Professor, Surgical & Radiological Sciences, UC Davis Veterinary Medicine





Research Focus
Innovative approaches to joint replacement, to the correction of angular limb deformities, and the management of bone tumors using custom limb sparing implants


Specialty Focus
Small animal orthopedic surgery


1988 DEDV Veterinary Studies, National Veterinary School, Toulouse, France

1997 DACVS , American College of Veterinary Surgeons, 
1997 DECVS , European College of Veterinary Surgeons, 
2010 ACVSMR , American College of Veterinary Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation, 


Active Research Grants
Co-Investigator, Implantable dual sustained release theranostic chemotherapeutic formulation of carboplatin (IDSR-carboplatin) with cell specific targeting component for diagnosis and treatment of residual cancer and lymphatic metastatic spread, Marije Risselada, NCSU (Principal Investigator), NC Tracs (NIH) UNC Chapel Hill

Principal Investigator, Design and optimization of a feline carpal hemiarthroplasty, (Principal Investigator), Leonard X. Bosack & Bette M. Kruger Charitable Foundation

  • Course Length: 26 hours
  • Course Length: 26 hours
  • Course Length: 26 hours
  • Course Length: 26 hours
  • Free Webinar:  Advanced Coaptation for Companion Animals Quick View
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  • Canine VI: Clinical Practicum Quick View
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  • Canine I: Introduction to Canine Rehabilitation Quick View
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  • Canine II VET Online Lecture: Physical Agent Modalities and Therapeutic Exercises – NEW FORMAT! Quick View
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  • Canine II PT Online Lecture: Anatomy, Physical Agent Modalities, Therapeutic Exercise, and Selected Topics in Veterinary Medicine – NEW FORMAT! Quick View
    Course Length: 22 hours