Dr. Javier Nevarez
Professor
Veterinary Clinical Sciences (VCS)
(225) 578-9600

Biography:
Dr. Javier G. Nevarez obtained his BS with a concentration in Animal Science in May of 1998, his DVM degree in 2001, and a PhD in 2007, all from Louisiana State University. In 2002 he completed an internship in zoological medicine at the Louisiana State University School of Veterinary Medicine (LSU SVM). Dr. Nevarez became a diplomate of the American College of Zoological Medicine and the European College of Zoological Medicine (Herpetology) in 2011. He has been a faculty member of the Zoological Medicine service at the LSU School of Veterinary Medicine since 2003 where he also serves as director of the Wildlife Hospital of Louisiana. In addition Dr. Nevarez has served as the veterinarian for the Louisiana Alligator industry since 2003. His primary interests are in herpetological medicine with a research emphasis on diseases of

Teaching Interests:
Zoological Medicine, Reptile Medicine, Infectious Disease and Epidemiology

Research Interests:
Infectious Diseases of Crocodilians, Diseases of exotic animal species, Reptile medicine

 Awards & Honors:
  • 2018 Dean's Teacher Merit Honor Roll
  • 2017 Dean's Teacher Merit Honor Roll
  • 2016 Dean's Teacher Merit Honor Roll
  • 2015 Dean's Teacher Merit Honor Roll
  • 2014 Dean's Teacher Merit Honor Roll
  • 2013 Dean's Teacher Merit Honor Roll
  • 2012 Dean's Teacher Merit Honor Roll
  • 2007 Phi Zeta membership
 Education:
  • Diplomate American College of Zoological Medicine
  • Diplomate European College of Zoological Medicine (Herpetology)
  • PhD Louisiana State University
  • DVM Louisiana State University
  • BS Louisiana State University
 Grants:
  • Validating measurement of hemolysis in reptiles using American alligators (Alligator mississippiensis) as a model, VCS CORP Grants, $4,000.00
  • Alligator Veterinary Health Surveillance, Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, $49,600.00
  • Pharmacokinetics of ligustilide from the Chinese herbal Shen Calmer (classical antecedent Tian Wang Bu Xin Dan), after a single-dose oral administration in the American alligator (Alligator mississippiensis)., Dr. Xie's Jing Tang Herbal Co, $500.00
  • Veterinary Services for the Louisiana Alligator Industry, Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, $89,280.00
  • Internship Bird, Zoo, and Exotic Animal Medicine , BREC's Baton Rouge Zoo, $10,000.00
  • Comparison of Blind Oral Intubation and Endoscopy-guided Intubation in Rabbits (Oryctolagus cuniculus), VCS CORP, $3,000.00
  • Audubon Institute Houseofficer Zoological Medicine Contract, Audubon Institute, $33,000.00
  • Establishment of reference ranges for plasma total and ionized magnesium, total and ionized calcium, and phosphorus in a lizard species., VCS Corp Grant, $5,000.00
  • Veterinary Services for the Louisiana Alligator Industry, Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, $89,280.00
  • LSU School of Veterinary Medicine Wildlife Hospital New Flight Cages, COYPU Foundation, $100,000.00
  • Internship Bird, Zoo, and Exotic Animal Medicine , BREC's Baton Rouge Zoo, $10,000.00
  • The Use of Ketamine-Dexmedetomidine-Midazolam or Alfaxalone-Dexmedetomidine-Midazolam for Immobilization of American Alligators (Alligator mississippiensis), VCS CORP, $2,000.00
  • Comparison of Blind Oral Intubation and Endoscopy-guided Intubation in Rabbits (Oryctolagus cuniculus), VCS CORP, $5,000.00
  • Alligator Research Funds, Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica Inc., $26,000.00
  • The use of priming alfaxalone and alfaxalone-midazolam co-induction as anesthetic induction techniques in cats, LSU VCS CORP Grant, $3,994.90
