Dr. Christopher Byers – Emergency Critical Care

About Christopher Byers DVM, ACVECC

Dr Christopher Byers with a daushound

Christopher G. Byers, DVM, DACVECC, DACVIM (SAIM), CVJ is a practicing dual board-certified veterinary specialist, recognized international speaker, and respected author. Dr. Byers enjoys teaching, and is passionate about helping pet parents understand their fur baby’s health problems. He launched CriticalCareDVM.com to provide dog and cat owners with high quality, accurate, and comprehensive information they need to understand their pet’s health problems. Since 2014 the information available at CriticalCareDVM.com has been used by both pet parents and veterinarians, alike, helping Dr. Byers realize his primary goal: promoting the “triad of care” - a collaborative partnership between pet owners, primary care veterinarians, and board-certified veterinary specialists.


Presentation Synopsis

1. Pattern Recognition in Respiratory Distress
2. A Practical Approach to Immune-Mediated Hemolytic Anemia
3. Hypoadrenocorticism (Addison’s disease)
4. The Problem of Persistent Puking
5. Remembering the Basics in treatment of shock
6. Delving into Diabetic Ketoacidosis
7. Feline Thyrotoxicosis
8. Fluid Therapy Update, including endothelial glycocalyx