Course details

One day workshop



Gain more confidence, create new enthusiasm and enhance your surgical skills and capabilities to provide a better service and experience to your patients and clients. The sad reality is that oncology cases are presented to clinics on a daily basis. This workshop is ideal for Veterinarians with a deep desire to influence a difference in the quality of life of their patients.

Key learning areas:

  • Understanding the general principles of surgical oncology
  • Oral tumours - Fibrosarcoma, osteosarcoma, melanoma, acanthomatous ameloblastoma, squamous cell carcinoma
  • Soft tissue sarcomas
  • Mast cell tumours
  • Osteosarcomas
  • Anal sac adenocarcinomas
  • Understanding general principles of surgical oncology with sample tumour resections - antebrachium, lateral abdominal wall with flank fold flap reconstruction
  • Partial mandibulectomy
  • Toe amputation
  • Facilitator


    Dr Ben Mielke

    BVSc (Hons), MRCVS

Queensland Vet Courses

Our Gold Coast VTC is based in Ormeau, a hinterland town and suburb in the City of Gold Coast, Queensland.

Our QLD VTC provides a safe and supportive learning environment where vets and vet nurses can learn, practice and ask questions in a small group environment.

Our state-of-the-art facilities feature high-tech seminar rooms and specialised wet-lab areas, ensuring a hands-on experience that’s second to none.

Join our community of veterinary professionals and embark on a journey of growth and excellence together.