Limb Deformity Master Course – June 23-25, 2021
June 23 - June 25
RACE Approved: 23.0 hours
This Master Course is designed for practicing veterinarians having prior experience with application of bone plates and fracture repair. Limb deformities are commonly seen in dogs and can lead to osteoarthritis, joint pain and limb dysfunction. Correction of deformities can prevent future osteoarthritis and allow pets to have an excellent functional and cosmetic outcome. This course addresses decision-making for treatment of limb deformities. Participants will learn how to plan a correction and correct deformities of the front and hind legs using CORA methodology. Osteotomies are typically performed to correct the alignment of the limb or reduce compression of the physis to allow normal growth.
Veterinary Technicians may register here.