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Meet the Veterinary Specialists at Colorado Canine Orthopedics and Rehab

Our orthopedic veterinary specialty team includes four board certified veterinary surgeons as well as a board certified veterinary anesthesiologist with over 50 years of combined experience. Our care team also includes certified veterinary technicians as well as a dedicated, pet loving support staff. At Colorado Canine Orthopedics, we each believe pets enrich our lives in many ways and constantly strive to make your pets healthy, happy and ready to greet you when you walk in the door. 

At Colorado Canine Orthopedics, we are committed to providing your pet with the best healthcare available. From state of the art treatments for any of your pet's orthopedic disease or injury, we work with you and your veterinarian to ensure your pet is comfortable and cared for in every situation.

 We invite you to learn more about each of our specialists below.

 

Common Questions

  • What is a Veterinary Specialist? +

    A veterinary specialist is someone who completes three to four years of additional training, usually in the form of an internship and residency programs, after graduating from veterinary school.

    Following the advanced training, credentials must be submitted to the specific group in question, i.e. American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (ACVIM), American College of Veterinary Surgery (ACVS), etc. After preliminary criteria have been met, the individual must pass a multi-day examination. Once the individual passes the examination they become a member or diplomate of that group and are considered to be board certified.

  • When do I see a veterinary specialist? +

    In general, veterinary specialists see cases requiring advanced training, expertise, skill or equipment for diagnosis and to perform the most up to date surgical or medical treatments for the pet. Canine orthopedic surgery, complicated abdominal, thoracic or cancer surgery, ultrasound, chemotherapy, endoscopy and MRI/CT scans are a few examples.
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  • Contact & Scheduling

    To schedule call (719) 264-6666 or you can read more to request your appointment online.

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  • Meet Our Specialists

    Our orthopedic veterinary specialty team includes four board certified veterinary surgeons with over 50 years of combined experience.

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  • Payment Options

    Colorado Canine Orthopedics accepts a number of payment options and offers links to payment plan sources.

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