Ross Palmer, D.V.M., MS.

Ross Palmer, D.V.M., MS.

Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Surgeons
Professor of Orthopedics
Colorado State University

BS -Kansas State University, 1982
DVM -Kansas State University, 1984
MS (Physiology) — University of Georgia, 1989

Specialty Certification:
Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Surgeons, 1989

Clinical Interests:
Stifle surgery (TPLO, patellar luxation)
Fracture Management (plating, interlocking nail, external skeletal fixation)
Patellar luxation in large breeds – corrective femoral osteotomy as indicated
3D bone modeling for preoperative planning
ArthroscopyResearch Interests:
Validation of measurement of femoral alignment
Corrective Femoral Osteotomy
Mechanical Testing of Osteosyntheses
Locking Plate/Screw Technology
Bone Healing
ACL Reconstruction with Shape Memory Polymers
Gait Analysis

Other Interests:
Family, hiking, biking, climbing Colorado’s 14ers, snowboarding