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Katherine Barnes

Katherine Barnes, DVM

Resident, Small Animal Surgery
Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences
e-mail: khbarnes@vt.edu


2007-2011 Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
Oregon State University
Corvallis, OR
2003-2007 Bachelor of Arts, Psychology (Magna cum Laude)
Minor in Chemistry
Southern CT State University
New Haven, CT

Professional Experience

2012-present Resident in Small Animal Surgery
Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine
Blacksburg, VA
2011-2012 Intern in Small Animal Medicine and Surgery
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY


2011 American College of Veterinary Surgeons Award, Small Animal
2011 Merck Veterinary Manual Award
2010 Induction into Phi Zeta

Professional/Research Interests

  • Small animal orthopedic surgery
  • Cranial cruciate ligament disease
  • Joint replacement