Richard D. Park, D.V.M.
Phone: (970) 297-0351 or (970) 297-1293
Fax: (970) 297-1254
Office: A 230 James L. Voss Veterinary Teaching Hospital
- Ph.D., University of California, Davis
- D.V.M., Colorado State University
- B.S., Utah State University
- Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Radiology
Dr. Park is the Head of the Diagnostic Imaging Section in the
Veterinary Teaching hospital at Colorado State University.
He is a Diplomate of the American College of
Veterinary Radiology since 1971. His interests are in the areas of diagnostic radiology including
equine radiology, computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging. His research interests are in
orthopedic imaging including computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging.
Park RD. Frontiers of Imaging Diagnosis of Equine Joint Disease. Proceedings American Association
of Equine Practitioners, Focus Meeting on Joints. 2004.
Kane AJ, Park RD, McIlwriath CW, Rantanen NW, Morehead JP and Bramlage LR.
Radiographic changes in Thoroughbred yearlings. Part 1: Prevalence at the time of the yearling sales.
Equine vet. J. 35: (4) 354-365, 2003
Kane AJ, McIlwriath CW, Park RD, Rantanen NW, Morehead JP and Bramlage LR. Radiographic changes in
Thoroughbred yearlings. Part 2: Associations with racing performance. Equine vet. J. 35 (4) 366-374, 2003.
Becht JL, Park RD, Kraft SL, Steyn PF, Wrigley RH. Radiographic interpretation of normal skeletal
variations and pseudolesions in the equine foot.
Vet. Clinics of N. America: Equine Practice 17: 1-18. 2001.
Kawcak CE, McIlwraith CW, Norrdin RW, Park RD, Steyn PS. Clinical effects of exercise on subchonral
bone of carpal and metacarpophalangeal joints in horses. Am. Jour. of Vet. Research 61: 1252-1258, 2000.
Morrow KL, Park RD, Spurgeon TL, Stashak TS, Arceneaux B. Computed tomographic imaging
of the normal equine head. Veterinary Radiology and Ultrasound 41:491-497, 2000.
Park RD. Optimal radiographic views for evaluating Thoroughbred yearlings—Quality control of the
radiographic image. AAEP Proceedings 46:357-358, 2000.
Kane AJ, McIlwraith CW, Park RD, Rantanen NW, Morehead JP, Bramlage LR. The prevalence of radiographic
changes in Throroughbred yearlings. AAEP Proceedings 46:365-369, 2000.
Park RD : X-irradiation of the skin of the beagle. Ph.D. Thesis, University of California, Davis. 1971.
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Environmental & Radiological Health Sciences
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Fort Collins, CO 80523
Phone: (970) 491-7038
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