Total Ear Canal Ablation for Cats and Dogs – Exorcising the demon that is severe otitis externa
Total Ear Canal Ablation for Cats and Dogs – Course
Nothing brings relief for severe otitis externa like a TECA-LBO. In this course you will learn to do one from start to finish.
Corny Adventure Introduction
TECA Course PDF
FREE INSTRUMENT CHECKLIST
PDF Instrument checklist
THE BORING WRITTEN STUFF
Indications and diagnostic workup
PDF Procedure checklist
THE EXCITING surgery VIDEO procedure
Narrated TECA Surgery Video
Full-length TECA Surgery 1
Full-length TECA Surgery 2
Full-length TECA Surgery 3
COURSE EVALUATION SURVEY
Google forms surgery
Dr. Charles A. Kuntz, DVM, MS, Diplomate ACVS
ACVS Founding Fellow of Surgical Oncology
He started Southpaws Specialty Surgery for Animals in 2004 in Melbourne Australia. He set up the first deep radiation therapy unit for animals in Australia which is still the only one in the state of Victoria. Southpaws has grown from just Charles and a single nurse to a mega-practice with over 50 employees including 7 surgeons, 2 residents, 7 interns and over 30 nurses and receptionists.
Charles has lectured internationally on topics including cancer surgery, neurosurgery, urinary surgery, orthopaedic surgery and non-cancer soft tissue surgery as well as leadership in the workplace. He has authored or co-authored over 100 peer reviewed publications, proceedings, abstracts and book chapters. He also started the SouthpawsVet youtube channel in which has pioneered live-streaming surgery in animals with over 15,000 subscribers and over 2 million views.
Charles is married to Dr. Kate Savage, a specialist in equine internal medicine and has three sons who are all in medical school. The furry love of his life is Humphrey, a 15 month old black Labrador.