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Surgeon

Dr. Singh has performed thousands of surgeries including oral maxillofacial, thoracic, abdominal, orthopedic, and neurosurgeries. He has collaborated with human surgeons to treat complex cases and has utilized cutting edge technology to advance the field of veterinary medicine.

Dr. Singh plays an integral role in the veterinary community by participating and helping host workshops held by internationally known organizations. He has given research-based lectures at local and national conferences and has severed on several committees, including a presidency term for the Dane County Veterinary Medical Association in Madison, WI. His hobbies include tennis, golfing, kayaking, and hiking.

Papers Authored

Bilateral Radial Agenesis in a Cat Treated With Bilateral Ulnocarpal Arthrodesis

Objective: This article describes corrective antebrachiocarpal re-alignment and arthrodesis for bilateral radial hemimelia (radial agenesis) in an 8-month-old domestic short-haired cat.
Authored: Alla Bezhentseva, Harpreet Singh, Randy J Boudrieau
Published: Vet Comp Orthop Traumatol 2018 Sep; 31(5):379-384 

A Comparative Study of the Dorsolateral and Ventrolateral Approaches for Repair of Canine Sacroiliac Luxation
Objective: 
Retrospective comparison of dorsolateral (DLA) and ventrolateral (VLA) surgical approaches for treatment of canine sacroiliac luxation using three different radiographic analyses.

Authored: Harpreet Singh, Michael P. Kowaleski, Robert J. McCarthy, Randy J. Boudrieau
Published: Vet Comp Orthop Traumatol 2016; 29(01): 53-60

Integration of Silver Nanoparticle-Impregnated Polyelectrolyte Multilayers Into Murine Splinted Cutaneous Wound Beds

Objective: The purpose of this study was to determine the effect on wound healing of integrating silver nanoparticle/PEMs into the wound bed.
Authored: Kathleen M. Guthrie, DVM, Ankit Agarwal, PhD, Leandro B. C. Teixeira, MS, DVM, Richard R. Dubielzig, DVM,3 Nicholas L. Abbott, PhD, Christopher J. Murphy, DVM, PhD, Harpreet Singh, BS, DVM, Jonathan F. McAnulty, DVM, PhD, and Michael J. Schurr, MD
Published: J Burn Care Res. 2013 Nov-Dec; 34(6): e359–e367

Background

SURGEON BOARD - CERTIFICATED

Dr. Harpreet Singh moved to Wisconsin in 1996 and resided in Milwaukee for 7 years. He attended Sholes Middle School and Rufus King High School. He then moved and attended the University of Wisconsin-Madison for both Undergraduate and Veterinary School. In order to pursue his passion of surgery he entered the MATCH program and landed in Boston for a 1 year Small Animal Medicine and Surgery Internship at Tufts University. He was invited to stay on for an additional 3 year residency in order to specialize in the field of Small Animal Surgery. Dr. Singh finished his studies in 2015 and became board certified in the beginning of 2016. He then relocated back to Madison and practiced at a multispecialty referral hospital for 6 years. He started with Veterinary Surgery Specialists full time in 2021 and continues to perform surgeries with us in the southeast region of Wisconsin.

Our Professional Team

professional Affiliations

  • American college of Veterinary Surgeons
  • American Veterinary Medical Association
  • Wisconsin Veterinary Medical Association
  • AO Vet North America
  • SURGE DVM

Amy Mitchell

Amy is an exceptionally knowledgable and clinically talented Certified Veterinary Technician. She comes to us with almost a decade’s worth of emergency and critical care experience. Being one of only a hand-full of Licensed Veterinary Technicians in Wisconsin, Amy is in charge of patient catheter placement, sedation protocols, running general anesthesia, patient recovery, taking orthopedic-specific xrays, and training others. She is also in charge of some of the most technologically advanced equipment available in veterinary medicine, which includes maintenance and sterilization of high quality drills and implants. Her patient care and handling skills are impeccable as Amy has two dogs, two cats, and seven guinea pigs of her own. During her time off Amy loves to spend time with her family and go on runs.

Davinder is a multi-disciplinary Surgery Assistant. His role is essential in helping anesthetize patients, clipping, prepping, and moving them into the operating room. He is also responsible for taking orthopedic-specific xrays and scrubbing into nearly every surgery. Once in the operating room his surgical assisting involves performing a sterile prep of patients, draping patients, sterilely opening packs/setting up the operating table, retraction of tissues, assistance with suction/cautery, and putting together drill parts during different stages of TPLO/fracture cases. In his time outside of veterinary work Davinder helps his parents run a family-owned business.

Davinder Singh

Jacob Rastas

Jacob is a Veterinarian-in-the-making at the University of Wisconsin-School of Veterinary Medicine, and currently works with us as a Surgery Assistant. His role is identical to the description above. He has worked both in a small animal clinic and an emergency hospital. Jacob played college football while at the University of North Dakota. Most recently he has conducted doctorate-level respiratory research, published and presented his findings at a conference, received special scholarships, ranked top of his class, and is now an avid ultra-marathon runner (50+ miles). He has a canine companion that he is training in his spare time.

Tanveer is our star patient-client-veterinarian coordinator. She helps assemble all the moving parts to make each surgery a possibility. Tanveer helps schedule phone/in person consults, collect patient records, coordinate clinic surgery schedules, informs clients of drop off procedures, and performs follow ups for each procedure. Tanveer is a licensed Book-keeper and helps put together financial paperwork for each client, takes payments, emails receipts, and follows up with insurance claim paperwork. Tanveer’s hobbies include cooking and traveling.

Tanveer Kaur