Excellence in Teaching Award2015 · Ohio State CVM, Class of 2015
KL2 Career Development Award2010 · Clinical and Translational Sciences
Superior Accomplishment Award2006 · University of Florida
International Renal Interest Society Award2003 · International Renal Interest Society
Resident Clinical Publication Award2002 · ACVS
Resident Award2001 · American Association of Veterinary Clinicians
DiplomateAmerican College of Vetrinary Surgeons
Areas of Interest
- Artificial urethral sphincters for urinary incontinence
- Pancreatic islet transplantation in diabetic dogs
- Pre-clinical and clinical trials of surgical implants in large animal models
- Use of bilirubin as a natural cytoprotectant and antioxidant
Associations of patient characteristics, disease stage, and biopsy technique with the diagnostic quality of core needle renal biopsy specimens from dogs with suspected kidney disease.
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 252(1):67-74 [DOI] 10.2460/javma.252.1.67. [PMID] 29244598.
Response to Open Peer Commentaries on “Resolving Ethical Dilemmas in a Tertiary Care Veterinary Specialty Hospital: Adaptation of the Human Clinical Consultation Committee Model”.
The American journal of bioethics : AJOB. 18(2):W7-W10 [DOI] 10.1080/15265161.2017.1413439. [PMID] 29393780.
Use of a Wearable, Waterproof HD Video Camera for Improved Capture of Teaching Material in a Surgical Training Program
Veterinary Surgery. 47(5):672-677
The Diabetic Dog as a Translational Model for Human Islet Transplantation.
The Yale journal of biology and medicine. 90(3):509-515 [PMID] 28955189.
Wound Therapy, the Positives of Negative Pressure
Veterinary Medicine. 531-532
Effects of ischemia-reperfusion injury on renal ammonia metabolism and the collecting duct.
American journal of physiology. Renal physiology. 293(4):F1342-54 [PMID] 17686949.
Epidemiologic factors associated with the anatomic location of intrahepatic portosystemic shunts in dogs.
Veterinary surgery : VS. 36(1):31-6 [PMID] 17214817.
Intravenous bilirubin provides incomplete protection against renal ischemia-reperfusion injury in vivo.
American journal of physiology. Renal physiology. 292(2):F888-94 [PMID] 17032942.
Biomechanical and histologic comparison of single-layer continuous Cushing and simple continuous appositional cystotomy closure by use of poliglecaprone 25 in rats with experimentally induced inflammation of the urinary bladder.
American journal of veterinary research. 67(4):686-92 [PMID] 16579763.
Canine renal transplantation: the next steps.
Veterinary surgery : VS. 35(2):103-4 [PMID] 16472289.
Chromobacterium violaceum infection in two dogs.
Journal of the American Animal Hospital Association. 42(2):154-9 [PMID] 16527917.
Evaluation of manufacturing variability, diffusion of filling solutions, and long-term maintenance of occlusion in silicone hydraulic occluders.
American journal of veterinary research. 67(8):1453-8 [PMID] 16881861.
Outcome associated with use of a percutaneously controlled hydraulic occluder for treatment of dogs with intrahepatic portosystemic shunts.
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 229(11):1749-55 [PMID] 17144820.
Products of heme oxygenase and their potential therapeutic applications.
American journal of physiology. Renal physiology. 290(3):F563-71 [PMID] 16461755.
Clinical, clinicopathologic, radiographic, and ultrasonographic abnormalities in cats with ureteral calculi: 163 cases (1984-2002).
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 226(6):932-6 [PMID] 15786996.
Evaluation of a percutaneously controlled hydraulic occluder in a rat model of gradual venous occlusion.
Veterinary surgery : VS. 34(1):35-42 [PMID] 15720594.
Evaluation of ameroid ring constrictors for treatment for single extrahepatic portosystemic shunts in dogs: 168 cases (1995-2001).
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 226(12):2020-30 [PMID] 15989185.
Management and outcome of cats with ureteral calculi: 153 cases (1984-2002).
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 226(6):937-44 [PMID] 15786997.
Methods of gradual vascular occlusion and their applications in treatment of congenital portosystemic shunts in dogs: a review.
Veterinary surgery : VS. 34(1):83-91 [PMID] 15720602.
Protective effects of exogenous bilirubin on ischemia-reperfusion injury in the isolated, perfused rat kidney.
American journal of physiology. Renal physiology. 288(4):F778-84 [PMID] 15561977.
Use of an ultrasonically activated scalpel for splenectomy in 10 dogs with naturally occurring splenic disease.
Veterinary surgery : VS. 34(2):174-8 [PMID] 15860110.
Effect of petrolatum coating on the rate of occlusion of ameroid constrictors in the peritoneal cavity.
Veterinary surgery : VS. 33(1):11-6 [PMID] 14687181.
Re-evaluation of a portocaval venograft without an ameroid constrictor as a method for controlling portal hypertension after occlusion of intrahepatic portocaval shunts in dogs.
Veterinary surgery : VS. 33(6):691-8 [PMID] 15659026.
Successful ovariectomy in a dog with Glanzmann thrombasthenia.
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 224(11):1796-8, 1788 [PMID] 15198264.
Urodynamic effects of a percutaneously controlled static hydraulic urethral sphincter in canine cadavers.
American journal of veterinary research. 65(3):283-8 [PMID] 15027673.
Antegrade pyelography for suspected ureteral obstruction in cats: 11 cases (1995-2001).
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 222(11):1576-81 [PMID] 12784966.
Intrapelvic granuloma formation six years after total hip arthroplasty in a dog.
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 223(10):1446-9, 1433 [PMID] 14627094.
Evaluation of three peripheral arteriovenous fistulas for hemodialysis access in dogs.
Veterinary surgery : VS. 31(5):405-11 [PMID] 12209410.
Screening criteria for feline renal transplant recipients and donors.
Clinical techniques in small animal practice. 17(4):184-9 [PMID] 12587285.
Diagnostic predictors of complications and survival after renal transplantation in cats.
Veterinary surgery : VS. 30(6):515-21 [PMID] 11704946.
Evaluation of a portocaval venograft and ameroid ring for the occlusion of intrahepatic portocaval shunts in dogs.
Veterinary surgery : VS. 30(2):161-9 [PMID] 11230770.
Treatment and outcome of dogs with leptospirosis: 36 cases (1990-1998).
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 216(3):371-5 [PMID] 10668536.
Feb 2021 ACTIVE
Selective osmotic shock for Islet isolation in the feline pancreas
Funding: AM COLL OF VET INTERNAL MED via NESTLE PURINA PETCARE COMPANY
Jul 2020 ACTIVE
Vet Start Mentoring Program
Funding: US DEPT OF AG NATL INST OF FOOD AND AG
Jan 2005 – Jun 2020
Troneck Endowment Fund
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: UF FOU
Residency – Small Animal Surgery2001 · UC Davis
Fellowship – Hemodialysis and Renal Medicine1998 · UC Davis
Internship1997 · South Shore Animal Hospital
DVM with Distinction1996 · Cornell University
VEM5402 Introduction to Surgery
VEM5745 Core Clk Small An Sur
VEM5845 Senior Clk Sm An Surg
VEM5402L Introduction to Surgery Lab