Felix Duerr

Associate Professor, Orthopedic Medicine and Mobility Clinical Sciences

A216 VTH

(970) 297-4140

About Felix

Dr. Duerr oversees the orthopedic medicine and mobility service at CSU and is passionate about finding new treatment options for animals with mobility concerns. He believes that clinical research can not only improve the health of individual animals but also make a difference for other pets and the people on the other end of the leash. His passion is solving musculoskeletal problems that impact quality of life, and he has a particular interest in injury prevention. Dr. Duerr completed his veterinary degree in Germany followed by internships in Canada and a surgery residency at CSU. He spent several years in private practice before returning to academia in 2011. He is a diplomate of both the American College of Veterinary Surgeons (ACVS) and the American College of Veterinary Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation (ACVSMR).

Education

MS, Colorado State University, 2007DVM, School of Veterinary Medicine in Hanover, Germany, 2001

Certifications

Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation: 2012
Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Surgeons - Small Animal: 2008
Diplomate, European College of Veterinary Surgeons: 2008

Research Specialty

Dr. Duerr’s specific interest is to improve the quality of life for dogs suffering from orthopedic disease.