Robert McCarthy - DVM, DACVS

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
  1. Singh, H., Kowaleski, M.P., McCarthy, R.J., Boudrieau, R.J. 2016. A comparative study of the dorsolateral and ventrolateral approaches for repair of canine sacroiliac luxation. Veterinary and Comparative Orthopaedics and Traumatology.
  2. Leonard, K.C., Kowaleski, M.P., Saunders, W.B., McCarthy, R.J., Boudrieau, R.J. 2016. Combined tibial plateau levelling osteotomy and tibial tuberosity transposition for treatment of cranial cruciate ligament insufficiency with concomitant medial patellar luxation. Veterinary and Comparative Orthopaedics and Traumatology.
  3. Garneau, M.S., McCarthy, R.J. 2015. Multiple magnetic gastrointestinal foreign bodies in a dog. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association.
  4. Becker, W., Kowaleski, M.P., McCarthy, R.J., Blake, C.A. 2015. Extracorporeal shockwave therapy for shoulder lameness in dogs. Journal of the American Animal Hospital Association.
  5. Mccarthy, R.J., Levine, S.H., Michael Reed, J. 2013. The authors respond. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association.
  6. McCarthy, R.J., Levine, S.H., Michael Reed, J. 2013. Estimation of effectiveness of three methods of feral cat population control by use of a simulation model. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association.
  7. McCarthy, R.J. 2013. Tepoxalin no longer available commercially. American Journal of Veterinary Research.
  8. Hutchinson, D., Freeman, L.M., McCarthy, R., Anastasio, J., Shaw, S.P., Sutherland-Smith, J. 2012. Seizures and severe nutrient deficiencies in a puppy fed a homemade diet. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association.
  9. Sprecher, C.M., Boudrieau, R.J., Suter, T., Keating, J.H., McCarthy, R.J., Milz, S. 2012. Are cast stainless steel plates related to osteosarcoma occurrence?. European Cells and Materials.
  10. DeTora, M., McCarthy, R.J. 2012. The authors respond: Historical perspective on veterinary school accreditation debate. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association.
  11. de Tora, M., Mccarthy, R.J. 2012. Re: Pyometra in dogs and cats following ovariectomy. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association.
  12. DeTora, M., McCarthy, R.J. 2012. RE: Ovariectomy during early pregnancy. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association.
  13. de Tora, M., McCarthy, R.J. 2011. Ovariohysterectomy versus ovariectomy for elective sterilization of female dogs and cats: Is removal of the uterus necessary?. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association.
  14. Wayne, A., Mccarthy, R., Lindenmayer, J. 2011. Therapeutic antibiotic use patterns in dogs: Observations from a veterinary teaching hospital. Journal of Small Animal Practice.
  15. McCarthy, R.J. 2010. BSAVA Manual of Canine and Feline Endoscopy and Endosurgery - Edited by Philip Lhermette and David Sobel. Journal of Small Animal Practice.
  16. DeCubellis, J., Kruse, A.M., McCarthy, R.J., Zacher, L.A., Penninck, D., Watson, A.T., Parry, N., Donnelly, T.M., Mayer, J. 2010. Biliary cystadenoma in a rabbit (Oryctolagus cuniculus). Journal of Exotic Pet Medicine.
  17. Balara, J.M., McCarthy, R.J., Buote, M.A. 2009. The authors respond. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association.
  18. Balara, J.M., McCarthy, R.J., Kiupel, M., Buote, M.A., Wise, A.G., Maes, R.K. 2009. Clinical, histologic, and immunohistochemical characterization of wart-like lesions on the paw pads of dogs: 24 cases (2000-2007). Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association.
  19. McCarthy, R. 2009. Cranial cruciate ligament injury in dogs - Are we really making any progress?. Journal of Small Animal Practice.
  20. Casale, S.A., McCarthy, R.J. 2009. Complications associated with lateral fabellotibial suture surgery for cranial cruciate ligament injury in dogs: 363 cases (1997-2005). 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