September 5 - 6, 2018
CE Hours: 16
Instructors: Drs. Donald Hulse, Chad Andrews & David Dycus

Course Agenda

About This Course

Discover the advantages of the CORA-based leveling osteotomy (CBLO), a unique procedure that modifies the tibial plateau angle in order to prevent cranial translation and tibial thrust in the cranial cruciate deficient stifle. Through this course you’ll learn planning and execution of CBLO in difficult cases and the benefits of this technique, which include rapid healing and early return to function.


  • Date(s): September 5-6, 2018
  • Venue: Oquendo Center | Las Vegas, NV
  • Category: Surgery - Ortho
  • Enrollment Capacity: 24 Max
  • CE Hours: 16

Learning Objectives

  1. Plan and execute the procedure in cases of excessive slope
  2. Address CrCL injury coupled with MPL in toy breeds
  3. Expand your knowledge of CrCL injury in juvenile dogs with active growth plates
  4. Build upon your foundation of management of dogs with CrCL injury
  5. Learn about CBLO coupled with extra-articular stabilization for deranged stifles

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Lead Instructor ...

Donald Hulse, DVM, DACVS, DECVS
Texas A&M University


Chad Andrews, DVM, DACVS





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  1. WVC scrubs are available upon your arrival if needed.
  2. Closed-toe shoes are required during labs.
  3. A light sweater for indoor areas.
  4. Plenty of sunscreen.
  5. Electronic charging device to power up.
  6. Valid ID - We highly recommend you carry your ID at all times in Las Vegas.


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Participant Reviews

“Excellent Course. I feel capable of doing all of these procedures following the instruction given. Great materials to take home for refresher, as well. Thank you.”
Practical Techniques in Soft Tissue Surgery Course Participant