  • The use of alfaxalone-midazolam co-induction and priming alfaxalone as anesthesia induction techniques in dogs, LSU VCS CORP Grant, $6,473.80
  • Alligator Research Funds, Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica Inc., $21,400.00
  • Validation of the ultrasound dilution method for measurement of cardiac output in chickens, LSU VCS CORP Grant, $4,000.00
  • Alligator Research Funds, Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica Inc., $17,200.00
  • Establishing baseline EEG parameters for reptiles and amphibians, Merck Merial Summer Scholar's Program, $5,730.00
  • Alligator Research Funds, Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica Inc., $20,400.00
  • Assessment of alligators immobilized by pulsed electrical field technology and manual restraint, Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, $9,700.00
  • Alligator Research Funds, Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica Inc., $25,000.00
  • Veterinary Services for the Louisiana Alligator Industry, Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, $78,306.00
  • Internship Bird, Zoo, and Exotic Animal Medicine , BREC's Baton Rouge Zoo, $10,000.00
  • Avian stress response: Investigating the connection between handling, corticosterone, and clinical pathological parameters in Hispaniolan Amazon parrots (Amazona ventralis), LSU, $4,000.00
  • Lactate validation in alligators using handheld and laboratory methods, Merck Merial, $5,900.00
  • Determination of the optimal intravenous dose of bupivacaine in chickens, LSU VCS CORP Grant, $2,500.00
  • Diet-induced atherosclerosis in Quaker parrots (Myopsitta monachus): a pilot study, VCS Corp Grant, $4,000.00
  • Pharmacokinetics of Rosuvastatin in Hispaniolan Amazon Parrots, LSU - SVM Dept VCS, $4,000.00
  • Determining vitamin D3 levels in wild and captive alligators, LSU College of Agriculture, $1,540.00
  • Comparison of Claculated Versus Delivered Radiation Measurements in Avian Species, Merial-NIH Veterinary Scholars , $5,900.00
  • Pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of lidocaine in Hispaniolan Amazon parrots (Amazona ventralis), Morris Animal Foundation, $4,000.00
  • Health surveillance of “return” alligators in Louisiana, Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, $4,720.00
 Publications:
Journal Article, Academic Journal:
  • Semen-matrix calculi in a juvenile chinchilla (Chinchilla lanigera)., Higbie, Christine; Wakamatsu, Nobuko; Rademacher, Nathalie; DiGeronimo, Peter; Langohr, Ingeborg; Bennett, Roger; Stewart, Michael; Nevarez, Javier; Magee, Aliya, 2019, Journal of Exotic Pet Medicine , Volume: 28, Pages: 69-75
  • Effect of routine handling and transportation on blood leukocyte concentrations and plasma corticosterone in Hispaniolan Amazon parrots (Amazona ventralis), McRee, Anna; Tully, Thomas; Nevarez, Javier; Beaufrere, Hugues; Ammersbach, Melanie; Gaunt, Stephen; Fuller, R; Romero, Michael, 2018, Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine , Volume: 49, Number: 2, Pages: 396-403
  • Pain and its control in reptiles, Perry, Sean; Nevarez, Javier, 2018, Veterinary Clinics of North America Exotic Animal Practice , Volume: 21, Number: 1, Pages: 1-16
  • Placentitis and dystocia attributed to Streptobacillus moniliformis in a domestic dumbo rat (Rattus norvegicus), DiGeronimo, Peter; Crossland, Nicolas; Arsuaga, Carmen; Liu, Anthony; Strother, Keith; Roy, Alma; Nevarez, Javier; Langohr, Ingeborg, 2017, Journal of Exotic Pet Medicine , Volume: 26, Number: 4, Pages: 300-304
  • Mycobacteriosis in three companion psittacine species (Eclectus roratus, Amazona oratrix, and Pionites melanocephala): a case series, McRee, Anna; Higbie, Christine; Nevarez, Javier; Rademacher, Nathalie; Tully, Thomas, 2017, Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine , Volume: 48, Number: 3, Pages: 851-858
