Michael Petty, DVM, CVPP, CVMA, CCRT, CAAPM is a 1980 graduate of the veterinary school at Michigan State University. As the owner of Arbor Pointe Veterinary Hospital and the Animal Pain Center in Canton, Michigan; he has devoted his professional life to the care and well-being of animals, especially in the area of pain management.
Dr. Petty is a Diplomate of American Academy of Pain Management, a Certified Veterinary Pain Practitioner, a Certified Medical Veterinary Acupuncture, and a Certified Canine Rehabilitation Therapist.
Dr. Petty is the past president of the International Veterinary Academy of Pain Management. He is frequent speaker and consultant and has published articles in veterinary journals and serves as a adviser on topics of pain management.
Dr. Petty has been the Investigator/Veterinarian in over 12 FDA pilot and pivotal studies for pain management products. He has authored many books and article and has lectured both nationally and internationally on pain management topics.