Dr. Darryl Millis

Professor, Orthopedic Surgery
Director, CARES Center for Veterinary Sports Medicine,
College of Veterinary Medicine,
University of Tennessee

Dr. Millis received his BS and DVM from Cornell University, MS from the University of Florida, and completed an internship and surgery residency at Michigan State University. He is a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Surgeons, a founding charter Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation, and is Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at the University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine, where he served as chief of surgery. Dr. Millis is currently the Director of the CARES Center for Veterinary Sports Medicine. He is a primary faculty member of the University of Tennessee Certificate Program in Canine Rehabilitation, which received the Outstanding Non-Credit Program Award from the Association for Continuing Higher Education. This course is now taught in six continents: North America, South America, Europe, Australia, Asia, and Africa.

In addition, he is the founder of MyLameDog.com, a resource for dog owners and veterinarians regarding common orthopedic conditions. He is also the Past President of the International Association of Veterinary Rehabilitation and Physical Therapy. Dr. Millis has received the AVMA Career Achievement Award in Canine Research, the World Small Animal Veterinary Association Iams Paatsama Award, the Pfizer Award for Research Excellence, the Distinguished Postdoctoral Veterinary Alumnus Award from Michigan State University, the Charles and Julia Wharton Distinguished Professor Award and the Chancellor’s Award for Professional Promise in Research and Creative Achievement from the University of Tennessee. His primary areas of research interests include osteoarthritis, physical rehabilitation, and modulation of fracture healing with growth factors. Dr. Millis has delivered over 900 presentations at state, national and international meetings, and has authored over 50 publications, 70 textbook chapters, and 110 abstracts/proceedings.

Author / Co-Author

Chief Patron

Col. (Dr.) Prof. A.M. Paturkar

Hon'ble Vice-Chancellor
MAFSU, Nagpur


Dr. P.T. Jadhao

Director of Extension
MAFSU, Nagpur

Dr. A.P. Somkuwar

D.I. & Dean Faculty
MAFSU, Nagpur

Dr. N.V. Kurkure

Director of Research
MAFSU, Nagpur

Dr. M.V. Dhumal

Associate Dean
KNP College of Veterinary Sciences
Shirwal, Satara

Organizing Committee

Dr. Shalaka A. Chauhan

Chief Organizing Secretary
Assistant Professor
Dept of Vet Surgery & Radiology
KNP CVS, Shirwal

Dr. A.H. Ulemale

Organizing Secretary
Dept of Vet Surgery & Radiology
KNP CVS, Shirwal

Dr. G.S. Khandekar

Organizing Secretary
Dept of Vet Surgery & Radiology
Mumbai Veterinary College

Dr. R.V. Suryawanshi

Joint Organizing Secretary
Hospital Registrar
KNP CVS, Shirwal

Organized by

Department of Veterinary
Surgery & Radiology

KNP College of Veterinary Sciences
Shirwal, Satara

Maharashtra Animal & Fishery
Sciences University

Seminary Hills, Nagpur