StallSide Podcast

Behind the scenes with the Rood & Riddle Anesthesia and Surgery Technician Team 

Episode Summary

Join hosts Dr. Bart Barber and Dr. Peter Morresey as they engage in discussions with Alexandra Conrow, Monique Cross, and Stephanie Welsh. These skilled technicians offer a firsthand account of their roles in the surgical process, highlighting the journey they undertake alongside the horse, from the moment it steps out of the stall to its return post-operation. As the podcast unfolds, listeners gain an understanding of the crucial responsibilities shouldered by equine technicians. From pre-surgical preparations to assisting in the operating room and overseeing post-operative care, every step of the process is discussed. Lexie, Monique and Stephanie delve into the various options available for veterinary technicians and assistants, shedding light on career paths, training opportunities, and the rewarding nature of their profession. They also discuss how technicians serve as invaluable mentors and guides for aspiring veterinarians. Tune in and discover the dedication, expertise, and passion driving those who work tirelessly behind the scenes to ensure the well-being of our equine companions.