Dr. Stephen P. Denton is the owner of Abingdon Equine Veterinary Services in Abingdon, Virginia. It was founded in 1998 but he has been in practice in Abingdon since 1993. Abingdon Equine is an equine ambulatory veterinary practice covering Southwest Virginia, East Tennessee, Watauga County and surrounding areas of North Carolina, and Aiken, South Carolina.
The practice offers Equine medicine, surgery, reproduction, dentistry, lameness and sports medicine, regenerative medicine, and prepurchase examinations. We offer the latest technology in Digital radiography, ultrasound, PRP, IRAP, Stem Cell therapy, and Mesotherapy.
Dr. Denton is a 1992 graduate of the Virginia Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine. He completed an Equine Medicine and Surgery Internship at the Ontario Veterinary College in Ontario, Canada in 1993. Since then Dr. Denton has completed numerous hours of continuing education in Equine Practice especially in the areas of lameness evaluation, sports medicine, and rehabilitation of sport horses. He continues to develop his skills in the area of lameness and sports medicine. He is an active member of the International Society of Equine Locomotor Pathology (ISELP) , American Association of Equine Practitioners(AAEP), and the Florida Association of Equine Practitioners(FAEP). These organizations provided the latest and most current education in equine veterinary medicine, surgery, and lameness. Dr. Denton has also been on the Board of the Virginia Association of Equine Practitioners and has been nominated by his peers to the 2011 addition of Virginia Living Magazine "Virginia's Top Veterinarians".
The goal of Dr. Denton is to provide the best possible care to his clients horses by keeping up to date with the latest technology and knowledge in the field of equine veterinary practice.