Dr. Preston Hickman practices veterinary medicine in Wichita KS. The emphasis of his practice is equine podiatry and sports medicine issues. He combines traditional veterinary medicine with high tech video gait analysis to diagnose physical problems and abnormal motion in horses.
His experience as a farrier and chiropractor allow him unique insight into biomechanical movement, and give him additional perspective when making a diagnosis. Dr. Hickman has worked extensively with horse wellness issues as Assistant Medical Director for the Louisiana Racing Commission, overseeing 4 tracks and 16 veterinarians.
Dr. Hickman has a background in mixed practice, equine and bovine veterinary medicine, as well as veterinary consultation to feedlots. He is often called on by professional organizations to present his team approach to addressing lameness issues and equine soundness.