Garret Pachtinger, VMD, DACVECC

Dr. Pachtinger is an emergency and critical care clinician at Veterinary Specialty and Emergency Center in Levittown, Pennsylvania, and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He is also the chief operating officer for VetGirl.


Mu opioids: The key to safe ER analgesia

Emergency, critical and trauma patients benefit greatly from these pain medications, says criticalist Dr. Garret Pachtinger.

Essential ER monitors

Emergency and critical care specialist Dr. Garret Pachtinger shares the veterinary monitors he couldnt live without and explains why theyre so vital.

The old and the new of veterinary patient monitoring

Tools that have been around for years are more useful when we understand them better, and new tools can increase patients quality of life, says emergency and critical care specialist Dr. Garret Pachtinger.

The one lifesaving tip this ER veterinarian wishes more practitioners knew about ...

IO catheters can make a crucial difference for neonate and pediatric patients in emergent situations.