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Kansas State University

Equine Surgery


Equine surgery


The Equine Surgery Service evaluates horses with lameness, bone and joint disorders, colic, wounds, and airway disease. The Equine Surgery clinicians, residents, veterinary technicians, and veterinary students utilize advanced imaging techniques including videoendoscopy, ultrasonography, radiography, and nuclear scintigraphy. The Equine Surgeons in the Veterinary Health Center have completed 4 years of advanced training beyond veterinary school and are Board Certified Diplomates of the American College of Veterinary Surgery.

Current Issues in Equine Surgery

Extracorporeal shockwave therapy
Nutritional Supplements for Joint Health. Are they all the same?
What's that roaring noise? Poor performance and respiratory noise.
Joint injections. So many choices.