Michael M. Pavletic, DVM, Dipl. ACVS
Closing a pinnal defect with a transposition flap
Illustrative reference of removing a pinnal tumor and closing with a transposition flap.
Don't amputate that ear! Reconstructive surgical options for defects of the pinna in dogs
When and how to patch pinnas in your canine patients.
Surgical Stapling in Abdominal Surgery
Surgical stapling equipment allows the small-animal surgeon to perform a variety of challenging abdominal surgical procedures more quickly and consistently than with conventional, hand-suturing techniques. This article will summarize the use of these devices.
Skin staplers offer a variety of surgical, closure applications
Dr. Michael Pavletic reviews the different applications and procedures for using skin staplers.
Using skin staplers in veterinary practice
Dr. Michael Pavletic offers insight on how to effectively incorporate skin stapling as a means for closing wounds.