Department Chair: Dr. David Anderson, Head
Large Animal Clinical Sciences provides referral service, routine care, emergency care, and herd disease outbreak investigations for livestock owners. Of the 18 hospital faculty members, 15 are board certified and 12 have an advanced degree. Large Animal Clinical Sciences is dedicated to providing the most up-to-date care for large animals, continuing education for the community, and producing veterinarians who are the best in their field. The local practice area encompasses approximately a 30 mile radius. However, animals are referred from all areas of Tennessee and surrounding states. Regular hours are established for appointments, although emergencies are accepted 24 hours/day, 365 days/year. The hospital services, medicine, surgery, anesthesia, and field services are fully staffed with teams of senior faculty, residents, interns, students and technicians.