Steve Reed, DVM, Dipl. ACVIM

Steve Reed, DVM, Dipl. ACVIM, earned his DVM at The Ohio State University, followed by a residency at Michigan State University. He started his academic teaching career at Washington State University from 1979-1983, and then returned to Ohio State where he spent 26 years as a professor and mentor in the equine medicine department. Reed is a Diplomate in the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine and is a noted author and editor of numerous scientific articles and textbooks. He has spoken at many state, national, and international meetings. His primary research interests include equine neurologic diseases. He is currently an internal medicine specialist and shareholder at Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital, Emeritus Professor of The Ohio State University, an Adjunct Professor at the University of Kentucky, and the chairman of the Grayson-Jockey Club Research Advisory Committee.

Articles by: Steve Reed, DVM, Dipl. ACVIM

Why Does My OTTB Tilt Her Head

Why Does My OTTB Tilt Her Head?

An OTTB who’s been off the track for three months tilts her head during bridling and at liberty. Could she be in pain? An internal medicine specialist weighs in.

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EHV-1: A Clinician’s Perspective

Steve Reed, DVM, Dipl. ACVIM, of Rood & Riddle Veterinary Hospital, in Lexington, Kentucky, offers his insight about equine herpesvirus-1, including diagnosis, treatment, and prevention.

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Penn Vet's New Bolton Center Under EHV Quarantine

EHV Clinical Signs

Dr. Stephen Reed shares the clinical signs a horse infected with equine herpesvirus might exhibit.

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Equine Herpesvirus Update

With EHV cases reported from California to Kentucky already in 2017, get information you need to protect your horse.

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EPM and Pregnancy

Are there any treatments available for EPM that are safe for use in pregnant mares?

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Webcast: WNV Reality Check!

It’s been 10 years since West Nile virus was introduced into the United States, and thousands of horses have been ill or died due to this disease. Find out how to protect your horses from this deadly disease.

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Vets Discuss Infectious Neurologic Diseases, AAEP 2008

What are the most important neurologic problems veterinarians face throughout the year? That’s the question Debra Sellon, DVM, PhD, Dipl. ACVIM, associate dean of the Graduate School at Washington State University and professor of equine medicine, and this author (Steve Reed, DVM, Dipl. ACVIM, of Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital in Lexington, Ky.) posed to the audience to start the

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Narcolepsy in Horses

I am requesting information regarding narcolepsy. I haven’t found any sources with any information.

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