Equine Veterinarian
Dr. Textor performing a tie-back surgery at Steinbeck Equine Hospital in Salinas California.


Dr. Textor is board-certified in Large Animal Surgery and has been operating as a specialist since 2003. She has operating privileges at Steinbeck Equine Hospital in Salinas to provide convenient surgical service for her clients and their horses. Some minor surgical procedures can also be performed in the field. Examples of surgical procedures include:

  • Castration: routine or cryptorchid
  • Breeding injuries: vaginal reconstruction
  • Arthroscopy
  • Sinus surgery
  • Throat surgery
  • Foot surgery: bone infection, keratomas
  • Neurectomy
  • Fasciotomy for suspensory ligament desmitis
  • Mass removal: sarcoids, melanomas
  • Eye surgeries: 3rd eyelid removal, enucleation