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Christine M. Egger, DVM


Professor
Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences
College of Veterinary Medicine
The University of Tennessee
2407 River Drive
Knoxville, TN 37996
Phone: (865) 974-8387
FAX: (865) 974-5554
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Education & Background

  • Certified in Veterinary Acupuncture and Herbal Medicine in 2006
  • Pre-veterinary training: University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada 1983-86
  • DVM: Western College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Canada: 1986-1990
  • Worked as a veterinarian in a Small Animal practice: 1990-1993
  • MVSc: Western College of Vet. Med: 1993-1996
  • Residency in Veterinary Anesthesia: 1993-1996
  • Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Anesthesia: 1998

Faculty Positions

  • Kansas State University, CVM, temporary assistant professor - 1996-1997
  • Associate Professor (tenured) University of Georgia: 1997-2003
  • Associate Professor University of Tennessee (2003-present)
  • Training in Small Animal Acupuncture: January-July, 2003

Clinical Interests

  • Recognition and treatment of acute and chronic pain in veterinary patients
  • Applications of acupuncture in the treatment of pain

Publications