI] 10.1155/2018/2976795. [PMID] 29955434.
Biomechanical comparison of a 3.5-mm conical coupling plating system and a 3.5-mm locking compression plate applied as plate-rod constructs to an experimentally created fracture gap in femurs of canine cadavers.
American journal of veterinary research. 78(6):712-717 [DOI] 10.2460/ajvr.78.6.712. [PMID] 28541152.
Accuracy of noninvasive, single-plane fluoroscopic analysis for measurement of three-dimensional femorotibial joint poses in dogs treated by tibial plateau leveling osteotomy.
American journal of veterinary research. 75(5):486-93 [DOI] 10.2460/ajvr.75.5.486. [PMID] 24762021.
Corrective osteotomy for procurvatum deformity caused by distal femoral physeal fracture malunion stabilised with String-of-Pearls locking plates: results in two dogs and a review of the literature.
Australian veterinary journal. 92(3):75-80 [DOI] 10.1111/avj.12149. [PMID] 24571342.
In vivo femorotibial subluxation during weight-bearing and clinical outcome following tibial tuberosity advancement for cranial cruciate ligament insufficiency in dogs.
Veterinary journal (London, England : 1997). 196(1):86-91 [DOI] 10.1016/j.tvjl.2012.08.003. [PMID] 22990122.
Mechanical properties of isolated loops of nylon leader material, polyethylene cord, and polyethylene tape and mechanical properties of those materials secured to cadaveric canine femurs via lateral femoral fabellae, toggles placed through bone tunnels, or bone anchors.
American journal of veterinary research. 73(10):1519-29 [PMID] 23013177.
Effect of cranial cruciate ligament deficiency, tibial plateau leveling osteotomy, and tibial tuberosity advancement on contact mechanics and alignment of the stifle in flexion.
Veterinary surgery : VS. 39(3):363-70 [DOI] 10.1111/j.1532-950X.2010.00655.x. [PMID] 20522216.
The effects of extra-articular suture tension on contact mechanics of the lateral compartment of cadaveric stifles treated with the TightRope CCL or lateral suture technique.
Veterinary surgery : VS. 39(3):343-9 [DOI] 10.1111/j.1532-950X.2010.00664.x. [PMID] 20522214.
Use of a linear-circular hybrid external skeletal fixator for stabilization of a juxta-physeal proximal radial fracture in a deer (Odocoileus virginianus).
Journal of zoo and wildlife medicine : official publication of the American Association of Zoo Veterinarians. 41(4):688-96 [PMID] 21370651.
Vacuum-Assisted Wound Closure: Application and Mechanism of Action
Compendium-Continuing Education for Veterinarians. 31
Management of Humeral and Femoral Fractures in Dogs and Cats With Lineare Circular Hybrid External Skeletal Fixators
Robert B. Parker – in Memoriam
Veterinary Surgery. 37(5):497-498 [DOI] 10.1111/j.1532-950X.2008.00418.x.
What is your diagnosis? Calcium crystal deposition disease (chondrocalcinosis).
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 225(9):1335-6 [PMID] 15552303.
What is your diagnosis? An aggressive bony lesion in the left ilium and severe degenerative changes in the right coxal joint and lumbosacral disk space.
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 214(3):331-2 [PMID] 10023389.
Effect of intravenous administration of hydroxyethyl-starch-deferoxamine on oxygen-derived free radical generation in cancellous bone specimens obtained from dogs.
American journal of veterinary research. 55(11):1613-7 [PMID] 7533486.
Use of a double-hook plate to repair a subtrochanteric femoral fracture in an immature dog.
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 191(4):440-2 [PMID] 3654319.
What is your diagnosis? Heartworm disease with thromboembolism and vena caval syndrome.
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 185(2):227-8 [PMID] 6746399.
Apr 2021 ACTIVE
Efficacy of Virtual Surgical Planning and 3D-Printed Custom Guides for Reducing and Aligning Diaphyseal Tibial Fractures Stabilized via Minimally Invasive Plate Osteosynthesis in Dogs: A Prospective Clinical Study
Funding: VETERINARY ORTHOPAEDIC SOC
May 2018 – Dec 2021
Characterization of the Cellular and Cytokine Constituents of Bone Marrow Concentrate in Dogs
Aug 2004 – Aug 2016
Bloomberg Resident Research Fund
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: UF FOUNDATION
Diplomate1991 · American College of Veterinary Surgeons
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine1983 · University of California, Davis
Bachelor of Science in Zoology with highest honors1979 · College of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences, University of California, Davis