  • Salmonella Enterica Serovar Pomona Infection in Farmed Juvenile American Alligators ( Alligator mississippiensis)., Sakaguchi, K; Nevarez, Javier; Del Piero, Fabio, 2017, Veterinary Pathology , Volume: 54, Number: 2, Pages: 316-319
  • Treatment of a thyroid tumor in an African pygmy hedgehog (Atelerix albiventris), Nevarez, Javier; LaRue, Michelle; Flesner, Brian; Higbie, Christine; Dehghanpir, Shannon; Crossland, Nicholas ; Tully, Thomas; Grasperge, Britton; Langohr, Ingeborg; Shiomitsu, Keijiro, 2016, Journal of Exotic Pet Medicine , Volume: 25, Number: 3, Pages: 226-230
  • Cardiomyopathy in a harris hawk (Parabuteo unicinctus), Nevarez, Javier; Brandao, Joao; Beaufrere, Hugues ; Reynolds, Caryn; Johnson, Jimmy; Gaschen, Lorrie; Del Piero, Fabio; Tully, Thomas, 2016, Journal of the Amercian Veterinary Medical Association , Volume: 249 , Number: 2, Pages: 221-227
  • Nannizziopsis guarroi infection in two inland bearded dragons (Pogona vitticeps): clinical, cytologic, histologic and ultrastructural aspects, Le Donne, Viviana; Crossland, Nicholas; Brando, Jao; Nevarez, Javier; Langohr, Ingeborg; Gaunt, Stephen, 2016, Veterinary Clinical Pathology , Volume: 45, Number: 2, Pages: 368-375
  • Plasma Drug Concedntrations of Orally Administered Rosuvastatin in Hispaniolan Amazon Parrots (Amazona ventralis), Tully, Thomas; Beaufrere, Hugues; Papich, Mark ; Brandao, Joao; Nevarez, Javier, 2015, Journal of Avian Medicine and Surgery , Volume: 29, Number: 1, Pages: 18-24
  • Effect of manually pre-heparinized syringes on packed cell volume and total solids in blood samples collected from American alligators (Alligator mississippiensis), Nevarez, Javier; Johnson, Jimmy; Beaufrere, Hugues, 2014, Journal of Exotic Pet Medicine , Volume: 23, Number: 2, Pages: 142-146
  • Experimental diet-induced atherosclerosis in quaker parrots (Myiopsitta monachus), Nevarez, Javier; Beaufrere, Hugues ; Wakamatsu, Nobuko; Clubb, Susan; Cray, Caroline ; Tully, Thomas, 2013, Veterinary Pathology , Volume: 50, Number: 6, Pages: 1116-1126
  • Determination of measured and calculated plasma osmolality values in captive reared American alligators (Alligator mississippiensis)., Beaufrere, Hugues; Nevarez, Javier; Acierno, Mark; Angel, Martine , 2013, Journal of Herpetological Medicine and Surgery , Volume: 22, Number: 1-2, Pages: 36-41
  • Comparison of transcoelomic, contrast transcoelomic, and transesophageal echocardiography in anesthetized red-tailed hawks (Buteo jamaicensis), Nevarez, Javier; Beaufrere, Hugues; Pariaut, Romain; Tully, Thomas, 2012, American Journal of Veterinary Research , Volume: 73, Number: 10, Pages: 1560-1568
  • Magnesium therapy in a hypocalcemic African grey parrot (Psittacus erithacus)., Nevarez, Javier; Kirchgessner, Megan; Tully, Thomas; Guzman, David ; Acierno, Mark, 2012, Journal of Avian Medicine and Surgery , Volume: 26, Number: 1, Pages: 17-21
  • What is your diagnosis?: Recurring third eyelid mass in a blue and gold macaw, Nevarez, Javier; Le, Kim, 2012, Journal of Avian Medicine and Surgery , Volume: 25, Number: 4, Pages: 301-303
  • Assessment of corticosterone levels in American alligators with bacterial and fungal dermatitis., Nevarez, Javier; Lattin, Christine; Romero, Michael; Stacy, Brian , 2012, Journal of Herpetological Medicine and Surgery , Volume: 21, Number: 2-3, Pages: 76-79
  • Pharmacokinetics of tetracycline after single-dose oral administration in the American alligator (Alligator mississippiensis), Nevarez, Javier; Rivera, Samuel; Maxwell, Laura; Barker, Steven, 2012, Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine , Volume: 43, Number: 4, Pages: 858-863
