Sarah Boston, DVM, DVSc, DACVS, ACVS Founding Fellow of Surgical Oncology, ACVS Founding Fellow of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, is a veterinary surgical oncologist at VCA Canada in Newmarket, Ontario. Dr. Boston earned her DVM from Western College of Veterinary Medicine in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada. She also completed a small animal rotating internship and a residency at University of Guelph in Ontario, Canada, where she also earned her DVSc in small animal surgery. She authored Lucky Dog: How Being a Veterinarian Saved my Life and is one of the creators of The Cageliner, a satirical online newspaper for veterinary professionals.
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Incisional Biopsy of Oral Tumors
Given their tricky location and the potential for bony involvement, oral tumors can be difficult to biopsy successfully. Review best practices and the most common mistakes to ensure your next oral tumor biopsy gets you the diagnosis your patient needs.
Oral Tumors with Dr. Boston
Dr. Boston shares her game plan for how to get successful outcomes with things like oral squamous cell carcinoma and melanoma. Because many tumors are found during routine dentals, she gives very practical instructions on how those situations should—and shouldn’t—be handled. Finally, Dr. Boston shares the importance of providing client support through aggressive orofacial surgery cases.