Daniel D. Lewis

Associate Chair and Eminent Scholar

Service Chief, Small Animal Surgery


Dan Lewis

Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences

PO Box 100116
2015 SW 16th Ave
Gainesville, FL 32610
FAX: 352-846-2445


  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Surgeons, 1991
  • DVM, Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, CA, 1983
  • BS, Zoology, College of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences, University of California, Davis, CA, 1979 (highest honors)

Honors and Awards

  • Phi Kappa Phi National Academic Honor Society, 1978
  • Who’s Who in Veterinary Medicine, 1990
  • Phi Zeta Veterinary Honor Society, 1991
  • Clinical Investigator Award, Florida Association of Kennel Clubs, 1999
  • Lexington’s Who’s Who Registry, 2000
  • Faculty Superior Achievement Award, University of Florida, 2001
  • Clinical Investigator Award, University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine, 2002
  • Clinical Investigator Award, Florida Veterinary Medical Association, 2002
  • Carl Norden-Pfizer Distinguished Teacher Award, University of Florida, 2004
  • Marshall, University of Florida, College of Veterinary Medicine Graduation Commencement, 2005-2007
  • Class of 2007 Teacher of the Year Award, University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine, 2007
  • UF Research Foundation Professorship, 2016 – 2018

Research Interests

  • Orthopedics

Recent Publications

Additional publications here