  • Avian simuliotoxicosis outbreak in Louisiana. , Tully, Thomas; Schnellbacher, Rodney; Holder, Kali; Morgan, Timothy; Foil, Lane; Beaufrere, Hugues; Nevarez, Javier; Pirie, Gordon, 2012, Avian Diseases , Volume: 56, Number: 3, Pages: 616-620
  • Successful management of a radioulnar synostosis in a Mississippi kite (Ictinia mississippiensis), Nevarez, Javier; Beaufrere, Hugues; Ammersbach, A; Heggem, Brittany; Tully, Thomas, 2012, Journal of Avian Medicine and Surgery , Volume: 26, Number: 2, Pages: 94-100
  • Diagnostic Challenge: Mediastinal mass in a rabbit presenting as intermittent bilateral exophthalmos, Gaschen, Lorrie; Carter, Renee; Nevarez, Javier; Gieger, Tracy, 2012, Journal of Exotic Pet Medicine , Volume: 21, Number: 1, Pages: 99-102
  • What is your diagnosis? Bone marrow aspirate from a hyacinth macaw, Nevarez, Javier; Gupta, Aradhana; Tully, Thomas; Beaufrere, Hugues; Schnellbacher, Rondey; Sirninger, Jeffrey, 2011, Veterinary Clinical Pathology , Volume: 40, Number: 4, Pages: 565-566
  • Characterization and classification of psittacine atherosclerotic lesions by histopathology, digital image analysis, transmission and scanning electron microscopy, Wakamatsu, Nobuko; Beaufrère, Hugues; Nevarez, Javier; Holder, Kali; Pariaut, Romain; Tully, Thomas, 2011, Avian Pathology , Volume: 40, Number: 5, Pages: 531-544
  • Chemotherapeutic Treatment for Leukemia in a Bearded Dragon (Pogona vitticeps), Nevarez, Javier; Jankowski, Gwen; Sirninger, SirningerJeffrey; Borne, Jessica, 2011, Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine , Volume: 42, Number: 2, Pages: 322-325
  • Diagnostic Challenge: vestibular disease in an African grey parrot, Nevarez, Javier; Keller, Krista ; Beaufrere, Hugues; Gaschen, Lorrie; Rich, Gregory; Pence, Leslie, 2011, Journal of Exotic Pet Medicine , Volume: 20, Number: 4, Pages: 320-324
  • Evaluation of an 18 micron filter for blood transfusions in reptiles using blood from American alligators, Nevarez, Javier; Cockburn, Jennifer ; Kearney, Michael; Mayer, Joerg, 2011, Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine , Volume: 42, Number: 2, Pages: 236-240
  • What is your diagnosis?: Retrobulbar lymphosarcoma in a budgerigar, Nevarez, Javier; Cho, Doo Youn; Tully, Thomas, 2011, Journal of Avian Medicine and Surgery , Volume: 25, Number: 3, Pages: 231-233
  • What is your diagnosis? Lymphosarcoma in a budgerigar, Tully, Thomas; Nevarez, Javier; Cho, Doo Youn, 2011, Journal Avian Medicine and Surgery , Volume: 25, Number: 3, Pages: 231-233
  • Diagnosis of presumed acute ischemic stroke and associated seizure management in a Congo African grey parrot, Nevarez, Javier; Beaufrere, Hugues; Gaschen, Lorrie; Ryan, Kirk; Schnellbacher, Rodney ; Tully, Thomas, 2011, Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association , Volume: 239, Number: 1, Pages: 122-128
  • Diagnostic Challenge: Rabies in a squirrel, Nevarez, Javier; Heggem, Brittany, 2011, Journal of Exotic Pet Medicine , Volume: 20, Number: 2, Pages: 161-162
  • Estimating intrathoraic arterial diameter using CT angiography in Hispaniolan Amazon parrots, Pariaut, Romain; Beaufrere, Hugues; Rodriguez, J; Gaschen, Lorrie; Schnellbacher, Rodney; Nevarez, Javier; Tully, Thomas, 2011, American Journal of Veterinary Research , Volume: 72, Number: 2, Pages: 210-218
  • Estimating intrathoraic arterial diameter using CT angiography in Hispaniolan Amazon parrots (Amazona ventralis)., Pariaut, Romain; Beaufrere, Hugues; Rodriguez, J; Gaschen, Lorrie; Schnellbacher, Rodney; Nevarez, Javier; Tully, Thomas, 2011, American Journal of Veterinary Research , Volume: 72, Number: 2, Pages: 210-218
  • Cloacolith in a Blue-fronted Amazon parrot (Amazona aestiva), Nevarez, Javier; Beaufrere, Hugues; Tully, Thomas, 2010, Journal of Avian Medicine and Surgery , Volume: 24, Number: 2, Pages: 142-145
