Tina Wolfe, DVM, MS, Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Surgeons - Small Animal
Dr. Wolfe is a native of Newton Falls and a summa cum laude graduate of both Hiram College and The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine. After receiving her veterinary degree, Dr. Wolfe completed an intensive one-year internship in small animal medicine and surgery at Michigan State University’s Veterinary Teaching Hospital, followed by a rigorous three-year residency in small animal surgery at Ohio State. Dr. Wolfe’s years of specialized training and board certification by the American College of Veterinary Surgeons allow her to provide advanced surgical care to our patients. Dr. Wolfe is the only surgical specialist with an office in the Youngstown area.
During her residency, Dr. Wolfe investigated novel pain management strategies for surgical patients and earned her Masters of Science Degree for her work in this area. Dr. Wolfe’s research has been honored with a prestigious award for its contribution to the understanding of pain and its management in animals. Dr. Wolfe is the author of several veterinary articles and research studies on topics such as pain management and total ear canal ablation. She has also presented her research at the national level and has provided continuing education lectures to both veterinarians and veterinary technicians.
Though trained in all areas of soft tissue, orthopedic and neurosurgery, Dr. Wolfe has special interest in the areas of wound management and reconstructive surgery, surgical oncology, developmental and inflammatory orthopedic diseases, pain management, and critical care. Outside of PVC, Dr. Wolfe is a consultant in the areas of soft tissue and orthopedic surgery for the Veterinary Information Network (VIN), provides peer reviews for scientific studies in the American Journal of Veterinary Research, and is a section editor in soft tissue surgery for Advances in Small Animal Medicine and Surgery. Most recently, Dr. Wolfe has become an Adjunct Associate Professor for online programs in Veterinary Biomedical Technology at the University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine where she will be teaching graduate level courses on pain assessment and management.
In her spare time, Dr. Wolfe enjoys gardening, cooking, soapmaking, spending time with family, and lots of other crafty and creative things.
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