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Michael M. Pavletic, DVM, Dipl. ACVS

Dr. Pavletic is the Head of the Department of Surgery and Director of Surgical Services at Bostonís Angell Memorial Animal Hospital. He is a 1974 graduate of the University of Illinois, and a 1981 diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Surgeons. He is the author of the 1999 Atlas of Small Animal Reconstructive Surgery, Second Edition, published by W.B. Saunders.

Surgical Stapling in Abdominal Surgery
November 1, 2004

Surgical stapling equipment allows the small-animal surgeon to perform a variety of challenging abdominal surgical procedures more quickly and consistently than with conventional, hand-suturing techniques. This article will summarize the use of these devices.

Skin staplers offer a variety of surgical, closure applications
October 1, 2003

Dr. Michael Pavletic reviews the different applications and procedures for using skin staplers.

Using skin staplers in veterinary practice
October 1, 2002

Dr. Michael Pavletic offers insight on how to effectively incorporate skin stapling as a means for closing wounds.


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