  • Diagnostic Challenge: Splenic hemangiosarcoma in a hamster., Nevarez, Javier; Schnellbacher, Rodney; Rademacher, Nathalie; Wilson, Leslie, 2010, Journal of Exotic Pet Medicine , Volume: 19, Number: 4, Pages: 323-325
  • Evaluation of a pedriatic blood filter for whole blood transfusions in domestic chickens, Nevarez, Javier; Jankowski, Gwendolyn , 2010, Journal of Avian Medicine and Surgery , Volume: 24, Number: 4, Pages: 272-278
  • Feasibility of transesophageal echocardiography in birds without cardiac disease, Pariaut, Romain; Beaufrere, Hugues; Nevarez, Javier; Tully, Thomas, 2010, Journal of American Veterinary Medicial Association , Volume: 236, Number: 5, Pages: 540-547
  • Fluoroscopic study of the normal gastrointestinal motility and measurements in the Hispaniolan Amazon parrot (Amazona ventralis), Gaschen, Lorrie; Hughes, Beaufrere; Nevarez, Javier; Taylor, M; Jankowski, G; Rademacher, Nathalie; Pariaut, Romain; Tully, Thomas, 2010, Veterinary Radiology and Ultrasound , Volume: 51, Number: 4, Pages: 441-446
  • Multiple tracheal resections and anastomoses in a blue and gold macaw (Ara ararauna, Nevarez, Javier; Jankowski, Gwendolyn; Beaufrere, Hugues; Baumgartner, Wes; Reed, Scott; Tully, Thomas; Hedlund, Cheryl; Hennig, Geoffrey; Huck, Jennifer, 2010, Journal of Avian Medicine and Surgery , Volume: 24, Number: 4, Pages: 322-329
  • Endocardial fibrosarcoma in a reticulated python (Python reticularis)., Cho, Doo Youn; Gumber, Sanjeev; Nevarez, Javier, 2010, Journal of Veterinary Diagnostic Investigation , Volume: 22, Number: 6, Pages: 1013-1016
  • Endocardial fibrosarcoma in a reticulated python., Cho, Doo Youn; Gumber, Sanjeev; Nevarez, Javier, 2010, J Vet Diagn Invest , Volume: 22, Number: 6, Pages: 1013-1016
  • Feasibility of transesophageal echocardiography in birds without cardiac disease, Pariaut, Romain; Beaufrere, Hugues; Nevarez, Javier; Tully, Thomas, 2010, Journal of the American Veterinary Medicial Association , Volume: 236, Number: 5, Pages: 540-547
Journal Article, Professional Journal:
  • Traumatic intervertebral disc herniation with paraplegia in a black tailed prairie dog (Cynomys ludovicianus)., McRee, Anna; Higbie, Christine; Malenfant, Renee-Claire; Tully, Thomas; Nevarez, Javier; Sumner, Julia, 2019, Journal of Exotic Pet Medicine , Volume: 28, Pages: 35-42
  • Comparison of alligator snapping turtle ( Macrochelys temminckii) plasma biochemical profiles from two clinical analyzers, DiGeronimo, Peter; Beaufrere, Hugues; Grasperge, Britton; Nevarez, Javier, 2018, Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine , Volume: 49, Number: 4, Pages: 925-930
  • Assessment of blood zinc and mercury concentrations and cholinesterase activity in captive-reared alligator snapping turtles (Macrochelys temminckii) in Louisiana, USA, DiGeronimo, Peter; DiGirolamo, Nicolas; Grasperge, Britton; Gregory, Beau; Jowett, Peter; Nevarez, Javier, 2018, Journal of Wildlife Diseases , Volume: 54, Number: 3, Pages: 553-557
  • Pneumonia in a captive central bearded dragon with concurrent detection of Helodermatid adenovirus 2 and a novel Mycoplasma species, Crossland, Nicholas; DiGeronimo, Peter; Sokolova, Yulia; Childress, April ; Wellehan Jr, James; Nevarez, Javier; Paulsen, Daniel, 2018, Veterinary Pathology , Volume: 55, Number: 6, Pages: 900-904
  • Diabetes mellitus with concurrent cerebellar degeneration and necrosis in a domestic goose (Anser anser domesticus), DiGeronimo, Peter; Crossland, Nicholas; Jugan, Angela; Nevarez, Javier; Tully, Thomas; Evans, Dawn, 2018, Journal of Avian Medicine and Surgery , Volume: 32, Number: 2, Pages: 122-127
  • A novel surgical approach to avian femorotibiotarsal luxation repair, Nevarez, Javier; McRee, Anna; Tully, Thomas; Sumner, Julia; da Cunha, Anderson, 2017, Journal of Avian Medicine and Surgery , Volume: 31, Number: 2, Pages: 156-164
