Amy F. Sato - DVM, DACVR

Amy F. Sato
Clinical Associate Professor

Campus Phone:
508-839-7941 x84235

Education

  • BS - Stanford University - 1990
  • DVM - University of California at Davis - 1996
House Officer Training
  • Radiology Residency - Tufts Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine - 1997-2000

Board Certification

  • American College of Veterinary Radiology - 2000
  1. Müller, A.V., Marschner, C.B., Kristensen, A.T., Wiinberg, B., Sato, A.F., Rubio, J.M.A., McEvoy, F.J. 2017. Pulmonary vasculature in dogs assessed by three-dimensional fractal analysis and chemometrics. Veterinary Radiology and Ultrasound.
  2. Marschner, C.B., Kristensen, A.T., Rozanski, E.A., McEvoy, F.J., Kühnel, L., Taeymans, O., de Laforcade, A., Sato, A.F., Wiinberg, B. 2017. Diagnosis of canine pulmonary thromboembolism by computed tomography and mathematical modelling using haemostatic and inflammatory variables. Veterinary Journal.
  3. Freeman, L.M., Sutherland-Smith, J., Prantil, L.R., Sato, A.F., Rush, J.E., Barton, B.A. 2017. Quantitative assessment of muscle in dogs using a vertebral epaxial muscle score. Canadian Journal of Veterinary Research.
  4. Taylor, S., Rozanski, E., Sato, A.F., Rush, J.E. 2017. Vascular stent placement for palliation of mass-associated chylothorax in two dogs. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association.
  5. Ghaghada, K.B., Sato, A.F., Starosolski, Z.A., Berg, J., Vail, D.M. 2016. Computed tomography imaging of solid tumors using a liposomal-iodine contrast agent in companion dogs with naturally occurring cancer. PLoS ONE.
  6. Duncan, J.L., Sato, A. 2015. What is your diagnosis?. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association.
  7. Mueller, M.S., Cunningham, S.M., Sato, A.F. 2014. What is your diagnosis?. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association.
  8. Froes, T.R., Zwingenberger, A.L., Sato, A., Garcia, D.A.A., De Souza, A.C., De Souza Lemos, R., Mai, W. 2014. Interobserver agreement in interpretation of radiographic pulmonary changes in dogs in relation to radiology training. Semina:Ciencias Agrarias.
  9. Morrison, E.J., Sato, A.F., Geyer, N.E., Blake, C. 2013. What is your diagnosis?. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association.
  10. Pumphrey, S.A., Pizzirani, S., Pirie, C.G., Sato, A.F., Buckley, F.I. 2013. Reactive histiocytosis of the orbit and posterior segment in a dog. Veterinary Ophthalmology.
  11. Sutton, S.M., Sato, A.F. 2012. What is your diagnosis?. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association.
  12. Tsai, S., Sutherland-Smith, J., Burgess, K., Ruthazer, R., Sato, A. 2012. Imaging characteristics of intrathoracic histiocytic sarcoma in dogs. Veterinary Radiology and Ultrasound.
  13. Mayer, J., Sato, A., Kiupel, M., DeCubellis, J., Donnelly, T. 2011. Extralabel use of cabergoline in the treatment of a pituitary adenoma in a rat. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association.
  14. Sutherland-Smith, J., King, R., Faissler, D., Ruthazer, R., Sato, A. 2011. MAgnetic resonance imaging apparent diffusion coefficients for histologically confirmed intracranial lesions in dogs. Veterinary Radiology and Ultrasound.
  15. Howard, M., Sato, A.F., Cunningham, S. 2010. What is your diagnosis?. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association.
  16. Tsai, S.L., Sato, A.F. 2008. What is your diagnosis?. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association.
  17. Oura, T.J., Rozanski, E.A., King, R.G., Sato, A.F. 2008. What is your diagnosis? Traumatic pulmonary pseudocysts.. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association.
  18. McDonnell, J.J., Kalbko, K., Keating, J.H., Sato, A.F., Faissler, D. 2007. Multiple meningiomas in three dogs. Journal of the American Animal Hospital Association.
  19. Sato, A.F., Solano, M. 2004. Ultrasonographic findings in abdominal mast cell disease: A retrospective study of 19 patients. Veterinary Radiology and Ultrasound.
  20. O'Toole, T.E., Sato, A.F., Rozanski, E.A. 2003. Cryptococcosis of the central nervous system in a dog. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association.

General Research Interests

  • Ultrasonographic appearance of abdominal mast cell disease in dogs and cats
  • Contrast enhanced CT of the pancreas of dogs
  • T1-W FLAIR imaging of canine and feline brain lesions
  • MRI of canine insulinomas
  • Pulmonary CT angiography

Selected Research Projects

  • CT Evaluation of Pulmonary Hyperfusion

Teaching

  • Diagnostic Imaging
  • Respiratory Pathophysiology - Imaging of the Respiratory System
  • Radioanatomy and Working Principles of Medical Imaging

Research Interests by Area

Spontaneous Animal Disease Models
  • Use of diagnostic imaging for spontaneous animal disease: CT, MRI, nuclear scintigraphy