Northfield, IL (847) 564-5775

820 W Frontage Rd

Northfield, IL 60093

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David Wilson, DVM, DACVS-SA


Specialist, Board Certified in Veterinary Surgery-Small Animal

On The Job

During his residency, Dr. Wilson gained valuable experience in a variety of cutting-edge soft tissue, orthopedic and neurologic surgical techniques. He also participated in clinical and basic research earning multiple awards in the areas of fracture traumatology, minimally invasive treatment of canine disorders, angular limb deformities and treatment of upper airway disease. His surgical interests include minimally invasive techniques laparoscopy, thoracoscopy, arthroscopy and minimally invasive fracture fixation, cardiothoracic procedures, surgical oncology, surgical therapy of elbow dysplasia, treatment of cranial cruciate ligament disease and fracture traumatology. In addition, he has a special interest in bracing and prosthetic solutions for the primary or supplemental treatment of an assortment of orthopedic conditions. Dr. Wilson also enjoys working closely with patients in post-surgical rehabilitation.


Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Surgeons-Small Animal
Residency, Small Animal Surgery, Colorado State University, Fort Collins
Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Colorado State University, Fort Collins
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames
Bachelor of Science, Iowa State University, Ames

Off Duty

Dr. Wilson enjoys traveling, scuba diving, running, swimming, supporting the Chicago sports teams, wine collecting and exploring all the great things the city has to offer.