Southwest Veterinary Surgical Service Staff:

Dr. David Bone

Dr. David Bone is a 1978 graduate of the Oklahoma State University School of Veterinary Medicine. Following an internship at Colorado State University, he completed a surgical residency at the University of Tennessee in 1982. Dr. Bone was an Assistant Professor of Surgery for one year at the University of Tennessee before spending four years as an Assistant Professor of Surgery at Purdue University. Dr. Bone became board-certified by the American College of Veterinary Surgeons in 1985. In 1987, he relocated to Phoenix and founded Southwest Veterinary Surgical Service, and he has enjoyed practicing in the valley for the past 20 years. Dr. Boneís areas of interest include orthopedics, oncologic surgery, total hip replacement, fracture repair, and oral surgery. He is a member of the Arizona Veterinary Medical Association and the American Veterinary Medical Association, a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Surgeons, and is a charter fellow in the Academy of Veterinary Dentistry.


Dr. Bradford Dixon

Dr. Bradford Dixon graduated in 1990 from Colorado State University School of Veterinary Medicine and completed an internship at Angell Memorial Animal Hospital in Boston. He completed his surgical residency at the University of Missouri where he also earned his masterís degree. Dr. Dixon relocated to Arizona in 1995 and joined Southwest Veterinary Surgical Service. He earned diplomate status with the American College of Veterinary Surgeons in 1997 and has been a partner with the practice since 2001. Dr. Dixonís areas of interest include orthopedic surgery, oncologic surgery, spinal surgery, reconstructive surgery, fracture repair, and tibial plateau leveling osteotomy (TPLO) procedures. He is a member of the Arizona Veterinary Medical Association, the American Veterinary Medical Association, and the American College of Veterinary Surgeons.



Dr. Tara Enwiller

Dr. Tara Enwiller earned her DVM from the University of Minnesota in 1998. She completed a small animal medical and surgical internship at Oklahoma State University and a second small animal surgical internship at Dallas Veterinary Surgical Center. Dr. Enwiller received surgical residency training and a masterís degree in Clinical Sciences from Kansas State University in 2003. She moved to Arizona to join Southwest Veterinary Surgical Service in the summer of 2003 and earned diplomate status with the American College of Veterinary Surgeons in 2004. Dr. Enwillerís areas of interest include thoracic surgery, orthopedic surgery, and surgical diseases of the perineum, upper airway, and head and neck. She is a member of the Arizona Veterinary Medical Association, the American Veterinary Medical Association, and the American College of Veterinary Surgeons.

Dr. Jeffrey Steurer

Dr. Jeffrey Steurer attended Purdue University where he obtained his Masters of Science Degree in 2004 and his DVM degree in 2007. While studying at Purdue University he received the American College of Veterinary Surgeons Award for Excellence in Small Animal Surgery. After graduation he completed a small animal medicine and surgery internship at Mississippi State University in June 2007. Dr. Steurer completed his surgical residency training at Purdue University in July 2011. He moved to Arizona to join Southwest Veterinary Surgical Service, PC in the summer of 2011 and earned diplomate status with the American College of Veterinary Surgeons in 2012. Dr. Steurerís areas of special interest include orthopedics, cranial cruciate repair (TPLO & TTA), fracture repair, arthroscopy, laparoscopy, and soft tissue surgery. He is a member of the Arizona Veterinary Medical Association and the American Veterinary Medical Association.

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