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Podiatry Services

Dr. Mark Silverman offers his expertise in equine podiatry issues to his clients.  He is also avalaible to work with other veterinarians in complex podiatry cases.  Dr. Silverman works with many farriers to establish a plan for each horse's specific needs.  In addition to ambulatory podiatry care, Dr. Silverman has the unique ability to provide podiatry services at his Southern California Equine Podiatry Center. Dr. Silverman is a nationally recognized presenter on equine podiatry topics, having recently been invited to present at the American Association of Equine Practitioners Annual Convention's Podiatry Workshop.

Dr. Silverman utilizes cutting-edge technology and techniques in his analysis and treatment of the equine hoof.  He brings to the client many years of experience studying, diagnosing, and treating complex equine hoof problems. 

Services offered include podiatry consultations, therapeutic shoeing, treatment of hoof wall defects and evaluation and treatment of laminitis/founder. For patients located outside of Southern California, Dr. Silverman is available for telephone consultation.  

Read Dr. Silverman's September presentation: "NO HOOF, NO HORSE, NO KIDDING!" 

For further information regarding the podiatry services offered by Sporthorse Veterinary Services, please follow the links below:

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