William F Craft

William F Craft,

Clinical Assistant Professor – Anatomic Pathology

Department: Department of Comparative, Diagnostic & Population Medicine
Business Phone: (352) 392-2235
Business Email: craftw@ufl.edu

About William F Craft

Dr. Craft earned his DVM at Washington State University in 2004. He then completed a residency in anatomic pathology at the University of Florida in 2013. He is a Diplomate of the ACVP. His special interests include dermatopathology, diagnostic pathology, dermatology and allergy.

Accomplishments

Adjunct Lecturer and Dermatopathology Fellow
2013-2017 · University of Florida, College of Veterinary Medicine
Emergency Veterinarian
2008-2010 · Animal Emergency and Trauma Center
Associate Veterinarian
2004-2008 · VCA Olympic Animal Hospital
Member
1998-2001 · United States Coast Guard Reserve
Member
1994-1998 · United States Coast Guard

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2011-2012,2015-2018,2017-2025
VEM5851 Adv. Anatomic Pathology Clerkship
2010-2013,2015-2025
VEM5751 Anatomic Path Core Clerkship
2019-2025
VEM5164 Small Anim Pathology
2019-2020
VEM5153 Small Anim Parasitol
2019-2025
VEM5162 Vet Pathology 2
2019
VME6905 Problems in Veterinary Medical Sciences
2019
VEM5115 Veterinary Histology
2018
VME7979 Advanced Research
2024
VEM5165 Large Anim Pathology

Board Certifications

  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Pathologists
    American College of Veterinary Pathologists

