Stabilization Techniques for Luxating Patellas
Conducted by Dr.John Payne and Dr. Eric Wilson
Join veterinary orthopedic surgical specialists and focus on the causes, pathology, and treatment of patellar luxation in dogs as well as the postoperative patient care. In this hand-on interactive course, you will learn techniques to stabilize medial or lateral patellar luxation. You will review and practice the approach to the stifle joint and these patellar luxation repair techniques: excisional trochleoplasty and an advanced wedge recession trochleoplasty, tibial tuberosity transposition, and capsular imbrication and release. Participants may find it helpful to review pertinent anatomy and orthopedic instrumentation before attending this course.
Date : Saturday, August 23
Sponsored by Medical Illumination International, MWI Veterinary Supply/SECUROS, and Patterson Veterinary