Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University
Dominique G. Penninck

Professor

Ultrasonography, Diagnostic Imaging, Radiology
Diagnostic Imaging

Campus Phone:
508-839-7941

Fax:
508-887-4648

Education

  • PhD - University of Liege, Belgium - 1998
  • Radiology Residency at Davis, CA - 1985-88
  • DVM - University of Liege, Belgium - 1981

Board Certification

  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Radiology -1992
  • Diplomate European College of Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging -1994

Ultrasonographic evaluation of the thickness of the wall layers in the intestinal tract of dogs

Author(s):Gladwin, N.E. | Penninck, D.G. | Webster, C.R.L.
Publication year: 2014
Journal / Book title: American Journal of Veterinary Research

Ultrasonographic measurement of the relative thickness of intestinal wall layers in clinically healthy cats

Author(s):Di Donato, P. | Penninck, D. | Pietra, M. | Cipone, M. | Diana, A.
Publication year: 2014
Journal / Book title: Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery

Ultrasonographic measurement of the pancreas and pancreatic duct in clinically normal dogs

Author(s):Penninck, D.G. | Zeyen, U. | Taeymans, O.N. | Webster, C.R.
Publication year: 2013
Journal / Book title: American Journal of Veterinary Research

Ultrasonographic and clinicopathological features of feline gastrointestinal eosinophilic sclerosing fibroplasia in four cats

Author(s):Weissman, A. | Penninck, D. | Webster, C. | Hecht, S. | Keating, J. | Craig, L.E.
Publication year: 2013
Journal / Book title: Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery

Comparison between clinical, ultrasound, ct, mri, and pathology findings in dogs presented for suspected thyroid carcinoma

Author(s):Taeymans, O. | Penninck, D.G. | Peters, R.M.
Publication year: 2013
Journal / Book title: Veterinary Radiology and Ultrasound

Use of ultrasound to locate retained testes in dogs and cats

Author(s):Felumlee, A.E. | Reichle, J.K. | Hecht, S. | Penninck, D. | Zekas, L. | Dietze Yeager, A. | Goggin, J.M. | Lowry, J.
Publication year: 2012
Journal / Book title: Veterinary Radiology and Ultrasound

Contrast enhanced sonographic assessment of feeding vessels as a discriminator between malignant vs. benign focal splenic lesions

Author(s):Taeymans, O. | Penninck, D.
Publication year: 2011
Journal / Book title: Veterinary Radiology and Ultrasound

Safety and correlation of test results of combined ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration and needle core biopsy of the canine spleen

Author(s):Watson, A.T. | Penninck, D. | Knoll, J.S. | Keating, J.H. | Sutherland-Smith, J.
Publication year: 2011
Journal / Book title: Veterinary Radiology and Ultrasound

Ultrasonographic characterization of feline ileocecocolic abnormalities

Author(s):Taeymans, O. | Holt, N. | Penninck, D.G. | Webster, C.R.
Publication year: 2011
Journal / Book title: Veterinary Radiology and Ultrasound

Sonographic assessment of gallbladder volume in normal cats

Author(s):Penninck, D.G. | Brisson, J.O. | Webster, C.R.L.
Publication year: 2010
Journal / Book title: Veterinary Radiology and Ultrasound

Ultrasonographic assessment of long-term enterectomy sites in dogs

Author(s):Mareschal, A. | Penninck, D. | Webster, C.R.L.
Publication year: 2010
Journal / Book title: Veterinary Radiology and Ultrasound

The sonographic appearance of intestinal mucosal fibrosis in cats

Author(s):Penninck, D.G. | Webster, C.R.L. | Keating, J.H.
Publication year: 2010
Journal / Book title: Veterinary Radiology and Ultrasound

Biliary cystadenoma in a rabbit (Oryctolagus cuniculus)

Author(s):DeCubellis, J. | Kruse, A.M. | McCarthy, R.J. | Zacher, L.A. | Penninck, D. | Watson, A.T. | Parry, N. | Donnelly, T.M. | Mayer, J.
Publication year: 2010
Journal / Book title: Journal of Exotic Pet Medicine

Gastropexy with an automatic stapling instrument for the treatment of gastric dilatation and volvulus in 20 dogs

Author(s):Belandria, G.A. | Pavletic, M.M. | Boulay, J.P. | Penninck, D.G. | Schwarz, L.A.
Publication year: 2009
Journal / Book title: Canadian Veterinary Journal

Ultrasonographic appearance of canine gastric polyps

Author(s):Diana, A. | Penninck, D.G. | Keating, J.H.
Publication year: 2009
Journal / Book title: Veterinary Radiology and Ultrasound

Postoperative ultrasonographic appearance of uncomplicated enterotomy or enterectomy sites in dogs

Author(s):Matthews, A.R. | Penninck, D.G. | Webster, C.R.L.
Publication year: 2008
Journal / Book title: Veterinary Radiology and Ultrasound

Portal vein thrombosis in cats: 6 cases (2001-2006)

Author(s):Rogers, C.L. | O'Toole, T.E. | Keating, J.H. | Penninck, D.G. | Webster, C.R.L.
Publication year: 2008
Journal / Book title: Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine

Ultrasonographic features of extrahepatic biliary obstruction in 30 cats

Author(s):Gaillot, H.A. | Penninck, D.G. | Webster, C.R.L. | Crawford, S.
Publication year: 2007
Journal / Book title: Veterinary Radiology and Ultrasound

Managing dogs with thoracic impalement injuries: A review of nine cases

Author(s):Zitz, I. | Rozanski, E. | Penninck, D. | Berg, J.
Publication year: 2007
Journal / Book title: Veterinary Medicine

Cholecystoenterostomy for treatment of extrahepatic biliary tract obstruction in cats: 22 cases (1994-2003) | Cholezystoenterostomie zur Behandlung Extrahepatischer Gallengangsobstruktionen bei der Katze: 22 Fälle (1994-2003)

Author(s):Buote, N.J. | Mitchell, S.L. | Penninck, D. | Freeman, L.M. | Webster, C.R.L.
Publication year: 2007
Journal / Book title: Kleintierpraxis

General Research Interests

  • Ultrasonography
  • Ultrasonography of the digestive system
  • Diagnostic modalities for pancreatic hepatic and gastrointestinal disorders in dogs and cats
  • Abdominal radiology
  • Interventional procedures

Teaching

  • Course Director - Clinical Application of Diagnostic Ultrasonography

Research Interests by Area

Hepatic Diseases
  • Investigation of liver diseases using ultrasound. Ultrasonography; use of technology in teaching; gastrointestinal tract imaging
Spontaneous Animal Disease Models
  • Use of diagnostic imaging for spontaneous animal disease: CT, MRI, nuclear scintigraphy