Hands on Learning
Surgical Wet Lab
Saturday, August 17, 2024

Practical Surgical Treatment of Common Diseases of the Canine Knee - 4 CE Hours

Dive into the world of canine knee surgery with IVMA and Movora! Join us for a hands-on wet lab practicum, exploring surgical treatments for common knee diseases in dogs. Led by expert veterinarian Dr. Timothy James, from VCA Animal Hospitals, this workshop offers invaluable learning opportunities from diagnosis to post-operative care. Sponsored by IVMA and Movora, it’s your chance to enhance skills, connect with peers, and elevate your practice. Don’t miss out on this immersive educational experience! Space is limited to the first 24 registrants. This wet lab is for veterinarians only.


Embassy Suites Hotel & Conference Center (Waters E)
13700 Conference Center Drive South Noblesville, Indiana 460604


Dr. Timothy James VCA Animal Hospitals


8:30am - Registration Opens
9:00am - CRCL Injury: Etiology / Pathology
9:30am - Diagnosis of CrCL Disease
10:00am - Meniscal Injury & Treatment
10:45am - Surgical Approach to the Stifle & Intra-Articular Exam
11:15am - Suture Isometry Concept & Extrascapular CrCL Technique
11:30am - Laboratory - Isometric Extrascapular Repair - Plastic Bone Model and / or Cadaver
12:30pm - Outcomes and Complications with ECLS & isometric stabilization
1:00 End of session

Bonus / Complimentary Enrollment To RACE approved "OrthoSta Knotless Ligament Repair System Online Course" (1 hour of CE available.)

Learning Objectives:
• Understand how Cranial Cruciate Ligament (CrCL) injury may present in patients.
• Diagnose CrCL injury in patients through a physical exam and radiographic imaging.
• Explain the design intents of OrthoSta and summarize the surgical procedure.
• Describe the OrthoSta stabilization and application technique.
• Consider types of rehabilitation and their importance for a full, successful recovery.

Once you are registered for the wet lab session, you will receive information to access this online course.(In advance of the wet lab)

Secure Your Spot (Limited Space Available)

Save $50 when you register before July 20, 2024.
IVMA Member Earlybird Rate: $549
Non-Member Earlybird Rate: $829