Small Animal Clinical Sciences Faculty

Piedad Natalia Henao-Guerrero, DVM, MS, Diplomate ACVA

Associate Professor
Anesthesiology
Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences

Education

  • 2003
    Master of Science, Veterinary Surgery
    Faculdade de Ciencias Agrarias e Veterinarias
    Sao Paulo State University
    Jaboticabal-Sao Paulo, Brazil
  • 2000
    Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
    Universidad de La Salle
    Bogota, Colombia

Board Certification

2008 - American College of Veterinary Anesthesiologists

Research Interests & Experience

  • Bispectral Index
  • Monitoring equipment
  • Pain Management

Professional Experience

  • 2014-present
    Associate Professor, Anesthesiology
    Department Small Animal Clinical Sciences
    VA-MD College of Veterinary Medicine
    Blacksburg, VA
  • 2007-2014
    Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology
    Department Small Animal Clinical Sciences
    VA-MD College of Veterinary Medicine
    Blacksburg, VA
  • 2004-2007
    Resident in Anesthesiology
    College of Veterinary Medicine
    Kansas State University
    Manhattan, KS
  • 2002-2003
    Anesthesia Assistant Instructor and Emergency Room Attendant
    Veterinary Teaching Hospital
    Sao Paulo State University
    Jaboticabal-Sao Paulo, Brazil
  • 2001-2002
    Small Animal Anesthetist
    Veterinary Teaching Hospital
    Sao Paulo State University
    Jaboticabal-Sao Paulo, Brazil
  • 2000-2001
    Small Animal Practitioner
    Bogota, Colombia

Professional Memberships

  • International Academy of Pain Management

Selected Publications

  1. Henao-Guerrero PN, Hodgson DS, Mason DE: Capnography in veterinary medicine. Vet Anaesth Analg. 2005 Jul; 32(4):233-5.
  2. Souza AP, Guerrero, PNH, et al. Cardiopulmonary and acid-base effects of desflurane and sevoflurane in spontaneous breathing cats. Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery, 2005 v 7(2): 95-100.
  3. Ferro PC, Nunes N, Paula DP, Nishimori CT, Conceição EDV, Guerrero PNH, Arruda LM. Physiologic parameters in dogs anesthetized with different rates of continuous infusion of propofol. Ciência Rural, 2005, Santa Maria, RS, Brazil, v 35(5): 1103-1108.
  4. Carareto R, Rocha LS, Guerrero PNH, Souza MG, Nunes N, Paula DP, Nishimori CT. Retrospective study of morbidity and mortality in dogs undergoing inhalation anesthesia. Ciência Rural, 2005 Santa Maria, RS, Brazil, v. 26 (4): 569-574.
  5. Nunes N, Leite AV, Rezende ML, Guerrero PNH, et al. Propofol and sevoflurane effects on the recovery period of dogs undergoing myelography using iohexol. Selecciones Veterinarias, 2004 Buenos Aires, Argentina, v 12 (2): 115-120.
  6. Guerrero PNH, Nunes N. Bispectral index monitoring in dogs. Semina 2003, Londrina, PR, Brazil, v 24(1): 163-170.