Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University
Robert McCarthy

Clinical Associate Professor

Clinical Orthopedics and Soft Tissue Surgery
Small Animal Surgery

Campus Phone:
508-839-5395

Fax:
508-839-7922

Education

  • MS - University of Minnesota - 1992
  • DVM - Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine - 1983

Board Certification

  • American College of Veterinary Surgery

The authors respond

Author(s):Mccarthy, R.J. | Levine, S.H. | Michael Reed, J.
Publication year: 2013
Journal / Book title: Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association

Estimation of effectiveness of three methods of feral cat population control by use of a simulation model

Author(s):McCarthy, R.J. | Levine, S.H. | Michael Reed, J.
Publication year: 2013
Journal / Book title: Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association

Seizures and severe nutrient deficiencies in a puppy fed a homemade diet

Author(s):Hutchinson, D. | Freeman, L.M. | McCarthy, R. | Anastasio, J. | Shaw, S.P. | Sutherland-Smith, J.
Publication year: 2012
Journal / Book title: Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association

Are cast stainless steel plates related to osteosarcoma occurrence?

Author(s):Sprecher, C.M. | Boudrieau, R.J. | Suter, T. | Keating, J.H. | McCarthy, R.J. | Milz, S.
Publication year: 2012
Journal / Book title: European Cells and Materials

The authors respond: Historical perspective on veterinary school accreditation debate

Author(s):DeTora, M. | McCarthy, R.J.
Publication year: 2012
Journal / Book title: Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association

Re: Pyometra in dogs and cats following ovariectomy

Author(s):de Tora, M. | Mccarthy, R.J.
Publication year: 2012
Journal / Book title: Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association

RE: Ovariectomy during early pregnancy

Author(s):DeTora, M. | McCarthy, R.J.
Publication year: 2012
Journal / Book title: Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association

Ovariohysterectomy versus ovariectomy for elective sterilization of female dogs and cats: Is removal of the uterus necessary?

Author(s):de Tora, M. | McCarthy, R.J.
Publication year: 2011
Journal / Book title: Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association

Therapeutic antibiotic use patterns in dogs: Observations from a veterinary teaching hospital

Author(s):Wayne, A. | Mccarthy, R. | Lindenmayer, J.
Publication year: 2011
Journal / Book title: Journal of Small Animal Practice

BSAVA Manual of Canine and Feline Endoscopy and Endosurgery - Edited by Philip Lhermette and David Sobel

Author(s):McCarthy, R.J.
Publication year: 2010
Journal / Book title: Journal of Small Animal Practice

Biliary cystadenoma in a rabbit (Oryctolagus cuniculus)

Author(s):DeCubellis, J. | Kruse, A.M. | McCarthy, R.J. | Zacher, L.A. | Penninck, D. | Watson, A.T. | Parry, N. | Donnelly, T.M. | Mayer, J.
Publication year: 2010
Journal / Book title: Journal of Exotic Pet Medicine

The authors respond

Author(s):Balara, J.M. | McCarthy, R.J. | Buote, M.A.
Publication year: 2009
Journal / Book title: Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association

Clinical, histologic, and immunohistochemical characterization of wart-like lesions on the paw pads of dogs: 24 cases (2000-2007)

Author(s):Balara, J.M. | McCarthy, R.J. | Kiupel, M. | Buote, M.A. | Wise, A.G. | Maes, R.K.
Publication year: 2009
Journal / Book title: Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association

Cranial cruciate ligament injury in dogs - Are we really making any progress?

Author(s):McCarthy, R.
Publication year: 2009
Journal / Book title: Journal of Small Animal Practice

Complications associated with lateral fabellotibial suture surgery for cranial cruciate ligament injury in dogs: 363 cases (1997-2005)

Author(s):Casale, S.A. | McCarthy, R.J.
Publication year: 2009
Journal / Book title: Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association

Finds discrepancy between studies on canine tibial plateau leveling osteotomy plates [1]

Author(s):Boudrieau, R.J. | McCarthy, R.J. | Keating, J.H. | Milz, S. | Sprecher, C.M. | Künzler, T.P.
Publication year: 2007
Journal / Book title: American Journal of Veterinary Research

Imaging diagnosis - Discospondylitis and septic arthritis in a dog

Author(s):Stern, L. | McCarthy, R. | King, R. | Hunt, K.
Publication year: 2007
Journal / Book title: Veterinary Radiology and Ultrasound

Pacemaker Implantation in a Ferret (Mustela putorius furo) With Third-Degree Atrioventricular Block

Author(s):Sanchez-Migallon Guzman, D. | Mayer, J. | Melidone, R. | McCarthy, R.J. | McCobb, E. | Kavirayani, A. | Rush, J.E.
Publication year: 2006
Journal / Book title: Veterinary Clinics of North America - Exotic Animal Practice

Material properties of and tissue reaction to the Slocum TPLO plate

Author(s):Boudrieau, R.J. | McCarthy, R.J. | Sprecher, C.M. | Künzler, T.P. | Keating, J.H. | Milz, S.
Publication year: 2006
Journal / Book title: American Journal of Veterinary Research

Clinical signs and results of treatment in cats with patellar luxation: 42 cases (1992-2002)

Author(s):Loughin, C.A. | Kerwin, S.C. | Hosgood, G. | Ringwood, P.B. | Williams, J. | Stefanacci, J.D. | McCarthy, R.J.
Publication year: 2006
Journal / Book title: Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association

General Research Interests

  • Reproduction control in dogs and cats
  • Feral cat management
  • Surgery in exotic pets and wildlife