Assistant Professor of Small Animal Surgery, University of Pennsylvania

Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Surgeons

Clinical Specialties: Orthopedic Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Arthroscopic Surgery, Soft-Tissue Surgery,

Contact Information:
University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine Department of Clinical Studies 3900 Delancey Street
 Phone 215-746-VETS
 Email kagnello@vet.upenn.edu

Runge JJ, Curcillo II PG, King SA, Podolsky ER, Holt DE, Davidson J, Agnello KA. Initial application of reduced port surgery using single port access technique for laproscopic canine ovariectomy. Veterinary Surgery 41: 803-806, 2012.

Green JL, Cimino Brown D, Agnello KA. Preoperative thoracic radiographic findings in dogs presenting for gastric dilatation-volvulus (2000-2010): 101 cases. Journal of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care 22: 595-600, 2012.

Giuffrida MA, Agnello KA, Brown DC. Blinding terminology used in reports of randomized controlled trials involving dogs and cats. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 241: , 2012.

Fujita Y, Yamaguchi S, Agnello KA, Muto M. Effects of transection of the cranial arm of the medial glenohumeral ligament on shoulder stability in adult Beagles. Veterinary and Comparative Orthopaedics and Traumatology 26: , 2012.

Agnello KA, Kapatkin AS, Garcia-Nolan T, Hayashi K, Stover S. Intervertebral biomechanics of locking compression plate monocortical fixation of the canine cervical spine. Veterinary Surgery 39: 991-1000, 2010.

Agnello KA, Puchalski SM, Wisner ER, Schulz KS, Kapatkin AS. Effect of positioning, scan plane, and arthrography on visibility of periarticular canine shoulder soft tissue structures on magnetic resonance images. Veterinary Radiology & Ultrasound 49: 529-539, 2008.

Agnello KA, Reynolds L, Budsberg SC In vivo effects of tepoxalin, a COX/LOX inhibitor, on prostanoid and leukotriene production in dogs with chronic osteoarthritis. American Journal of Veterinary Research 66: 966-972, 2005.

Agnello KA, Trumble T, Chambers JN, Seewald W, Budsberg SC. The effects of zoledronate on markers of bone metabolism and subchondral bone mineral density in an experimental model of canine osteoarthritis. American Journal of Veterinary Research 66: 1487-1495, 2005.

BA (Biological Sciences) The State University of New York at Buffalo, 1996

MS (Natural Sciences, Experimental Pathology) The State University of New York at Buffalo, Roswell Park Cancer Institute Division, 1997

DVM (Doctor of Veterinary Medicine) Cornell University, 2001