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Job opening at Iowa State

ISU-CVM Position Description - LVMC Executive Director.pdf


Veterinary Endoscopy for the Small Animal Practitioner, Second Edition, gives veterinarians guidance in incorporating diagnostic endoscopy, interventional endoscopy, and minimally invasive soft tissue surgery into their small animal practices. This highly practical reference supports practitioners in adding and effectively using endoscopy techniques in their practices. With a clinically oriented approach, it focuses on applications for rigid and flexible endoscopy, making comprehensive information on these techniques easily accessible.

The book covers soft tissue endoscopy, including airway endoscopy, gastrointestinal endoscopy, diagnostic and operative laparoscopy, diagnostic and operative thoracoscopy, urogenital endoscopy, and otoscopy.  Thousands of images, including endoscope images and clinical photographs, enhance the text.

Sitting on the foothills of Colorado's beautiful Rocky Mountains, the Translational Medicine Institute (TMI) creates a stunningly beautiful setting for learning, expanding your skills and mindset while working with world class experts in Veterinary care. Courses range from canine and equine arthroscopy to advanced laparoscopic surgery.

Veterinary Assessment Laparoscopic Skills (VALS) is a laparoscopic skills training and assessment program available for veterinary surgeons.

Benefits of VALS

  • Gain advanced laparoscopic skills in a low-stress environment.

  • The fastest way to gain laparoscopic manual skills including suturing.

  • Advertise your skills by VALS certification.

Small Animal Thoracoscopy & Advanced Laparoscopy

The laboratory is designed for participants with experience in minimally invasive surgery. Size is limited to three people per animal. Technicians can attend lectures and observe in the laboratory.

Colorado State University Surgeon listing:

SA Gen Surgery Short 111220.pdf