POTW January 3 – January 6, 2017

  With 53 Votes, Jozi wins Patient Of The Week 1/3/17-1/6/17! Jozi, a 6 year old Standard Poodle,  saw Dr. Dew for chronic nasal discharge and upper airway congestion of 8 months duration. Dr. Dew performed a CT Scan of the skull, and then turbinectomy surgery. Congratulations Jozi!

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POTW December 19 – December 23, 2016

  With 28 Votes, Sebastian wins Patient Of The Week 12/19-12/23/16! Sebastian, a 9 month old Labrador Retriever,  saw Dr. Dew for a non-healing wound on the caudal aspect of the right antibrachium. Dr. Dew performed wound closure surgery. Congratulations Sebastian!

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POTW December 12 – December 16, 2016

  With 257 Votes, Lily wins Patient Of The Week 12/12-12/16/16! Lily, a 9 year old West Highland White Terrier, saw Dr. Dew for acute right rear lameness.   Dr. Dew diagnosed CCL failure and performed TTA surgery, using hardware implants, to repair. Congratulations Lily!

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POTW December 5 – December 9, 2016

  With 37 Votes, Maisy wins Patient Of The Week 12/5-12/9/16! Maisy, an 8 year old West Highland White Terrier, saw Dr. Dew for left rear lameness.   Dr. Dew diagnosed CCL failure and performed TTA surgery, using hardware implants, to repair. Congratulations Maisy!

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POTW November 28 – December 2, 2016

  With 58 Votes, Ernie wins Patient Of The Week 11/28-12/2/16! Ernie, a 4 year old Terrier mix, saw Dr. Dew for bilateral rear limb intermittent lameness.   Dr. Dew diagnosed bilateral Grade III MPL (medial patella luxation or “trick knee”) and performed surgery to correct. Congratulations Ernie!

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POTW November 21 – November 23, 2016

  With 50 Votes, Friday wins Patient Of The Week 11/21-11/23/16! Friday, an 12 year old Scottish Terrier, saw Dr. Dew for evaluation of a mass originating on the nail bed of the right front, 3rd digit.   Dr. Dew performed surgery to amputate the digit, which was sent to lab for pathology testing. Congratulations Friday!

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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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