Fred Caldwell, DVM, MS, DACVS, DACVSMR

Professor of Equine Sports Medicine and Surgery

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Department of Clinical Sciences

Auburn University
College of Veterinary Medicine
1130 Wire Road
Auburn, AL 36849



DVM, Auburn University



Dr. Fred Caldwell is a Kentucky native and a graduate of the Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine. He completed a surgical internship at Hagyard-Davidson-McGee Assoc. PLLC and a residency in large animal surgery at the University of Georgia. He spent one year as a large animal emergency surgeon at Cornell University Hospital for Animals before returning to Auburn where he is currently a Professor of Equine Sports Medicine and Surgery. Dr. Caldwell is a diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Surgeons and the American College of Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation. His clinical interests include lameness/poor performance evaluation, rehabilitation, orthopedic surgery, laparoscopy, and dentistry. His research interests involve minimally invasive surgical techniques, tendon and ligament repair, regenerative medicine, and wound healing.

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