Patient of the week Candidates for the week February 23 – February 27, 2015

Baby the Poodle

  Review the patient summaries below and then vote for your favorite patient**. The poll is in the far right column under our YouTube channel. Remember that to vote, you need to click on the button in front of the name in the poll, then scroll down and click on the “vote” button.   The patient […]

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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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POTW December 29th- 31st, 2014

With 96 Votes, Samantha wins Patient Of The Week! Samantha, a 3 year old pet mixed breed, came to see Dr. Dew for acute left rear lameness. Dr. Dew diagnosed CCL failure and performed TTA surgery (tibial tuberosity advancement or knee surgery) to repair. Congratulations Samantha!

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POTW December 15th- 19th, 2014

With 143 Votes, Bailey wins Patient Of The Week! Bailey, a 12 year old pet Maltese, came to see Dr. Dew for chronic bilateral stifle lameness and ataxia. Dr. Dew performed a CT scan, noting disc compression and accordingly performed a hemilaminectomy. Congratulations Bailey!

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