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Erik   Peterson DVM

Assistant Professor, Large Animal

Dr. Erik Peterson received his veterinary degree from the Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine in 1998, after completing his clinical rotations at Washington State University School of Veterinary Medicine. Following graduation, Dr. Peterson spent 16 years in private equine practice as an associate and then practice owner. Lameness and dentistry continue to be his greatest area of interest.


Biology - Virginia Commonwealth University
BS, DVM Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine

Current Projects

Complications associated with castration of the donkey, performed by 3rd year veterinary students, a retrospective study.

Improvement of artificial equine limb model to facilitate additional learning objectives.