  • Effects of plant-derived protein diets on the health of farmed American alligators (Alligator mississipiensis), DiGeronimo, Peter; Girolamo, Nicolas; Crossland, Nicolas; Del Piero, Fabio; Reigh, Robert; Nevarez, Javier, 2017, Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine , Volume: 48, Number: 1, Pages: 131-135
  • “Transfusiones de sangre en aves y reptiles” (Blood transfusions in birds and reptiles), Nevarez, Javier, 2016, Consulta de Difusion Veterinaria , Volume: 24, Number: 230, Pages: 42-44
  • Zymbal's gland (auditory sebaceous gland) adenocarcinoma presenting as otitis externa in a pet rat, Pucheu-Haston, Cherie; Brandao, Joao; Jones, Krista; Tully, Thomas; Nevarez, Javier; Seals, Shanna; Evans, Dawn, 2016, Journal of Exotic Pet Medicine , Volume: 25, Number: 2, Pages: 133
  • Survey of ophthalmic anterior segment findings and intraocular pressure in 95 North American box turtles (Terrapene spp.). , Espinheira, Filipe; Brandao, Joao; Sumner, Julia; Kearney, Michael; Freitas, Innes; Johnson, Jimmy; Cutler, Daniel; Nevarez, Javier, 2016, Veterinary Ophthalmology , Volume: 19, Number: 2, Pages: 93-101
  • "What is your diagnosis?" Leucocytozoon spp. in a Harris hawk, Tully, Thomas; McRee, Anna; Nevarez, Javier; Fowlkes, Natalie, 2015, Journal Avian Medicine and Surgery , Volume: 29, Number: 4, Pages: 361-366
  • Alligator osteoderms as source of labile calcium for eggshell formation., Nevarez, Javier; Drake, Christopher; Elsey, Ruth; Trosclair, Phillip; Sugiyama, Toshie; Schweitzer, Mary, 2015,
  • Alligator Mississippiensis (American Alligator). Necrotizing Exfoliation, Bauer, Rudy; Elsey, Ruth; Selman, Will; Nevarez, Javier; King, Ryan; Dupuis, Mike; Kim, Kenneth, 2015, Herpetological Review/Society for the study of Amphibians and Reptiles , Volume: 46, Number: 2, Pages: 246-48
  • Cardiovascular tolerance of intravenous lidocaine in broiler chickens (Gallus gallus domesticus) anesthetized with isoflurane, Stout, Rhett; Brandão, João; da Cunha, Anderson; Pypendop, Bruno; Tully, Thomas; Nevarez, Javier, 2015, Journal of Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia , Volume: 42, Number: 4, Pages: 343-453
  • Diagnosis and treatment of anaplastic mammary carcinoma in a sugar glider (Petaurus breviceps), Nevarez, Javier; Keller, Krista; Rodriguez, J; Gieger, Tracy; Gumber, Sanjeev, 2014, Journal of Exotic Pet Medicine , Volume: 23, Number: 3, Pages: 277-282
  • Evaluation of metomidate hydrochloride as an anesthetic in leopard frogs (Rana pipiens), Nevarez, Javier; Doss, Grayson; da Cunha, Anderson; Fowlkes, Nathalie, 2014, Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine , Volume: 45, Number: 1, Pages: 53-59
  • Prevalence and Risk Factors in Psittacine Atherosclerosis: a Multicenter Case-Control Study, Tully, Thomas; Beaufrere, Hugues; Ammersbach, Melanie; Reavill, Drury; Garner, Michael ; Heatley, Jill; Wakamatsu, Nobuko; Nevarez, Javier, 2013, Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association , Volume: 242, Pages: 1696-1704
  • Massive Distal Forelimb Fibromyxoma in a Free-ranging American alligator (Alligator mississippiensis), Bauer, Rudy; Elsey, Ruth; Nevarez, Javier; Boundy, Jeff, 2013, Southeastern Naturalist , Volume: 12, Number: 4, Pages: N31-N34
  • Pharmacokinetics of lidocaine and its active metabolite monoethylglycinexylidide after a single intravenous administration in chickens (Gallus domesticus) anesthetized with isoflurane, da Cunha, Anderson; Messenger, Kristen; Stout, Rhett; Barker, Steven; Nevarez, Javier; Queiroz, Patricia; Tully, Jr, T, 2012, Journal of Veterinary Pharmacology and Therapeutics , Volume: 35, Number: 6, Pages: 604-607
