Small Animal Enucleation Online Course

Introductory Rate

Course Description

Are you comfortable with small animal surgical techniques, but when that enucleation case comes along you feel a bit unsure? You are not alone! Enroll in this online course to review the indications for performing a small animal enucleation, the two main enucleation techniques, common complications, and post-operative care. This course will provide videos of performing both subconjunctival and transpalpebral enucleation techniques along with advice and tips for each step along the way. It will walk you through everything from shaving and sterile preparation to retrobulbar blocks and post-operative treatment. After completing this course, you will feel ready to take on small animal enucleations!


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Dr. Brittany Martabano

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Brittany Martabano

Dr. Brittany Martabano


Dr. Martabano developed an interest in Veterinary Ophthalmology as a student at the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine from where she earned her degree in Veterinary Medicine in 2016. She completed a small animal rotating internship at North Carolina State University Veterinary Teaching Hospital in 2017, an ophthalmology internship at Colorado State University (CSU) in 2018. Martabano will complete her ophthalmology residency at CSU in July 2021, and starting in fall of 2021, she will be an associate veterinarian with practice limited to Ophthalmology at Blue Pearl/Boulder Road Veterinary Specialists in Lafeyette, Colorado. Martabano holds a master’s degree in Ophthalmology and did research on eyelid and corneal squamous cell carcinoma in the horse. Academic interests include small and large animal corneal disease, ophthalmic surgical procedures, and ophthalmic photography. Martabano is passionate about the importance of continuing education in ophthalmology and enjoys sharing her knowledge and experience with general practitioners. Outside the hospital, her hobbies include skiing in the Colorado mountains in the winter and hiking in the summer with her yellow Labrador.

Course cancellation could occur if registrations fail to meet minimum numbers 30 days prior to the course. If a course is canceled for any reason, we are not responsible for any charges related to travel.
Refunds are available for cancellations made 60 days prior to the beginning of the course. Cancellations less than 35 days before a course are nonrefundable but may be partially transferrable to a future course.