Steven Brinsko, DVM, PhD, Dipl. ACT

Steven P. Brinsko, DVM, MS, PhD, Dipl. ACT, an Associate Professor and Chief of Theriogenology at Texas A&M University, received his DVM from the University of Florida, MS from Texas A&M University, and PhD from Cornell University; he is also a board certified specialist in the American College of Theriogenologists (Veterinary Reproduction). His interests include all areas of equine reproduction with emphasis on the stallion. Dr. Brinsko has given numerous presentations at national and international meetings and has authored or co-authored over 100 scientific publications as well as 11 book chapters related to the field of reproduction.

Articles by Steven Brinsko

Cryptorchidism in Horses

Cryptorchidism is a congenital condition (i.e., the individual is born with it) in which one (unilateral) or both (bilateral) of the testes fail to descend into the scrotum. A number of common terms have been used to describe cryptorchids, Read More

Is Arthritis Genetic?

Q: My 14-year-old Thoroughbred mare was diagnosed with arthritis about a year ago. She competed in low-level horse trials for about six years and only recently began to show signs of arthritis, but 14 seems to be a little young Read More