Department of Clinical Sciences
College of Veterinary Medicine
1130 Wire Road
Auburn, AL 36849
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 an Associate 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. He enjoys the outdoors, fly-fishing, woodworking, and spending time with his wife Joanna and their two daughters.