Now is your chance to watch the on-demand webinar “CO2 Laser Surgery – the Time has Arrived for Laser Surgery in General Practice” with Dr. John Godbold. This webinar was originally recorded on November 16, 2021.
In this webinar, viewers will learn why now is the time for a CO2 surgical laser to become your go-to tool for surgery in general practice. See how the technology has evolved over the past 20 years to fully meet the needs of veterinary surgeons of all skill levels.
Explore technology innovations that make laser surgery appropriate for all soft tissue surgeries. Dr. Godbold will also discuss how the versatility of the surgical lasers of today can increase practice revenue.
Key Talking Points:
- Learn why now is the time for you to make CO2 laser surgery a standard of your care
- See how the CO2 surgical laser has evolved to meet the needs of today’s veterinary practices
- Discover new techniques that make laser surgery faster and better
- Find out how an investment in a new CO2 surgical laser can drive practice revenue
Dr. John C. Godbold, Jr.
Dr. Godbold graduated with honors from Auburn University School of Veterinary Medicine in 1978. In 1980, he established Stonehaven Park Veterinary Hospital in Jackson, Tennessee where he practiced full time as a solo small animal practitioner for 33 years. Dr. Godbold currently works full-time with Stonehaven Veterinary Consulting, teaching and assisting colleagues and working in the development of new technologies.
Since 1999, Dr. Godbold has pursued a special interest in the use of light-based modalities in small animal practice. He has extensive experience with surgical and therapeutic lasers, developed new surgical and therapeutic techniques, and assists equipment manufacturers with the development of new laser and light-based technologies.
In 2016 Dr. Godbold expanded his interest to include digital thermal imaging and worked in-depth in the development and delivery of educational content about thermal imaging and its application in veterinary practice.
Dr. Godbold published numerous papers, articles, and chapters about the use of lasers in small animal practice. His publications have appeared in the Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, Clinician’s Brief, Laserpoints, The Feline Patient, Laser Surgery in Veterinary Medicine, The Integrative Veterinary Care Journal, and the Newsletter of the Veterinary Surgical Laser Society. He also published the internationally distributed Atlas of CO2 Laser Surgery Procedures in 2002, with a new edition each year since. In 2009, Dr. Godbold published the Atlas of Class IV Laser Therapy – Small Animal, also updated with a new edition each year. He is a co-editor and a chapter contributor of the textbook Laser Therapy in Veterinary Medicine – Photobiomodulation, 2017, Wiley.
Dr. Godbold is a member of the Medical Advisory Board of the American Institute of Medical Laser Applications, the Companion Animal Health Veterinary Advisory Board, the Digatherm Veterinary Medical Advisory Board, and the American Academy of Thermology.
In high demand as a continuing education speaker, Dr. Godbold has led over 600 laser workshops, wet-labs, and continuing education meetings throughout North America and in over 25 countries around the world.
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