  • Pharmacokinetics of lidocaine after a single intravenous administration in chickens (Gallus domesticus) anesthetized with isoflurane, da Cunha, Anderson; Messenger, Kristen; Stout, Rhett; Tully, Thomas; Barker, Steven; Nevarez, Javier; Queiroz, Patricia, 2012, Journal of Veterinary Pharmacology and Therapeutics , Volume: 35, Number: 6, Pages: 604-607
  • Effects of dopamine and dobutamine on isoflurane-induced hypotension in Hispaniolan Amazon parrots, Tully, Thomas; Schnellbacher, Rodney; da Cunha, Anderson; Beaufrere, Hugues; Queiroz, Patricia; Nevarez, Javier, 2012, American Journal Veterinary Research , Volume: 73, Number: 7, Pages: 952-958
  • Magnesium Therapy in a Hypocalcemic African Grey Parrot, Tully, Thomas; Kirchgessner, Megan ; Nevarez, Javier; Sanchez-Guzman, David ; Acierno, Mark, 2012, Journal Avian Medicine and Surgery , Number: 21(1), Pages: 17-21
  • Effects of dopamine and dobutamine on isoflurane-induced hypotension in Hipaniolan Amazon parrot (Amazona ventralis), Nevarez, Javier; da Cunha, Anderson; Queiroz, Patricia; Tully, Thomas; Beaufrere, Hugues ; Schnellbacher, Rodney, 2011, American Journal of Veterinary Research , Volume: 73, Number: 7, Pages: 952-958
  • What is your diagnosis? Bone marrow aspirate from a hyacinth macaw, Nevarez, Javier; Gupta, Aradhana; Tully, Thomas; Beaufrere, Hugues; Schnellbacher, Rondey; Sirninger, Jeffrey, 2011, Journal of Veterinary Clinical Pathology , Volume: 40, Number: 4, Pages: 565-566
Book, Textbook Chapter:
  • Diagnostic Imaging of Crocodilians, Rademacher, Nathalie; Nevarez, Javier, 2018, Publisher: Elsevier, Pages: 528-542
Other:
  • Mesosalpinx leiomyoma and cystic right oviduct in a chicken, Bahal, Devika; Negrão Watanabe, Tatiane; Langohr, Ingeborg; Sasaki, Emi; Berg, Kyra; Nevarez, Javier, 2018
  • When Needy Wildlife Happens: Do you run with it or punt?, Nevarez, Javier; Hess, Laurie; Cartoceti, Andrew ; Ford, Scott; Huckabee, John ; Poutous, Tony; Rich, Gregory , 2011
Scientific Abstract:
  • Effect of routine handling and transportation on hematologic values and plasma corticosterone in Hispaniolan Amazon parrots , Gaunt, Stephen; McRee, Anna; Tully, Thomas; Beaufrere, Hugues; Nevarez, Javier; Ammersbach, Melanie ; Fuller, Rory; Romero, Michael, 2017
  • Description of the thermodilution method for measurement of cardiac output in chickens (Gallus gallus domesticus), da Cunha, Anderson; Higbie, Christine ; Tully, Thomas; Nevarez, Javier, 2017
  • Diabetes mellitus with cerebellar degeneration secondary to pancreatic fibrosis in a domestic goose, DiGermonimo, Peter; Crossland, Nicholas; Nevarez, Javier; Jugan, Angela; Tully, Thomas; Evans, Dawn, 2017
  • Effect of routine handling and transportation on hematologic values and plasma corticosterone in Hispaniolan Amazon parrots (Amazona ventralis), Gaunt, Stephen; McRee, Anna; Tully, Thomas; Beaufrere, Hugues; Nevarez, Javier; Ammersbach, Melanie ; Fuller, Rory; Romero, Michael, 2017
  • Electroencephalogram readings in box turtles (Terrapene carolina sp.) sedated with alfaxalone, Stout, Rhett; Ramirez, Karen; da Cunha, Anderson; James, Fiona; Nevarez, Javier, 2017
  • Pneumonia due to helodermatid adenovirus 2 in a captive inland bearded dragon (Pogona vitticeps), Sokolova, Yuliya; Crossland, Nicholas; DiGeronimo, Peter; Childress, April; Wellehan, James; Nevarez, Javier; Paulsen, Daniel, 2017
  • Respiratory anatomy and physiology of reptiles, Nevarez, Javier, 2017
  • Vaccination of American alligators (Alligator mississippiensis) with a killed West Nile virus vaccine: implications for interpretation of serology and tissue RT-PCR, Roy, Alma; Higbie, Christine ; Nevarez, Javier; Del Piero, Fabio, 2017
