Kip Carter

Managing Bovine Lameness

By permission of the artist

The illustration demonstrates the surgical technique of gastrocnemius tenectomy to correct bovine spastic paresis and the loss of leg stability. Cover and inside symposium of Veterinary Medicine, December 1991.


Kip Carter was the Senior Medical Illustrator at the University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine. He served on the AMI Board of Governors and was the 2006 President. He was the Meeting Coordinator for the 1999 AMI Conference in Atlanta. He served on the Medical Illustration Graduate Program Accreditation and the Mentor and Fellowship Committees.