Soft Tissue Surgery

Equine Soft Tissue Surgery

Our Services

The Equine Soft Tissue Surgery Service at the Veterinary Medical Center at Ohio State offers state-of-the-art comprehensive diagnosis and surgical care of all equids.

Service Highlights

  • Board certified specialists
  • State-of-the-art hospital facilities, including intensive care unit staffed 24 hours/day by certified animal health technicians
  • Upper airway surgery- endoscopy and treadmill (see Performance Evaluation)
  • Reproductive surgery
  • Colic and gastrointestinal surgery
  • Advanced wound care
  • Laparoscopy (oviarectomy, cryptochidectomy)
  • Urogenital surgery (e.g. bladder stones)
  • Support services: diagnostic imaging/radiology, ophthalmology, anesthesiology, reproductive care, cardiology





  • Mallory Carnes, RVT, Service Coordinator, Interim Senior Coordinator Large Animal
  • Sarah Dawson, RVT
  • Jessica Rosebrook, RVT