  • Median toxic dose of intravenous bupivacaine in isoflurane-anesthetized Ross-708 broiler chickens, DiGeronimo, Peter; Rinaldi, Max; da Cunha, Anderson; Nevarez, Javier; Brandao, Joao; Stout, Rhett; Tully, Thomas, 2016
  • Traumatic intervertebral disc herniation with paraplegia in a black-tailed prairie dog (Cynomys ludovicianus), Malenfant, Renee-Claire; Higbie, Christine; Nevarez, Javier; Tully, Thomas; McRee, Anna; Sumner, Julia, 2016
  • Effect of routine handling and transportation on hematologic values and plasma corticosterone in Hispaniolan Amazon parrots (Amazona ventralis), McRee, Anna; Tully, Thomas; Nevarez, Javier; Beaufrere, Hugues; Ammersbach, Melanie; Gaunt, Stephen; Fuller, R; Romero, Michael, 2016
  • Median toxic dose of intravenous bupivacaine in isoflurane-anesthetized Ross-708 broiler chickens, DiGeronimo, Peter; Rinaldi, Max; da Cunha, Anderson; Nevarez, Javier; Brandao, Joao; Stout, Rhett; Tully, Thomas, 2016
  • Naturally Occurring Idiopathic Hyperthyroidism in 2 Pet Rabbits, Nevarez, Javier; Brandao, Joao; Rick, M; Johnson, Jimmy; Blair, Robert; Le Roux, Alex; Mayer, Joerg; Pariaut, Romain; Rich, Greg; Tully, Thomas, 2015
  • Pharmacokinetics of orally administered rosuvastatin in Hispaniolan Amazon parrots (Amazona ventralis), Tully, Thomas; Beaufrere, Hugues; Brandao, Joao; Papich, Mark ; Nevarez, Javier, 2014
  • Congestive heart failure in a harris hawk (Parabuteo unicinctus), Nevarez, Javier; Brandao, Joao; Beaufrere, Hugues ; Reynolds, Caryn; Johnson, Jimmy; Gaschen, Lorrie; Del Piero, Fabio; Tully, Thomas, 2013
  • Experimental diet-induced atherosclerosis in quaker parrots (Myiopsitta monachus), Nevarez, Javier; Beaufrere, Hugues ; Wakamatsu, Nobuko; Clubb, Susan; Cray, Caroline ; Tully, Thomas, 2013
  • Prevalence and Risk Factors in Psittacine Atherosclerosis: a Multicenter Case-Control Study, Tully, Thomas; Beaufrere, Hugues; Ammersbach, Melanie; Reavill, Drury; Garner, Michael ; Heatley, Jill; Wakamatsu, Nobuko; Nevarez, Javier, 2013
  • Congestive heart failure in a harris hawk (Parabuteo unicinctus), Nevarez, Javier; Brandao, Joao; Beaufrere, Hugues ; Reynolds, Caryn; Johnson, Jimmy; Gaschen, Lorrie; Del Piero, Fabio; Tully, Thomas, 2013
  • Experimental diet-induced atherosclerosis in quaker parrots (Myiopsitta monachus), Nevarez, Javier; Beaufrere, Hugues ; Wakamatsu, Nobuko; Clubb, Susan; Cray, Caroline ; Tully, Thomas, 2013
  • Prevalence and Risk Factors in Psittacine Atherosclerosis: a Multicenter Case-Control Study, Tully, Thomas; Beaufrere, Hugues; Ammersbach, Melanie; Reavill, Drury; Garner, Michael ; Heatley, Jill; Wakamatsu, Nobuko; Nevarez, Javier, 2013
  • Comparison of Transcoelomic, contrast, and Transesophageal Echocardiography in Anesthetized Red-Tailed Hawks (Buteo jamaicensis), Tully, Thomas; Nevarez, Javier; Beaufrere, Hugues ; Pariaut, Romain; Rodriguez, J, 2012
  • Avian simuliotoxicosis outbreak in southern Louisiana. , Tully, Thomas; Schnellbacher, Rodney; Holder, Kali; Morgan, Timothy; Foil, Lane; Beaufrere, Hugues; Nevarez, Javier; Pirie, Gordon, 2011
  • Characterization and classification of psittacine atherosclerotic lesions by histopathology, digital image analysis and electron microscopy. , Tully, Thomas; Beaufrere, Hugues; Nevarez, Javier; Holder, Kali; Pariaut, Romain; Wakamatsu, Nobuko, 2011
  • Pharmacokinetics/Pharmacodynamics of bupivacaine and lidocaine in chickens, Tully, Thomas; da Cunha, Anderson; Stout, Rhett; Barker, Steven; Nevarez, Javier; Pariaut, Romain; Queiroz, Patricia; Messenger, Kim; Papich, Mike, 2011
  • Avian simuliotoxicosis in southern Louisiana, USA. , Tully, Thomas; Schnellbacher, Rodney; Nevarez, Javier; Morgan, Timothy; Holder, Kali; Foil, Lane; Beaufrere, Hugues, 2011
  • Suspected diet related Vitamin B12 anemia in a hyacinth macaw, Tully, Thomas; Beaufrere, Hugues; Sirninger, Jeff; Bupta, Ara; Nevarez, Javier, 2010