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Karen M. Tobias DVM, MS, DACVS
Small Animal Soft Tissue Surgery
Small Animal Clinical Sciences

Clinical Interests

  • Soft Tissue Surgery

Research Interests


  • Southern Illinois University, BS, High Honors, Carbondale, Illinois, May 1981
  • University of Illinois, BS, High Honors, Urbana, Illinois, June 1983
  • University of Illinois, DVM, High Honors, Urbana, Illinois, June 1985
  • The Ohio State University, MS, Columbus, Ohio, August 1989

Board Certification

  • American College of Veterinary Surgeons, 1992.


  • Intern, Small Animal Medicine and Surgery, Purdue University, July 1985 - July 1986.
  • Resident, Small Animal Surgery, The Ohio State University, July 1986 - July 1989.
  • Clinical Instructor, Small Animal Soft Tissue Surgery, University of Georgia, October 1989 - September 1991.
  • Assistant/Associate Professor, Small Animal Surgery, Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, Washington University, Pullman, Washington, November 1991 - August 1999

Professional Societies

  • AVMA
  • ACVS
  • Phi Zeta