Professor of Surgery, Department of Clinical Studies, New Bolton Center in the Standing Faculty-Clinician Educator track

Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Surgeons

Clinical Specialties: Surgery
Research Areas: Equine joint disease, Equine orthopedic and arthroscopic surgery, Lameness, Equine diagnosis and management, Equine musculoskeletal system, Racehorse lameness

Contact Information:
University of Pennsylvania
School of Veterinary Medicine
Dept of Clinical Studies
New Bolton Center
382 West Street Road
 Phone 610-925-6116/610-721-6167
 Fax 610-925-6820
 Email miross@vet.upenn.edu

Equine musculoskeletal system and lameness; special interest in lameness of racehorse and joint disease; Nuclear Medicine Techniques in horses; Orthopedic and arthroscopic surgery; Upper respiratory surgery.

Ross MW, Dyson SJ, Eds. Diagnosis and Management of Lameness in the Horse. 2nd Edition : , 2010.

Aitken M, Southwood LL, Ross BM, Ross MW Surgical and non-surgical management of cecal impaction in 150 horses; 1991-2011 Vet Surg doi: 10.1111: j.1532-950X.2014.12286.x.[Epub ahead of print], 2014.

MacKinnon MC, Bonder D, Boston RC, Ross MW Analysis of stress fractures associated with lameness in Thoroughbred flat racehorses training on different track surfaces undergoing nuclear scintigraphy Equine Vet J : doi: 10.1111/evj.12285. [Epub ahead of print], 2014.

Ahern BJ, Boston RC, Ross MW Enostosis-like lesions in equids: 79 cases (1997-2009) J Am Vet Med Assoc 245: 1042-1047, 2014.

Kraus BM, Ross MW, Boswell R Humeral stress fractures in 4 Standardbred racehorses Vet Rad Ultrasound 46: 524-528, 2005.

Davenport-Goodall CLM, Ross MW Abnormal scintigraphic findings of the equine pelvis: a retrospective study J Am Vet Med Assoc 224: 88-95, 2004.

Bassage LH, Ross MW Enostosis-like lesions in the long bones of 10 horses: scintigraphic and radiographic features. Equine Vet J 30: 35-42, 1998.

Ross, MW Scintigraphic and clinical findings in the Standardbred metatarsophalangeal joint: 114 cases (1993-1995) Equine Vet J 30: 131-138, 1998.

Hawkins J, Ross MW Transection of the accessory ligament of the superficial digital flexor muscle for the treatment of superficial digital flexor tendinitis in Standardbreds: 40 Cases (1988-1992) J Am Vet Med Assoc 206: 674-678, 1995.

Ford TS, Ross MW, Orsini PG The communications and boundaries of the middle carpal and carpometacarpal joints in horses Am J Vet Res 49: 2161-2164, 1989.

B.S. (Agriculture and Life Sciences) Cornell University, 1978

D.V.M. (Doctor of Veterinary Medicine) Cornell University, 1981