CE Registration

Animal Surgical & Orthopedic Center (ASOC) provides continuing education to veterinarians and veterinary staff on a variety of informative topics.  We view this as part of our service to the local professional community, in addition to the informal conversations that we have with our referring veterinarians every day regarding their complicated or unusual cases.

For more information, email us at CEevents@animalsurgical.com.



Get a leg up! Managing your tripod patients.

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Date and time: Wednesday, April 13th, 2022 at 12PM PT

Presented by: Dr. Michelle Savigny, MS, DACVECC

Topic: Discover the best ways to treat tripod patients through all life stages. We will be covering

  • Considerations BEFORE making the decision to amputate a limb
  • Understanding how the loss of a limb affects the whole body
  • Simple strategies to apply to any tripod
  • When (and if) to refer to SOUND


Webinar Speaker

Dr. Michelle Savigny, MS, DACVECC (@SOUND Veterinary Rehabilitation Center)
After graduating from the University of Buffalo, she attended veterinary school at Texas A&M. From there, she completed an internship and residency in small animal emergency and critical care and earned a master’s degree at Auburn University. She became board certified in Emergency and Critical Care in 2008 and made the trek to the beautiful Pacific Northwest which she has called home ever since.

In 2018, Dr. Savigny adopted a Golden Retriever with severe elbow dysplasia and while she had always had an interest in rehabilitation therapy, it wasn’t until then that she truly saw the benefits and potential that the field held. After two years of exploring different types of rehabilitation therapy with her own dog, Dr. Savigny decided that it was time for her to make the switch from emergency medicine to rehabilitation.


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