Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University
Mauricio Solano

Assistant Professor

Campus Phone:
508-839-7941

Fax:
508-839-7922

Education

  • Radiology Residency (1991-1994) - Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine
  • Graduate Program (1988-1991) - University of Georgia, College of Veterinary Medicine
  • Veterinary Medicine (1980-1986) - Universidad de LaSalle, Bogota, Colombia

Board Certification

  • American College of Veterinary Radiology

Diagnostic imaging of the ear

Author(s):Solano, M.
Publication year: 2005
Journal / Book title: Small Animal Ear Diseases

Equine radiography: Portable x-ray generators, film-screen technology, and tabletop automatic film processors

Author(s):Solano, M.
Publication year: 2005
Journal / Book title: Clinical Techniques in Equine Practice

CT of the equine head: Technical considerations, anatomical guide, and selected diseases

Author(s):Solano, M. | Brawer, R.S.
Publication year: 2005
Journal / Book title: Clinical Techniques in Equine Practice

General Research Interests

  • Nuclear medicine: Imaging of infection, staging of neoplasia, clinical use of novel radiopharmaceuticals
  • Diagnostic imaging of marine animals
  • Dr. Solano has a general clinical interest in MRI, Ultrasound, Radiology, and CT and also enjoys teaching all aspects of clinical diagnostic imaging to veterinary students and private practitioners

Teaching

  • Diagnostic Imaging (musculoskeletal lectures)
  • Anatomy (basics of radiology)
  • Neurology (MRI of the brain & spine)
  • Musculoskeletal pathobiology (radiology of infection, trauma, and developmental diseases)
  • PBL (2nd year)

Research Interests by Area

Other Areas of Research
  • Nuclear scintigraphy, clinical diagnostic imaging, marine animal imaging
Spontaneous Animal Disease Models
  • Use of diagnostic imaging for spontaneous animal disease: CT, MRI, nuclear scintigraphy