Christopher Adin

Professor and Department Chair – Surgery

Dr. Chris Adin

Dr. Chris Adin

Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences
PO Box 100126
2015 SW 16th Ave
Gainesville, FL  32608-0125
FAX 352-846-24455


  • DACVS, 2002
  • DVM with Distinction, Cornell University, 1996

Professional Experience

  • Residency in Small Animal Surgery, UC Davis, 2001
  • Fellowship in Hemodialysis and Renal Medicine, UC Davis, 1998
  • Internship, South Shore Animal Hospital, 1997

Honors and Awards

  • Nominee, Zoetis Teaching Award, North Carolina State University, 2018
  • Excellence in Teaching Award, Ohio State CVM, Class of 2015
  • Nominee, Zoetis Teaching Award, Ohio State, 2014
  • Clinical and Translational Sciences Award KL2 Career Development Award, 2010
  • University of Florida Superior Accomplishment Award, 2006
  • International Renal Interest Society Award, 2003
  • ACVS Resident Clinical Publication Award, 2002
  • American Association of Veterinary Clinicians Resident Award, 2001

Research Interests

  • Pre-clinical and clinical trials of surgical implants in large animal models
  • Artificial urethral sphincters for urinary incontinence
  • Pancreatic islet transplantation in diabetic dogs
  • Use of bilirubin as a natural cytoprotectant and antioxidant