Dr. Dominic J. Marino

Dr. Dominic J. Marino is the chief of staff of Long Island Veterinary Specialists and the Director of The Canine Chiari Institute at LIVS. As head of the Department of Surgery, he has pioneered micro-hip replacement surgery in pets, the diagnosis and treatment of elbow dysplasia, and corrective surgery of Syringomyelia/Chiari like malformation in dogs.  He is board certified by the American College of Veterinary Surgeons, the American College of Clinical Thermology, and is a certified Canine Rehabilitation Practitioner. He has published many scientific articles, authored chapters in veterinary medical textbooks and lectures extensively on neurosurgical topics at both human and veterinary conferences.

Ventricular arrhythmias in dogs undergoing splenectomy  (ACVS, San Francisco, California 1993)

Principles of External Skeletal Fixation  (American Veterinary School, Queens, NY 1998)

Total Hip Arthroplasty in the Canine (American Veterinary School, Queens, NY 1998)

Surgery of the Stifle Joint  (American Veterinary School, Queens, NY  1998)

The Art and Science of Wound Management, (American Veterinary School, Queens, NY 1998) Brooklyn, NY 1999)

Total Hip Arthroplasty in the Canine (American Veterinary School, Queens, NY 1999)Principles of External Skeletal Fixation   (American Veterinary School, Queens, NY 1999)

Surgery of the Stifle Joint  (American Veterinary School, Queens, NY  1999)

The Art and Science of Wound Management, North Shore Animal League, Port Washington, NY, 1999

The Art and Science of Wound Management, (American Veterinary School, Queens, NY 1999)

Surgery of the Stifle Joint  (American Veterinary School Queens, NY  2000)

Total Hip Arthroplasty in the Canine (American Veterinary School, Queens, NY 2000)

Principles of External Skeletal Fixation   (American Veterinary School, Queens, NY 2000)

The Art and Science of Wound Management, (American Veterinary School, Queens, NY 2000)

Surgery of the Stifle Joint  (American Veterinary School, Rome, Italy 2002)

The Art and Science of Wound Management, (American Veterinary School, Rome, Italy 2002)

Total Hip Arthroplasty in the Canine (American Veterinary School, Rome, Italy 2002

Principles of External Skeletal Fixation   (American Veterinary School, Rome, Italy  2002)

Foramen Magnum decompression and Cranioplasty for the Treatment of Chiari Malformation in Dogs (International Conference on Syringmyelia  London, England 2006)

Ketamine, Medical Uses and Abuses (Metropolitan Transit Authority, Emergency Service Unit,  LIVS, Plainview, NY 2006

Rehabilitation Therapy  ( Alameda East Veterinary Hospital, Denver, Colorado 2006)

Screening of Cavalier King Charles Spaniels for Chiari-like Malformation, International Symposium Syringomyelia, Rugby, U.K., October, 2007

Foramen Magnum Decompression with Cranioplasty for the Treatment of Chiari-like Malformation in Dogs, International Symposium Syringomyelia, Rugby, U.K., October, 2007

Hip Dysplasia, Dogs in the Garden hosted by the N.Y. Humane Society, Old Westbury, N.Y., October,  2007

Screening, Diagnosis, and Treatment of Chiari Like Malformation in Dogs ( Annual ACCT Conference, Durham, North Carolina September 2007

The Diagnosis and Treament of Chiari Malformation in Dogs (American Syringomyelia Alliance Project  conference Denver,Colorado 2007)

Reflections on the World Trade Center Canine Response, Police Surgeons Benevolent Association, Syosset NY November 2008

Advances in Neuro Imaging: Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Computed Tomography and Thermography, Queens Veterinary Society, Forest Hills, NY November 2008

Chiari Like Malformation and Syringomyelia in Dogs, Queens Veterinary Society, Forrest Hills, NY November 2008

Advances in Neuro Imaging: Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Computed Tomography and Thermography, American College of Veterinary Surgeons Symposium, San Diego, California October 2008

Chiari Like Malformation and Syringomyelia in Dogs, American College of Veterinary Surgeons Symposium, San Diego, California October 2008

Chiari Like Malformation in Dogs, American College of Veterinary Surgeons Symposium, Washington DC, October 2009

Syringomyelia in Dogs, American College of Veterinary Surgeons Symposium, Washington DC, October 2009

Medical Infrared Imaging in Dogs with Chiari Like Malformation and Syringomyelia, American College of Clinical Thermology Symposium, Fort Meyers, FL, October 2009

The Diagnosis and Screening of Chiari Malformation in Dogs; American Syringomyelia Alliance Project conference Madison, Wisconsin 2009

Chiari Like Malformation and Syringomyelia in Dogs, Cavalier King Charles Spaniel National Conference, Charleston, South Carolina May 2009

Chiari Like Malformation and Syringomyelia in Dogs, 102nd Auburn University Annual Conference, Auburn, Alabama April 2009