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Eric G Johnson- BS, DVM
Associate Professor of Clinical
Surgical & Radiological Sciences

101 Vet Med II
Davis, CA 95616

+1 530 752 3599


Research Focus

Anatomy and physiology of lymphatic pathways.

Specialty Focus

Diagnostic Imaging


1997 BS Animal Sciences/Pre-Veterinary Medicine, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
2001 DVM Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis


Diplomate American College of Veterinary Radiology

Active Research Grants

Co-Investigator, Evaluation of the Use of Chemoembolization in the Treatment of Prostatic Neoplasia, Bill Culp (Principal Investigator), Center for Companion Animal Health

Co-Principal Investigator, A radiologic percutaneous gastropexy technique in dogs: A pilot study, Bill Culp (Principal Investigator), CCAH

Most Recent 10 Publications

  • Link Icon 2013 Fernandez CM, Peyton JL, Miller M, Johnson EG, Kovacic JP Successful cardiopulmonary resuscitation following cardiopulmonary arrest in a geriatric chinchilla. J Vet Emerg Crit Care (San Antonio),
  • Link Icon 2013 Pollard RE, Johnson EG, Pesavento PA, Baker TW, Cannon AB, Kass PH, Marks SL Effects of corn oil administered orally on conspicuity of ultrasonographic small intestinal lesions in dogs with lymphangiectasia Vet Radiol Ultrasound,
  • Link Icon 2013 Safra N, Johnson EG, Lit L, Foreman O, Wolf ZT, Aguilar M, Karmi N, Finno CJ, Bannasch DL Clinical manifestations, response to treatment, and clinical outcome for Weimaraners with hypertrophic osteodystrophy: 53 cases (2009–2011) J Am Vet Med Assoc,
  • Link Icon 2012 Ybarra WL, Johnson LR, Drazenovich TL, Johnson EG, Vernau W Interpretation of multisegment bronchoalveolar lavage in cats (1/2001-1/2011) J Vet Intern Med,
  • Link Icon 2012 Datar SA, Johnson EG, Oishi PE, Johengen M, Tang E, Aramburo A, Barton J, Kuo HC, Bennett S, Xoinis K, Reel B, Kalkan G, Sajti E, Osorio O, Raff GW, Matthay MA, Fineman JR. Altered lymphatics in an ovine model of congenital heart disease with increased pulmonary blood flow Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol,
  • Link Icon 2012 Lake-Bakaar GA, Johnson EG, Griffiths LG Aortic Thrombus in Dogs: 31 cases (2000-2010) J Am Vet Med Assoc,
  • Link Icon 2011 Della Maggiore AM, Nelson R, Dennis J, Johnson EG, Kass P Efficacy of protamine zinc recombinant human insulin for controlling hyperglycemia in dogs with diabetes mellitus J Vet Intern Med,
  • Link Icon 2011 Trivedi S, Marks SL, Kass PH, Luff JA, Keller SM, Johnson EG, Murphy B Sensitivity and specificity of canine pancreas-specific lipase (cPL) and other markers for pancreatitis in 70 dogs with and without histopathologic evidence of pancreatitis J Vet Intern Med,
  • Link Icon 2011 Safra N, Pedersen NC, Wolf Z, Johnson EG, Liu HW, Hughes AM, Young A, Bannasch DL Expanded dog leukocyte antigen (DLA) single nucleotide polymorphism (SNP) genotyping reveals spurious class II associations Vet J,
  • Link Icon 2011 Fiani N, Arzi B, Johnson EG, Murphy B, Verstraete FJ. Osteoma of the oral and maxillofacial regions in cats: 7 cases (1999-2009) J Am Vet Med Assoc,

Most Recent 5 Book Chapters

2010 Wisner ER, Johnson EG: Advanced Imaging, Fuentes VL, Johnson LR, Dennis S, (ed), BSVA Manual of Canine and Feline Cardiorespiratory Medicine 2nd edition. 53-59.