We understand how difficult it can be to care for an animal with a complex orthopedic condition. Our board-certified specialists are leaders in the diagnosis and treatment of a wide range of orthopedic & sports medicine related issues.

A Better Life

Our experts are leaders in the field of veterinary orthopedic medicine and surgery. We are dedicated to helping you and your pet have a better life by offering the most advanced sports medicine treatment, rehabilitation, and state-of-the-art surgical care. Our service includes five board-certified surgeons and rehabilitation specialists who work together to build customized treatment plans to help your pet regain daily function, strength, and mobility. Our patients also benefit from our ongoing clinical trials that focus on advanced medicine - and promising new treatments.

Your Care Team

We work in partnership with you and your veterinarian. Talk with your veterinarian today about scheduling a consultation.



Don Hulse

Veterinarian (Surgeon)
Kate Barnes

Katherine H. Barnes

Clinical Assistant Professor

Laura E. Peycke

Clinical Professor
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Sharon Kerwin

Associate Department Head, Professor & Tom and Joan Read Chair Veterinary Surgery

W. Brian Saunders

Associate Professor, Small Animal Orthopedic Surgery



Ally Sterman

Veterinary Resident
Catrina Silveira

Catrina Silveira

Veterinary Resident
Michelle Hasiuk

Michelle Hasiuk

Veterinary Resident

Whitney Hinson

Veterinary Resident


Cynthia Geier

Cynthia Geier

Veterinary Intern

Technicians & Staff


Austin Weger

Veterinary Technician
Elaine Graves

Elaine Graves

Client Liaison

Leah Jirasek

Veterinary Technician

Sarah Kronberger

Veterinary Technician

Wendy Greathouse

Veterinary Technician