Mary Sarah Bergh
DVM, MS, Diplomate ACVS, Diplomate ACVSMR
Veterinary Clinical Sciences
Total hip, knee, and elbow replacement; Arthroscopy; Angular limb deformities; TPLO and other treatments for cranial cruciate ligament rupture; Racing/sporting injuries; Fracture repair; Neurosurgery; Rehabilitation therapy
Iowa State University (2009 - present)
VCS 395 Small Animal Surgery
VCS 456 Orthopedic Surgery
VCS 473 Small Animal Surgery
VCS 441 Canine Rehabilitation
AOVET (2007 - present)
AO Principles of Fracture Management – Columbus, OH
AO Advanced Fracture Management – Columbus, OH
AO Principles of Fracture Management – La Jolla, CA
AO Master's Course, Advanced Osteotomy - La Jolla, CA
AO Principles of Fracture Management – Beijing, China
AO Advances in Fracture Management – Oxford, England
2012 - Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation - Canine
2011 - Certified in Biomedtrix Total Knee Replacement (TKR)
2011 - Certified in TATE Elbow Replacement
2009 - Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Surgeons - Small Animal
2008 - Masters of Science, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
2005 - 2008 - Small Animal Surgical Residency, The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine, Columbus, OH
2004 - 2005 - Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship, The University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine, Athens, GA
2003 - 2004 - Small Animal Rotating Internship. The University of Pennsylvania Mathew J. Ryan Veterinary Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
2003 - Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, The University of Wisconsin School of Veterinary Medicine, Madison, WI
1999 - Bachelor of Science, The University of Wisconsin - Madison, WI
Troy J*, Bergh MS. Development and efficacy assessment of a model designed to teach cranial cruciate ligament rupture diagnosis. Accepted, in press. J Vet Med Education.
Bergh MS. Physeal fractures. The Clinician’s Brief. Sept 2014. http://www.cliniciansbrief.com/article/physeal-fractures-small-animals?utm_source=Clinician%27s+Brief+Newsletter
Bergh MS, Sullivan S, Ferrell C, et al. Systematic review of surgical treatments for cranial cruciate ligament disease. J Am Animal Hosp Assoc. 50(5):315-321, 2014.
Bergh MS. Year in review: Orthopedic surgery. Advances in Small Animal Medicine and Surgery 27(8):1-2, 2014.
Bergh MS, Budsberg SC. A systematic review of the literature describing the efficacy of surgical treatments for canine hip dysplasia (1948-2012). Vet Surg 43(5):501-506, 2014.
Tan CJ*, Bergh MS, Schembri MA, Johnson KA. Accuracy of tibial osteotomy placement using two different tibial plateau leveling osteotomy jig systems. Vet Surg 43(5):525-533, 2014.
Schleining J, Bergh MS. Surgical correction of angular and torsional metatarsal deformity with cylindrical osteotomy and locking compression plates in an angus calf. Vet Surg 43(5):563-568, 2014.
Bergh MS, Piras A, Samii VF, et al. Fractures in the regions of adaptive modeling and remodeling of the central tarsal bone in racing greyhounds, Am J Vet Res 74(2):cover, 2013.
Burns CG*, Bergh MS, McLoughlin MA. Surgical and non-surgical management of peritoneopericardial diaphragmatic hernia: A retrospective evaluation of 28 dogs and 30 cats (1999-2008). J Am Vet Med Assoc. 242(5):643-650, 2013.
Bergh MS, Peirone B. Complications of Tibial Plateau Leveling Osteotomy (TPLO) in dogs. Vet Comp Orthop Traumatol 25(5):349-358, 2012.
Bergh MS, Piras A, Samii VF, et al. Fractures in the regions of adaptive modeling and remodeling of the central tarsal bone in racing greyhounds, Am J Vet Res 73(3):375-380, 2012.
Huck JL*, Bergh MS. Traumatic craniolateral shoulder luxation and fracture of the lesser tubercle of the humerus in a dog. A case report. Vet Comp Orthop Traumatol 24(6):474-477, 2011.
Thompson AM*, Bergh MS, Wells KL, Wang C. Tibial plateau leveling osteotomy implant removal: A retrospective analysis of 129 cases. Vet Comp Orthop Traumatol 24(6):450-456, 2011.
Bergh MS. Radiographic, computed tomographic, and histologic study of central tarsal bone fractures in racing greyhounds. Electronic thesis or dissertation. Ohio State University, 2008. https://etd.ohiolink.edu/
Bergh MS, Rajala-Schultz P, Johnson KA. Risk factors for tibial tuberosity fracture following tibial plateau leveling osteotomy in dogs. Vet Surg 37:374-382, 2008.
Budsberg SC, Bergh MS, Reynolds LR, Streppa HK. Evaluation of pentosoan polysulfate sodium in the postoperative recovery from cranial cruciate injury in dogs: A randomized, placebo-controlled clinical trial. Vet Surg 36(3):234-44, 2007.
Bergh MS, Gilley RS, Shofer FS, and Kapatkin AS: Complications and radiographic findings following cemented total hip replacement: a retrospective evaluation of 97 dogs. Vet Comp Orthop Traumatol 19(3):172-9, 2006.
Okano S, Hurley DJ, Bergh MS, Vandenplas ML, Budsberg SC Moore JN. Optimization of conditions for in vitro production of radical oxygen species and expression of tissue factor by canine mononuclear cells and granulocytes for use in high-throughput assays. Vet Immunol Immunopatho 15;112(3-4):234-42, 2006.
Lascelles BDX, Roe SC, Smith E, Reynolds R, Markham J, Marcellin-Little D, Bergh MS, Budsberg SC. Evaluation of a
pressure walkway system for measurement of vertical limb forces
in normal dogs. Am J Vet Res 67(2):277-82, 2006.
Bergh MS and Silverstein D: What Is Your Diagnosis? Collapse and tachypnea in a 5-month-old puppy. J Am Vet Med Assoc 15;228(8):1193-4, 2006.
Bergh MS and Budsberg SC: The coxib NSAIDs: Potential clinical and physiological importance in veterinary medicine. J Vet Intern Med 19:633-643, 2005.
Bergh MS, Muir P, Markel MD, and Manley PA: Femoral bone adaptation to stable long-term cemented total hip arthroplasty in dogs. Vet Surg 33:214-20, 2004.
Bergh MS, Muir P, Markel MD, and Manley PA: Femoral bone adaptation to unstable long-term cemented total hip arthroplasty in dogs. Vet Surg 33:238-45, 2004.
Jehn CA, Bergh MS, and Manley PA: Orthogonal view analysis for evaluating the femoral component position of total hip implants in dogs using postoperative radiographs. Vet Surg 32:134-141, 2003.
American Veterinary Medical Association
American College of Veterinary Surgeons
American College of Veterinary Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation
Veterinary Orthopedic Society
European Society of Veterinary Orthopaedics and Traumatology
Iowa Veterinary Medical Association