Lameness is the most common reason for equine ambulatory care visits?

Equine Primary Care

Through our equine primary care service, Dr. Scott Austin offers equine ambulatory care of all types, including on-farm radiographs.

Board certified in equine internal medicine, Dr. Austin completed both a master's degree in veterinary parasitology and a residency here at Illinois.

Before joining the Illinois faculty in 2011, Dr. Austin spent 13 years as an associate veterinarian at Wisconsin Equine Clinic and Hospital in Oconomowoc, Wisconsin, and also taught at Waukesha County Technical College and Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine.

equine primary care Services include:

  • Annual wellness examinations and vaccinations
  • Diagnosis and treatment of individual animal disease

For ambulatory (on-farm) appointments, call 217-333-7232.