Chick Weisse VMD, DACVS

Staff Doctor
Director, Interventional Radiology

Dr. Chick Weisse completed his small animal surgical residency training at the Veterinary Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in 2002. He then pursued advanced training through a customized fellowship in Interventional Radiology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in 2003. He held dual appointments in surgery and radiology as an Assistant Professor at both the veterinary and human hospitals (UPenn) before coming to the Animal Medical Center in 2009 as staff surgeon and Head of the Interventional Radiology Service. 

Educational interests include expanding minimally invasive veterinary interventional radiology (IR) techniques through describing new procedures and training veterinarians.  Research interests include IR techniques for non-resectable and metastatic cancers, palliative stenting for malignant obstructions, vascular anomalies such as portosystemic shunts, and stenting for tracheal collapse. 

Board Certifications

  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Surgeons, 2003 

Education

  • BA - Boston University, Boston, MA, 1992
  • VMD - University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 1998

Postgraduate Training

  • Internship in Small Animal Medicine - University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 1999  
  • Residency in Surgery - University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 2002
Dr. Chick Weisse

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