POTW November 14 – November 18, 2016

  With 109 Votes, Duchess wins Patient Of The Week 11/14-11/18/16! Duchess, an 8 month old Boxer Mix, saw Dr. Dew for rear limb paresis.   Dr. Dew performed a CT Scan, diagnosing a hemivertebra at T4.   He then performed hemilaminectomy surgery and a partial corpectomy to remove the residual body of T4 to improve […]

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POTW November 7 – November 11, 2016

  With 35 Votes, Isis wins Patient Of The Week 11/7-11/11/16! Isis, a 5 year old Pit Bull, saw Dr. Dew for rear limb ataxia.   Dr. Dew performed a CT Scan, which was sent to the radiologist for additional evaluation, and collected a CSF sample from the spine. Congratulations Isis!

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POTW October 31 – November 4, 2016

  With 119 Votes, Ozzy wins Patient Of The Week 10/31-11/4/16! Ozzy, a 3 year old Boston Terrier, saw Dr. Dew for a highly comminuted fracture of the right distal humerus diaphysis.   Dr. Dew performed surgery, using hardware implants, to repair the fracture. Congratulations Ozzy!

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POTW October 24 – October 28, 2016

  With 24 Votes, Charlee wins Patient Of The Week 10/24-10/28/16! Charlee, a 3 year old Great Pyrenees, saw Dr. Dew for bilateral rear limb dysfunction.  Dr. Dew diagnosed cranial cruciate ligament disease along with an MPL Grade II on the right and performed TTA surgery (tibial tuberosity advancement)  to repair. Congratulations Charlee!

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POTW October 17 – October 21, 2016

  With 75 Votes, Cooper wins Patient Of The Week 10/17-10/21/16! Cooper, a 6 year old Beagle, saw Dr. Dew for acute right rear lameness.  Dr. Dew diagnosed cranial cruciate ligament disease and performed TTA surgery (tibial tuberosity advancement)  to repair. Congratulations Cooper!

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POTW October 10 – October 14, 2016

  With 16 Votes, Rocky wins Patient Of The Week 10/10-10/14/16! Rocky, a 7 year old Mix, saw Dr. Dew for removal of a spindle cell tumor from the left lumbar/gluteal region.   Dr. Dew surgically removed the tumor, and submitted it for cancer vaccine production. Congratulations Rocky!

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POTW October 3 – October 7, 2016

  With 54 Votes, Harvey wins Patient Of The Week 10/3-10/7/16! Harvey, a 5 year old Boxer, saw Dr. Dew for acute right rear lameness.   Dr. Dew diagnosed cranial cruciate ligament disease and performed TTA  surgery to correct. Congratulations Harvey!

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POTW September 26 – September 30, 2016

  With 57 Votes, Lacy wins Patient Of The Week 9/26-9/30/16! Lacy, a six month old Golden Retriever, saw Dr. Dew for right forelimb lameness.   Dr. Dew performed OCD flap removal surgery to correct. Congratulations Lacy!

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POTW September 19 – September 23, 2016

  With 225 Votes, Oscar wins Patient Of The Week 9/19-9/23/16! Oscar, an eight year old Pug, saw Dr. Dew for rear limb grade IV transverse myelopathy of 3 years’ duration.   Dr. Dew performed a CT Scan and CSF tap for diagnostic evaluation. The scans were sent to the radiologist for further assessment. Congratulations Oscar!

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POTW September 12 – September 16, 2016

  With 12 Votes, Lola wins Patient Of The Week 9/12-9/16/16! Lola, a ten year old Chihuahua, saw Dr. Dew for bilateral rear limb dysfunction.   Dr. Dew performed bilateral MPL correction/TTA surgery (on right). Congratulations Lola!

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