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


Research Focus


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

Collaborator, Coumadin versus Clopidogrel in canine aortic throumbus, Leigh Griffiths (Principal Investigator), Center for Companion Animal Health

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

Most Recent 10 Publications

  • 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,
  • Link Icon 2010 Laurenson MP, Hopper K, Herrera MA, Johnson EG Concurrent diseases and conditions in dogs with splenic vein thrombosis J Vet Intern Med,
  • Link Icon 2010 Shilo Y, Pascoe PJ, Cissell D, Johnson EG, Kass PH, Wisner ER Ultrasound-guided nerve blocks of the pelvic limb in dogs Vet Anaest Analg,
  • Link Icon 2009 Schultz RM, Wisner ER, Johnson EG, Macleod JS Contrast-enhanced computed tomography as a preoperative indicator of vascular invasion from adrenal masses in dogs Vet Radiol Ultrasound,
  • Link Icon 2009 Johnson EG, Wisner ER, Kyles A, Koehler C, Marks SL Computed tomographic lymphography of the thoracic duct by mesenteric lymph node injection Vet Surg,

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.