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Tibial Plateau Leveling Osteotomy (TPLO) – September 13-15, 2020
September 13 @ 8:00 am - September 15 @ 12:00 pm MDT
Course Dates: Sept. 13-15, 2020
Registration Fee: $2100
RACE Approved: 23.50 hours (Program: 892, 39553)
This interactive course includes lectures and laboratories to teach participants the theory and method of tibial plateau leveling osteotomy. Participants will perform TPLOs on plastic bones and cadavers using state of the art equipment and implants. Participants will use locking plate technology to simplify, increase precision and reduce complications of the procedure. Participants should have a basic knowledge of the anatomy and surgical approach to the stifle and principles of bone plate application. The Principles of Fracture Repair Course is a prerequisite. Postoperative radiographs will be taken to assess the participant’s repair technique. Postoperative management will also be discussed.