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Henry S. Adair DVM, MS, DACVS, DACVSMR, CERP
Associate Professor
Equine Surgery
Large Animal Clinical Sciences

Clinical Interests

  • Equine musculoskeletal disease, lameness and rehabilitation

Research Interests

  • Equine rehabilitation and regenerative medicine

Steve Adair, DVM, MS, Diplomate American College of Veterinary Surgeons, Diplomate American College of Veterinary Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation. Dr. Adair holds a BS in Microbiology (Auburn University, a MS in Veterinary Microbiology (Auburn University), and a DVM (Auburn University). Dr. Adair is Board Certified as a specialist by the American College of Veterinary Surgeons and the American College of Veterinary Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation. He is Certified by the American Veterinary Chiropractic Association in Animal Chiropractic’s and is a Certified Equine Rehabilitation Practitioner. His special interests are equine rehabilitation, lameness, and regenerative medicine. His clinical focus areas include equine lameness, rehabilitation, and orthopedic surgery. Dr. Adair’s teaching interest include equine musculoskeletal diseases and rehabilitation. Dr. Adair provides CE seminars internationally on equine rehabilitation lameness and regenerative medicine.

Education

  • 1986 - 1989
    Large Animal Surgical Residency
    University of Tennessee
    College of Veterinary Medicine
  • 1984
    DVM Auburn University
    College of Veterinary Medicine
  • 1980
    Master of Science Veterinary Microbiology
    Auburn University
    College of Veterinary Medicine
  • 1978
    Bachelor of Science Microbiology
    Auburn University

Board Certification

  • Diplomate – American College of Veterinary Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Diplomate - American College of Veterinary Surgeons (DACVS) - 1993

University Appointments

  • 1997 - Current --Associate Professor of Surgery
    University of Tennessee
    College of Veterinary Medicine
    Department of Large Animal
    Clinical Sciences, Knoxville, TN.
  • 1991 - 1997 -- Assistant Professor of Surgery
    University of Tennessee,
    College of Veterinary Medicine
    Department of Large Animal
    Clinical Sciences, Knoxville, TN.
  • 1989 - 1991 -- Assistant Professor
    University of Tennessee
    College of Veterinary Medicine
    Department of Rural Practice
    Knoxville, TN.

Practice Experience

  • 1997 - Current -- Associate Professor
    University of Tennessee
    College of Veterinary Medicine
    Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences
  • 1989 - 1997 -- Assistant Professor
    University of Tennessee
    College of Veterinary Medicine
    Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences
  • 1986 - 1989 -- Large Animal Surgery Resident
    University of Tennessee
    College of Veterinary Medicine
    Department of Rural Practice
  • 1984 - 1986
    Associate Veterinarian
    Monticello Large Animal Clinic
    Lake Charles La.