David J Maggs

Professor

Surgical & Radiological Sciences


Licenses
Diplomate American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists
Education
1988, BVSc (Hons), University of Melbourne, Australia
Active Research Grants
Co-Investigator, Nasolacrimal apparatus stenting for treatment of obstruction, William Culp (Principal Investigator), Center for Companion Animal Health (CCAH)
Principal Investigator, Neural control of lacrimation in cats infected with feline herpesvirus, (Principal Investigator), Center for Companion Animal Health
Principal Investigator, Efficacy of famciclovir in control of clinical manifestations of acute infection of the feline upper respiratory tract with feline herpesvirus 1, (Principal Investigator), Center for Companion Animal Health
Co-Investigator, Comparison of longitudinal changes in chromatic pupillometry in normal dogs and dogs with sudden acquired retinal degeneration or optic pathway disease, Sara Thomasy (Principal Investigator), Vision for Animals Foundation
Principal Investigator, Novel Therapies for Cats Infected with Feline Herpesvirus, (Principal Investigator), University of California, Davis Center for Companion Animal Health
Co-Investigator, The Heidelberg Spectralis OCT , Sara Thomasy (Principal Investigator), Center for Companion Animal Health
Most Recent Five Book Chapters
2015 Maggs DJ : Herpesviral keratitis in cats, Côté E, (ed), Veterinary Clinical Advisor: Instant Diagnosis and Treatment; Third Edition, St. Louis. 482-3.
2014 Maggs DJ : Pearls of the ophthalmic examination, Bonagura JD and Twedt DC, (ed), Kirk’s Current Veterinary Therapy XV, St. Louis. 1128-33.
2013 Maggs DJ : Eyelids, Maggs DJ, Miller PE, Ofri R, (ed), Slatter’s Fundamentals of Veterinary Ophthalmology, . 110-39.
2013 Maggs DJ : Diagnostic techniques, Maggs DJ, Miller PE, Ofri R, (ed), Slatter’s Fundamentals of Veterinary Ophthalmology, . 79-109.
2013 Maggs DJ : Ocular pharmacology and therapeutics, Maggs DJ, Miller PE, Ofri R, (ed), Slatter’s Fundamentals of Veterinary Ophthalmology, . 27-59.
Research Focus
Surface occular disease especially feline herpesvirus and tearfilm dysfunction.
Specialty Focus
Ophthalmology