Research Profile

Dermatopathology

Diagnostic Pathology

Allergy

Oncology

Publications

2023
Peripheral lymphadenopathy in twin male Brahman calves.
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 261(7):1-3 [DOI] 10.2460/javma.22.12.0580. [PMID] 36933211.
2023
Putative antimicrobial-associated phototoxicity in three dogs.
Veterinary dermatology. 34(4):355-358 [DOI] 10.1111/vde.13149. [PMID] 36794534.
2023
Skin biopsy guidelines: tips and advice from veterinary pathologists to practitioners.
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 261(S1):S114-S121 [DOI] 10.2460/javma.22.12.0586. [PMID] 37037420.
2023
Subarachnoid hemorrhage and axonal degeneration after C1-C2 cervical centesis in 2 horses.
Journal of veterinary internal medicine. 37(3):1256-1261 [DOI] 10.1111/jvim.16716. [PMID] 37096918.
2022
Cytologic, histopathologic, and clinical features of granulomatous colitis in a French Bulldog.
Veterinary clinical pathology. 50 Suppl 1:76-82 [DOI] 10.1111/vcp.12944. [PMID] 33942344.
2022
Evidence of a Sjögren’s disease-like phenotype following COVID-19.
medRxiv : the preprint server for health sciences. [DOI] 10.1101/2022.10.20.22281265. [PMID] 36324812.
2021
Identification of a novel mortality-associated Helicobacter species in gopher tortoises (Gopherus polyphemus), qPCR test development and validation, and correlation with mortality in a wildlife rehabilitation population.
Veterinary microbiology. 259 [DOI] 10.1016/j.vetmic.2021.109136. [PMID] 34214906.
2021
Pathology in Practice.
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 258(5):467-470 [DOI] 10.2460/javma.258.5.467. [PMID] 33620245.
2021
Pathology in Practice.
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association. 260(1):40-42 [DOI] 10.2460/javma.19.05.0252. [PMID] 34757925.
2021
Successful Treatment of Congenital Lobar Emphysema in Multiple Lung Lobes in an English Bulldog Puppy.
Journal of the American Animal Hospital Association. 57(2):96-100 [DOI] 10.5326/JAAHA-MS-7088. [PMID] 33450005.
2021
THE USE OF INTRADERMAL ALLERGY TESTING FOR ALLERGIC DERMATITIS IN PTEROPID BATS AND TREATMENT WITH ALLERGEN SPECIFIC IMMUNOTHERAPY: A CASE SERIES.
Journal of zoo and wildlife medicine : official publication of the American Association of Zoo Veterinarians. 52(4):1298-1308 [DOI] 10.1638/2020-0202. [PMID] 34998303.
2020
Severe meningoencephalitis secondary to calvarial invasion of Lagenidium giganteum forma caninum in a dog.
Open veterinary journal. 10(1):31-38 [DOI] 10.4314/ovj.v10i1.6. [PMID] 32426254.
2020
Subcutaneous nodules and dermatitis associated with non-immitis non-repens dirofilariosis morphologically consistent with Dirofilaria striata in a 2-year-old male domestic cat in Florida, USA.
The veterinary quarterly. 40(1):215-222 [DOI] 10.1080/01652176.2020.1814972. [PMID] 32838703.
2019
Characterization of mule deerpox virus in Florida white-tailed deer fawns expands the known host and geographic range of this emerging pathogen.
Archives of virology. 164(1):51-61 [DOI] 10.1007/s00705-018-3991-7. [PMID] 30238163.
2019
Dermatitis caused by autochthonous Cercopithifilaria bainae from a dog in Florida, USA: clinical, histological and parasitological diagnosis and treatment.
Veterinary dermatology. 30(1):68-e20 [DOI] 10.1111/vde.12701. [PMID] 30474318.
2019
Equine ulcerative keratitis with furrow: A review of the outcomes of 72 cases from 1987 to 2015.
Equine veterinary journal. 51(6):749-755 [DOI] 10.1111/evj.13101. [PMID] 30883892.
2019
Erysipeloid lesions caused by Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae in a dog: clinical and histopathological findings, molecular diagnosis and treatment.
Veterinary dermatology. 30(5):434-e134 [DOI] 10.1111/vde.12773. [PMID] 31364229.
2018
Micro-arteriovenous malformation causing spontaneous metacarpal pad hemorrhage in a dog.
The Canadian veterinary journal = La revue veterinaire canadienne. 59(6):659-662 [PMID] 29910482.
2017
Clinical behavior of intraocular teratoid medulloepithelioma in two-related Quarter Horses.
Veterinary ophthalmology. 20(6):551-559 [DOI] 10.1111/vop.12409. [PMID] 27440405.
2017
Total skin electron therapy as treatment for epitheliotropic lymphoma in a dog.
Veterinary dermatology. 28(2):246-e65 [DOI] 10.1111/vde.12415. [PMID] 28133821.
2016
Sexual dimorphic function of IL-17 in salivary gland dysfunction of the C57BL/6.NOD-Aec1Aec2 model of Sjögren’s syndrome.
Scientific reports. 6 [DOI] 10.1038/srep38717. [PMID] 27958291.
2015
A Review of Anhidrosis in Horses
Equine Veterinary Education. 27(4):192-199 [DOI] 10.1111/eve.12220.
2015
Dynamic exophthalmos and lateral strabismus in a dog caused by masticatory muscle myositis.
Veterinary ophthalmology. 18(6):515-20 [DOI] 10.1111/vop.12260. [PMID] 25728848.
2014
Comparison of histomorphology and DNA preservation produced by fixatives in the veterinary diagnostic laboratory setting.
PeerJ. 2 [DOI] 10.7717/peerj.377. [PMID] 24860702.
2012
Laryngeal rhabdomyoma in a dog.
Veterinary clinical pathology. 41(4):590-3 [DOI] 10.1111/j.1939-165x.2012.00484.x. [PMID] 23095163.

Education

Anatomic Pathology Resident
2010-2013 · University of Florida, College of Veterinary Medicine
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
2004 · Washington State University

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 392-2235
Emails:
Business:
craftw@ufl.edu
Addresses:
Business Mailing:
PO Box 100123
GAINESVILLE FL 32610