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Karen L. Perry

Karen L. Perry

BVM&S, CertSAS, Dip. ECVS, MSc Vet Ed, FHEA, MRCVS, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, USA

United States

Dr. Perry completed her residency in small animal surgery at The Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies, Edinburgh in 2010. Following achievement of ECVS diplomate status in 2011 she joined London’s Royal Veterinary College (RVC) as a lecturer in orthopedics. After four years at the RVC she moved to Michigan State University, where she is currently The Pat Carrigan Professor of Feline Medicine, a Tenured Associate Professor in Orthopedics and Section Chief of Small Animal Surgery. Dr. Perry has published widely in the veterinary literature, with her main research interests being feline orthopedics, traumatology and patellar luxation. 

Contributions from Karen L. Perry

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Goniometry of the left tarsus being performed in a non-sedated cat

Issue number33.2 Published 20/10/2023

Early diagnosis of feline osteoarthritis

OA in cats remains underdiagnosed and undertreated, despite its widespread prevalence; this paper looks at how we can surmount the challenge of early diagnosis, leading to better treatment interventions.

By Lauren M. Meneghetti and Karen L. Perry