American College of Veterinary Surgeons
Surgery STAT is a collaborative column between the American College of Veterinary Surgeons (ACVS) and dvm360 magazine. To locate a diplomate, visit ACVS’s online directory, which includes practice setting, species emphasis and research interests, at acvs.org.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jun 01, 2014
This common skin neoplasm may vary widely in its clinical appearance, but maintaining a consistent diagnostic and treatment approach offers the best chance for an optimal outcome.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Apr 01, 2014
Platelet-rich plasma therapy is being increasingly used in veterinary medicine for canine orthopedic and sports medicine applications, but numerous questions remain regarding this promising treatment.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Dec 01, 2013
Interest in stem cells is high. However, despite commercial availability and multiple reports on use, there is still much to learn about the benefits and indications of such therapy in veterinary medicine.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Nov 01, 2013
Implant failures and union problems are preventable. Save your patients from having to endure additional health issues and surgeries by doing it right the first time.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jun 19, 2013
A Y-U pyloroplasty is a great technique for treating this condition—when done with the utmost care and precision.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jan 23, 2013
Expert advice on surgical excision.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Dec 19, 2012
This technique involving a little soft tissue dissection reduces the chance of iatrogenic damage during placement.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Dec 01, 2012
Review the basics of this veterinary surgery that can be life-saving for pets with some forms of oral neoplasia.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Aug 01, 2012
Find out which conditions are most likely and get general guidance on their diagnosis and treatment. (Part 1 of a 2-part series)
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jul 01, 2012
Use these five steps to conduct a successful procedure and identify and investigate areas of concern.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jun 01, 2012
How to choose between lateral wall resection and total ear canal ablation.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - May 01, 2011
This condition may be more common than you think, so evaluate all dogs with increased calcium concentrations.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Apr 01, 2011
How to diagnose and effectively treat GI obstructions.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jan 01, 2011
In place of traditional ovariohysterectomies, consider this technique, which results in a quicker recovery time as well as less pain.