Charles W. Raker Professor of Equine Surgery, University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine

Chief, Large Animal Surgery, University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine

Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Surgeons

Clinical Specialties: Surgery
Research Areas: Large animal surgery, Equine emergency surgery, Equine lower limb injury
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Contact Information:
University of Pennsylvania
School of Veterinary Medicine
Dept of Clinical Studies
New Bolton Center
382 West Street Road
 Phone 6109256125
 Fax 6109256800
 Email dwr@vet.upenn.edu

Wee J, Rahman T, Seliktar R, Richardson DW Using Distraction Forces to Drive an Autodistractor during Limb Lengthening Medical Engineering & Physics (In Press) : , 2011.

Getman LM, Davidson EJ, Ross MW, et al Computed Tomography or Magnetic Resonance Imaging Assisted Partial Hoof Wall Resection for Keratoma Removal. Veterinary Surgery 40: 708-714, 2011.

Levine DG, Epstein KL, Ahern BJ, et al Efficacy of three tourniquet types for intravenous antimicrobial regional limb perfusion in standing horses. Veterinary Surgery 39: 1021-1024, 2010.

Gasiorowski J, Rupp G, Schaer TP, Richardson DW Influence of a resilient hard carbon thin film on drilling efficiency: boring time, wear and thermogenesis-In Press. Veterinary Surgery : , 2010.

Ahern BJ, Terkhorn SP, Jackson KV, Mason N, Richardson DW, Schaer TP, Hankenson KD Evaluation of equine peripheral blood apheresis, bone marrow, and adipose derived stem cells American Journal of Veterinary Research (In Press) : , 2010.

Busschers E, Holt JP, Richardson DW The effects of glucocorticoids and interleukin 1-B on the expression and activity of aggrecanases in equine chondrocytes. American Journal of Veterinary Research 71: 176-185, 2010.

Ahern BJ, Richardson DW Distal humeral Salter Harris (Type II) fracture repair by an ulnar osteotomy approach in a horse Veterinary Surgery 39: 729-732, 2010.

Kraft JJ, Jeong C, Novotny JE, Seacrist T, Chan G, Domzalski M, Turka CM, Richardson DW, Dodge GR The Effects of Hydrostatic Loading on a Self-aggregating, Suspension Culture Derived Cartilage Tissue Analog Cartilage : , 2010.

Ahern BJ, Richardson DW, Boston RC, Schaer TP Orthopaedic infections in equine long bone fractures and arthrodeses treated by internal fixation: 192 cases (1990-2006). Veterinary Surgery 39: 588-593, 2010.

Cohen JM, Richardson DW, McKnight AL, Ross MW, Boston RC Long-term outcome in 44 horses with stifle lameness after arthroscopic exploration and debridement Veterinary Surgery 38: 543-551, 2009.

A.B. Dartmouth College, 1974

D.V.M. (Veterinary Medicine) Ohio State University, 1979