CE Course


Tibial Plateau Leveling Osteotomy

COURSE Description

This course is designed for veterinarians who want to specialize in orthopedic surgery and want to learn advanced techniques for managing knee injuries in small animals. Here are some key areas that you can expect to learn:

  • Anatomy and biomechanics: Understanding the anatomy and biomechanics of the knee joint is essential for successful TPLO surgery. You will learn about the different structures of the knee joint, the function of the CCL, and how a TPLO procedure changes the mechanics of the joint.
  • Patient selection and preparation: You will learn how to identify patients that are good candidates for TPLO surgery, the preoperative workup and diagnostic imaging required, and how to prepare the patient for surgery.
  • Surgical technique: The course will cover the technical aspects of TPLO surgery, including the surgical approach, bone cutting, and implant placement. You will learn about the different types of implants available, their advantages, and disadvantages.
  • Postoperative care and rehabilitation: Proper postoperative care and rehabilitation are critical to the success of TPLO surgery. You will learn about postoperative pain management, bandage care, physical therapy, and how to monitor the patient for potential complications.

your Benefits in joining this course

  • Enhanced surgical skills: After completing this course, you will be able to gain a comprehensive understanding of the TPLO procedure and enhance your surgical skills, enabling you to diagnose CCL injuries and perform the procedure more efficiently and with greater confidence.
  • Improved patient care: A better understanding of TPLO surgery and associated techniques will improve the quality of care you can provide to your patients.
  • Increased revenue: TPLO surgery is a highly sought-after surgical procedure and offering it at your clinic can increase your revenue and attract new clients.
  • Continuing education credits: This workshop will earn you continuing education credits