Dr. Stephen Stockdale Bend veterinary surgeon

Dr. Stephen Stockdale

Dr. Stephen Stockdale is a northwest native. He was born in Oregon and raised in the Seattle area but is happy to be settled back in Central Oregon. During Veterinary School at Washington State University, he developed his interest in specialty medicine. After obtaining his veterinary degree, he pursued an internship and surgical residency in Seattle before becoming board-certified.

Dr. Stockdale’s surgical focuses span soft tissue, orthopedics, and neurologic surgery with a special interest in minimally invasive surgery such as laparoscopy, thoracoscopy, and arthroscopy. He has pursued multiple additional training opportunities to become prolific in these techniques. Dr. Stockdale has traveled internationally to teach surgery courses and volunteered at zoos and humane societies.

Dr. Stockdale, his wife, and his daughter enjoy everything that central Oregon has to offer including mountain biking, backcountry skiing, and fly fishing.