Liz Sukola 
NorthStar VETS
609-259-8300 x1519


Wednesday, November 20, 2019 from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM EST
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Maggiano's Little Italy Restaurant 
2000 Route 38
Cherry Hill, NJ 08002

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Join us as we discuss wound management, with a focus on complications, strategies for healing, managing open injuries and basics on vacuum-assisted wound closure. We will also discuss techniques for skin coverage, such as local flaps and
free grafts. After covering basics of tissue healing, Dr. Knapp-Hoch will present clinical cases and encourages attendees to share trouble cases of their own.
RACE Approved For 1.5 CE Hours










Heather Knapp-Hoch, DVM, MS, DACVS


Dr. Knapp-Hoch earned her Bachelor of Science in biology from Long Island University in 2001. She then traveled across the US to obtain a Masters degree in genetics and cell and molecular biology from Washington State University where she also obtained her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in 2007. Dr. Knapp-Hoch then completed a small animal rotating internship at Cornell University in 2008. Following her internship she completed a three-year surgical residency at Cornell University in 2011. She obtained board certification in 2012 and practiced as a small animal clinical instructor at Cornell University from 2011-2014.

Dr. Knapp-Hoch's special areas of interest include surgical oncology and minimally invasive surgery including laser ablation of ectopic ureters. She is proficient in advanced wound management and has a special interest in the use of negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT) to treat difficult surgical and traumatic wounds. She is trained in both the tibial plateau leveling osteotomy (TPLO) and the tibial tuberosity advancement (TTA) surgical procedures for cranial cruciate ligament disease.