POTW March 16th – March 20th, 2015

With 190 Votes, Wolf wins Patient Of The Week! Wolf, a 4 year old German Shepherd, came to see Dr. Dew for chronic right rear lameness. Dr. Dew identified CCL failure and performed TTA surgery, using hardware implants to repair. Congratulations Wolf!

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POTW March 9th – March 13th, 2015

With 163 Votes, Callie wins Patient Of The Week!  Callie, a 7 year old pet Mix, came to see Dr. Dew for right rear lameness. A CT scan was performed with Dr. Dew identifying CCL failure. Dr. Dew performed TTA surgery, using hardware implants, to repair.

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POTW February 23rd – February 27th 2015

Baby the Poodle

With 100 Votes, Baby wins Patient Of The Week! Baby, a 10 month old pet Poodle, came to see Dr. Dew for spinal cord compression due to congenital vertebral malformation. A CT scan was performed previously, with Dr. Dew identifying spinal compression. Dr. Dew performed hemilaminectomy surgery, partial corpectomy at T7. Congratulations Baby!

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POTW February 16th – February 20th 2015

With 388 Votes, Cooper wins Patient Of The Week! Cooper, a 2 year old pet Labrador Retriever, came to see Dr. Dew for acute spinal pain after being hit by a car. A CT scan was performed, with Dr. Dew identifying a compression fracture at L7. Dr. Dew performed stabilization surgery, utilizing hardware pin implants. […]

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POTW February 9th – February 13th 2015

With 212 Votes, Norman wins Patient Of The Week! Norman, a 2 year old pet Bloodhound, came to see Dr. Dew for assessment of the left coxofemoral joint (hip joint). Dr. Dew performed TPO surgery (triple pelvic osteotomy) on the left hip. Congratulations Norman!

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POTW February 2nd – February 6th 2015

With 93 Votes, Heidi wins Patient Of The Week! Heidi, a 6 year old pet Mastiff, came to see Dr. Dew for left rear lameness. Dr. Dew diagnosed CCL failure and performed TTA surgery (tibial tuberosity advancement). Congratulations Heidi!

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POTW January 26th – January 30th 2015

With 11 Votes, Molly wins Patient Of The Week! Molly, a 4 year old pet Australian Shepherd, came to see Dr. Dew for left rear lameness. Dr. Dew performed tibiotarsal arthrodesis to stabilize. Congratulations Molly!

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POTW January 19th – January 23rd 2015

Julius the Pomeranian

With 102 Votes, Julius wins Patient Of The Week! Julius, a 1 year old pet Pomeranian, came to see Dr. Dew for bilateral rear limb lameness. Dr. Dew diagnosed bilateral Grade II MPL and CCL failure. Accordingly, he performed a TTA on the left knee and TTT on the right to correct the MPL. Congratulations […]

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POTW January 12th – January 16th, 2015

With 28 Votes, Sooty wins Patient Of The Week! Sooty, a 17 year old pet Cocker Spaniel, came to see Dr. Dew for multiple dermal masses. Dr. Dew surgically removed all the masses and submitted the tissues to the lab for further diagnostics. Congratulations Sooty!

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POTW January 5th – January 9th, 2015

With 239 Votes, Toby wins Patient Of The Week! Toby, a 1 year old pet Rottweiler, came to see Dr. Dew for rear lameness. Dr. Dew diagnosed bilateral hip dysplasia and performed TPO (triple pelvic osteotomy) surgery to correct. Congratulations Toby!

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