Medicine

Large Animal Medicine Service

The medicine service provides advanced diagnostic services and patient management in all aspects of large animal medical care.

  • advanced equine neonatal care in the Equine Neonatal Intensive Care Unit that is staffed by perinatology experts in a state-of-the-art physical facility with access to sophisticted diagnostic equipment, including digital radiography, ultrasound, Computere Assisted Tomography (CAT) and MRI.
  • research and care of horses afflicted with gastrointestinal disease
  • diagnosis and care of neurological disease in large animals, including use of such techniques as cerebrospinal fluid collection, elec tromyography and brainstem auditory evoked responses
  • diagnostic imaging, including scintigraphy and computer assisted tomography (CAT scan)

Faculty

Dr. Diego Gomez
Dr. Amanda House
Dr. Robert MacKay
Dr. Martha Mallicote
Dr. Chris Sanchez, Service Chief
Dr. Dana Zimmel

Residents

Dr. Demia de Tonnerre
Dr. Shannon Darby