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Steve Adair, III, MS, DVM, DACVS

Associate Professor Equine Surgery
Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences
College of Veterinary Medicine
The University of Tennessee
2407 River Drive
Knoxville, TN 37996
Phone: (865) 974-5701
FAX: (865) 974-5773
Email

Education

  • 1986 - 1989
    Large Animal Surgical Residency
    University of Tennessee
    College of Veterinary Medicine
  • 1984
    DVM Auburn University
    College of Veterinary Medicine
  • 1980
    Master of Science Veterinary Microbiology
    Auburn University
    College of Veterinary Medicine
  • 1978
    Bachelor of Science Microbiology
    Auburn University

Board Certification

  • Diplomate American College of Veterinary Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Diplomate - American College of Veterinary Surgeons (DACVS) - 1993

University Appointments

  • 1997 - Current --Associate Professor of Surgery
    University of Tennessee
    College of Veterinary Medicine
    Department of Large Animal
    Clinical Sciences, Knoxville, TN.
  • 1991 - 1997 -- Assistant Professor of Surgery
    University of Tennessee,
    College of Veterinary Medicine
    Department of Large Animal
    Clinical Sciences, Knoxville, TN.
  • 1989 - 1991 -- Assistant Professor
    University of Tennessee
    College of Veterinary Medicine
    Department of Rural Practice
    Knoxville, TN.

Practice Experience

  • 1997 - Current -- Associate Professor
    University of Tennessee
    College of Veterinary Medicine
    Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences
  • 1989 - 1997 -- Assistant Professor
    University of Tennessee
    College of Veterinary Medicine
    Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences
  • 1986 - 1989 -- Large Animal Surgery Resident
    University of Tennessee
    College of Veterinary Medicine
    Department of Rural Practice
  • 1984 - 1986
    Associate Veterinarian
    Monticello Large Animal Clinic
    Lake Charles La.

Clinical Interests

  • General interest in musculoskeletal problems of the equine. Primary interest in equine laminitis.

Research Interests

  • Microcirculatory blood flow and its relationship in the development of laminitis.

Publications