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Lance C Visser
Assistant Professor
Medicine & Epidemiology

Tupper Hall room #2203
Davis, CA 95616

+1 530 752 1393
lcvisser@ucdavis.edu

   

Research Focus

Noninvasive evaluation of cardiac size and function in dogs and cats with cardiovascular disease

Specialty Focus

Cardiology

Education

2007 BS Veterinary Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI
2010 DVM Veterinary Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI
2010 MS Comparative Medicine and Integrative Biology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI
2011 Internship Small Animal Medicine and Surgery, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC
2014 MS Comparative and Veterinary Medicine, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
2014 Residency Cardiology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH

Honors and Awards

2016 Small Animal Clinical Teaching Award, SVM Class of 2016, Veterinary Medicine Clinical Awards Ceremony, Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital, University of California, Davis
2015 Small Animal Clinical Teaching Award, SVM Class of 2015, Veterinary Medicine Clinical Awards Ceremony, Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital, University of California, Davis
2014 Graduate Student Research Oral Presentation Award, Advances in Veterinary Medicine Research Day, College of Veterinary Medicine, The Ohio State University
2014 Best Resident Award – student selected, CVM class of 2014, Veterinary Medical Center, College of Veterinary Medicine, The Ohio State University
2014 Resident Research Award, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine Forum, Nashville, TN
2012 American Kennel Club Canine Health Foundation Clinician-Scientist Fellowship,The Ohio State University
2011 Best Small Animal Hospital Intern Award - student selected, CVM class of 2011, Veterinary Medical Center, College of Veterinary Medicine, North Carolina State University
2010 Tracy Anne Hammer Fellowship Award for Dual-Degree Students, College of Veterinary Medicine, Michigan State University
2010 Veterinary Student Research Award, College of Veterinary Medicine, Michigan State University
2008 NIH T-32 One-Year Research Training Grant for Veterinary Students, College of Veterinary Medicine, Michigan State University

Licenses

Diplomate American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (Cardiology)

Active Research Grants

Co-Principal Investigator, Use of Diphenhydramine to Reduce Infusion-Related Ventricular Arrhythmias in Dogs Treated with Doxorubicin, Joshua Stern (Principal Investigator), UC Davis: Center for Companion Animal Health

Principal Investigator, Echocardiographic Effects of Butorphanol in Dogs with Subaortic or Pulmonic Stenosis, (Principal Investigator), UC Davis: Center for Companion Animal Health

Principal Investigator, Echocardiographic Effects of Atenolol and Balloon Valvuloplasty in Dogs with Pulmonic Stenosis, (Principal Investigator), UC Davis: Center for Companion Animal Health

Co-Principal Investigator, Short-term Effects of Pimobendan in Cats with Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy, Joshua Stern (Principal Investigator), UC Davis: Center for Companion Animal Health

Most Recent 10 Publications

  • Lance C Visser: Echocardiographic assessment of right ventricular size and function in cats with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy 2017 Visser LC, Sloan CQ, Stern JA Echocardiographic assessment of right ventricular size and function in cats with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy J Vet Intern Med,
  • Lance C Visser: ECG of the month. Escape-capture bigeminy in a dog 2016 Belanger C, Visser LC, Stern JA ECG of the month. Escape-capture bigeminy in a dog J Am Vet Med Assoc,
  • Lance C Visser: Effects of 0.5% timolol maleate ophthalmic solution on heart rate and selected echocardiographic indices in apparently healthy cats 2016 Gunther-Harrington CT, Ontiveros ES, Hodge TE, Visser LC, Stern JA Effects of 0.5% timolol maleate ophthalmic solution on heart rate and selected echocardiographic indices in apparently healthy cats J Vet Intern Med,
  • Lance C Visser: Diagnostic value of right pulmonary artery distensibility index in dogs with pulmonary hypertension: Comparison with doppler echocardiographic estimates of pulmonary arterial pressure 2016 Visser LC, Im MK, Johnson LR, Stern JA Diagnostic value of right pulmonary artery distensibility index in dogs with pulmonary hypertension: Comparison with doppler echocardiographic estimates of pulmonary arterial pressure J Vet Intern Med,
  • Lance C Visser: Congenital isolated cleft mitral valve leaflet and an apical muscular ventricular septal defect in a Holstein calf 2015 Depenbrock SM, Visser LC, Kohnken RA, Russell DS, Simpson KM, Bonagura JD Congenital isolated cleft mitral valve leaflet and an apical muscular ventricular septal defect in a Holstein calf J Vet Cardiol,
  • Lance C Visser: Echocardiographic assessment of right ventricular systolic in conscious healthy dogs following a single dose of Pimobendan versus Atenolol 2015 Visser LC, Scansen BA, Brown NV, Schober KE, Bonagura JD Echocardiographic assessment of right ventricular systolic in conscious healthy dogs following a single dose of Pimobendan versus Atenolol J Vet Cardiol,
  • Lance C Visser: Pulmonary artery dissection in eight dogs with patent ductus arteriosus 2015 Scansen BA, Simpson EM, López-Alvarez J, Thomas WP, Bright JM, Eason BD, Rush JE, Dukes-McEwan J, Green HW 3rd, Cunningham SM, Visser LC, Kent AM, Schober KE Pulmonary artery dissection in eight dogs with patent ductus arteriosus J Vet Cardiol,
  • Lance C Visser: Echocardiographic assessment of right ventricular systolic function in conscious healthy dogs: Repeatability and reference intervals 2015 Visser LC, Scansen BA, Schober KE, Bonagura JD Echocardiographic assessment of right ventricular systolic function in conscious healthy dogs: Repeatability and reference intervals J Vet Cardiol,
  • Lance C Visser: ECG of the month 2014 Visser LC, Scansen BA, Bonagura JD ECG of the month J Am Vet Med Assoc,
  • Lance C Visser: Clinical evaluation of the 3M Littmann Electronic Stethoscope Model 3200 in 150 cats. 2013 Blass KA, Schober KE, Bonagura JD, Scansen BA, Visser LC, Lu J, Smith DN, Ward JL Clinical evaluation of the 3M Littmann Electronic Stethoscope Model 3200 in 150 cats. J Feline Med Surg,