Howard Seim III

Professor Clinical Sciences


(970) 297-1256

About Howard

Professor of Small Animal Surgery, Director of the Preclinical Surgical Research Laboratory, recipient of several teaching awards.


DVM, Washington State University, 1975


American College of Veterinary Surgeons


Reduction in postlaminectomy epidural adhesions in sheep using a fibrin sealant-based medicated adhesion barrier. Peter J. Richards, A. Simon Turner, Serge M. Gisler, Susan Kraft, Katja Nuss, Silke Mark, Howard B. Seim III, Jason Schense Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part B: Applied Biomaterials, Volume 92B, Issue 2, pages 439–446, February 2010 "Outcomes of surgical attenuation of congenital extrahepatic portosystemic shunts using cellophane banding in 9 cats" accepted to JAVMA Nov 2010 MacPhail C, Seim III, HB and Monnet ENell-1 protein promotes bone formation in a sheep spinal fusion model. Siu, Ronald, Lu, Steven, Li, Weiming, Whang, Julie, McNeill, Gabriel, Zhang, Xinli, Wu, Ben, Turner, AS, Seim, Howard;, Hoang, Paul, Wang, Jeffrey, Gertzman, Arthur, Soo, Chia Tissue Engineering, December 2010Evaluation of ABM/P-15 versus autogenous one in an ovine lumbar interbody fusion model. BP Sherman, EM Lindley, AS Turner, HB Seim III, J Benedict, E L Burger and VV Patel Eur Spine J, 25 July 2010.

Research Specialty

Small Animal Exclusive/Predominant (including pet exotics)Clinical SpecialtyResearch InterestTeaching Interest