Aitor Gallastegui Menoyo

Clinical Assistant Professor, Diagnostic Imaging

Dr. Aitor Gallastegui Menoyo 

Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences
UF Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging
PO Box 100126
2015 SW 16th Ave
Gainesville, FL 32610-0126
FAX: 352-392-6125


  • MSc University of Guelph (Canada), 2014
  • LV (DVM equivalent), Universidad de Zaragoza (Spain), 2001

Advanced Clinical Training

  • Residency in Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging, Cornell University, 2017

Honors and Awards

  • Nominated for Joan O’Brien Research Award, VCRS, Missouri, 2012
  • UGIS Award, University of Guelph, 2012
  • Joy Lindvik Memorial Scholarship University of Guelph, 2012
  • Veterinary and Agronomy Excellence Award University of Rio Cuarto, 2001
  • Erasmus European Scholarship University of Zaragoza, 2001
  • College of Veterinary Excellence Scholarships (3), University of Zaragoza, 1998-9
  • Ruta Quetzal Argentaria International Scholarship, UNESCO/Government of Spain, 1995

Research Interests

  • Neuroelectrostimulation of the sympathetic nerves to the equine arways
  • Cross sectional imaging in small and large animal species
  • Accuracy of MRI for detecttion of vertebral column fractures
  • Cross sectional imaging in animal models of pulmonary neoplasia