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Timothy B. Lescun, BVSc, MS

  • Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences
  • Associate Professor, Large Animal Surgery
  • Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine
  • 625 Harrison Street
  • West Lafayette, IN 47907



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Education

  • 2002 - MS | Purdue University
  • 1999 - Residency | Purdue University
  • 1994 - BVSc | University of Melbourne, Australia

Certification

  • Diplomate: American College of Veterinary Surgeons, 2000

Areas of Interest

  • Local antimicrobial therapy for the treatment of septic arthritis in horses
  • Diagnosis and treatment of orthopedic infections
  • Transfixation pin complications in the horse
  • Evaluation of temperature generation and microdamage during drilling, tapping and pin placement procedures in equine bone
  • Use of low level vibrations to prevent bone loss during transfixation casting

Selected Publications