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Soft Tissue Surgery

A Life Saved Twice: Family Grateful to Tufts’ Surgeon

Friday, March 28th, 2014

Cheryl knew something was wrong when she came home to find Dakota (“Kota”), her very spirited, 11-year old boxer walking around like he was lost and very uncomfortable. She says, “I saved him twice, first as a rescue dog when he was about 10 months old, and now with Dr. Berg’s help and his lifesaving surgery. “

Clinical Case Challenge: Soft Tissue Surgery (Dog)

Friday, March 28th, 2014

An 11- year-old castrated male Boxer cross presented to the referring veterinarian with a four-day history of vomiting once per day, which was very unusual for him. The owners had also noticed that his abdomen appeared… Read More

At Your Service: Soft Tissue Surgery Service

Friday, March 28th, 2014

The Soft Tissue Surgery service at Tufts Foster Hospital for Small Animals is home to three board-certified surgeons, four surgical residents, expert surgery technicians and a team of surgery liaisons, all committed to providing comprehensive… Read More

Drug Detects Lingering Cancer Cells

Friday, November 8th, 2013

John Berg, a veterinary surgeon at Tufts, is testing the experimental technique on canine patients, hoping to raise survival rates

Cancer Cells

Spotlight on Cancer

Thursday, August 1st, 2013

Experimental technique can detect tiny bits of malignancy after surgery. Exposed to the fluorescent drug, the cancerous cells in this tumor “light up” white or light gray, while the normal tissue remains black.

At Your Service: Interdisciplinary Team

Wednesday, June 19th, 2013

An Interdisciplinary Team Approach to Hepatobiliary Disease At the Tufts Foster Hospital for Small Animals at the Cummings School Veterinary Medicine, we rely heavily on a talented team of veterinary specialists to help treat small… Read More

Giving Pills to Your Pet

Wednesday, April 3rd, 2013

Having Trouble Giving Pills to Your Pet? Watch this series of videos for tips and tricks