Dr. Ettinger is a diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (Cardiology and Small Animal Internal Medicine) and is an Emeritus Fellow of the American College of Cardiology (FACC) and the American Heart Association (FAHA). He has more than 40 years of experience in veterinary medicine, has given continuing education presentations throughout the world, has published more than 170 professional articles in the veterinary literature, and has expertise in hospital management and professional veterinary development. He and colleagues are preparing the 8th Edition of the Textbook of Veterinary Internal Medicine.
The majority of drug prescriptions for people in the U.S. are filled with generics. Though prescribing veterinary generic drugs is a recent introduction to our profession, it's not just good medicine, it’s also good business.