Debra Canapp, DVM, Diplomate (ACVSMR), CCRT, CVA - Scientific Advisor

Dr. Canapp is the Medical Director and Co-Principal at Veterinary Orthopedic & Sports Medicine Group in Annapolis Junction, MD where she practices Sports Medicine, Acupuncture, Musculoskeletal Ultrasound, and Rehabilitation. Dr. Canapp teaches Rehabilitation Medicine, Musculoskeletal Ultrasound, and Regenerative Medicine to visiting Veterinary Students, Rehabilitation Therapy Certification candidates and Veterinarians. Dr. Canapp’s current primary area of interest and research is Small Animal Musculoskeletal Ultrasound and defining specific pathology and treatment options. Dr. Canapp has published extensively on Musculoskeletal Ultrasound and injuries.

Selected Publications:

  1. McDougall, R. A., Canapp, S. O., & Canapp, D. A. (2018). Ultrasonographic Findings in 41 Dogs Treated with Bone Marrow aspirate concentrate and Platelet-rich Plasma for a supraspinatus Tendinopathy: a retrospective study. Frontiers in veterinary science, 5, 98.
  2. Kieves, N. R., Canapp, S. O., Lotsikas, P. J., Christopher, S. A., Leasure, C. S., Canapp, D., & Gavin, P. R. (2018). Effects of low‐intensity pulsed ultrasound on radiographic healing of tibial plateau leveling osteotomies in dogs: a prospective, randomized, double‐blinded study. Veterinary Surgery, 47(5), 614-622.
  3. Gamble, L. J., Canapp, D. A., & Canapp, S. O. (2017). Evaluation of Achilles tendon injuries with findings from diagnostic musculoskeletal ultrasound in canines–43 cases. Veterinary Evidence, 2(3).