Sarah Townsend

Resident, Small Animal Surgery

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Dr. Sarah Townsend

Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences
PO Box 100126
2015 SW 16th Ave
Gainesville, FL 32610-0126
FAX: 352-846-2445


  • Bachelor of Veterinary Science (BVSc), University of Bristol, 2014

Professional Experience

  • Orthopedic Fellowship, University of Florida – 2016
  • Rotating Internship, Ontario Veterinary College, University of Guelph, Canada – 2015

Honors & Awards

  • Head of Vet School Prize, University of Bristol 2014

Research Interests

  • Surgical oncology
  • Total hip replacements
  • Canine elbow dysplasia

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