Small Animal Clinical Sciences Faculty

Jeryl C. Jones, DVM, PhD, Diplomate ACVR

Adjunct Professor
Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences


  • 1995
    Doctor of Philosophy - Biomedical Sciences
    Auburn University
    Auburn, AL
  • 1982
    Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
    University of Georgia
    Athens, GA
  • 1980
    Bachelor of Science, Zoology
    Clemson University
    Clemson, SC

Board Certification

1992 - Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Radiology

Research Interests & Experience

  • Computed tomography
  • Canine spinal disease
  • Lower back pain in working dogs

Professional Experience

  • 2012-present
    Adjunct Professor
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences
    VA-MD College of Veterinary Medicine
    Blacksburg, VA
  • 2014-present
    Professor, Animal and Veterinary Sciences
    College of Agriculture, Forestry, and Life Sciences
    Clemson University
    Clemson, SC
  • 2011-2014
    Professor, Division of Animal and Nutritional Sciences
    Davis College
    West Virginia University
    Morgantown, WV
  • 2009-2010
    Adjunct Faculty
    Translational Science Institute
    Nonhuman Primate Models of Disease Group
    Wake Forest University
    Winston-Salem, NC
  • 2003-2011
    Affiliate Faculty
    School of Biomedical Engineering
    Virginia Tech
    Blacksburg, VA
  • 2010-2011
    Professor, Radiology
    VA-MD College of Veterinary Medicine
    Blacksburg, VA
  • 2001-2010
    Associate Professor, Radiology
    VA-MD College of Veterinary Medicine
    Blacksburg, VA
  • 1996-present
    Faculty Coordinator, Diagnostic Imaging Research Resource Lab
    VA-MD College of Veterinary Medicine
    Blacksburg, VA
  • 1995-2001
    Assistant Professor, Radiology
    VA-MD College of Veterinary Medicine
    Blacksburg, VA
  • 1989-1994
    Resident, Instructor
    Department of Radiology
    Auburn University
    Auburn, AL
  • 1989
    Associate Veterinarian
    Village Veterinary Clinic
    Auburn, AL
  • 1986-1989
    Associate Veterinarian, Satellite Clinic Manager
    Aiken Veterinary Clinics
    Aiken and Barnwell, SC
  • 1982-1986
    Associate Veterinarian
    Boulevard Animal Hospital
    Syracuse, NY

Professional Memberships

  • American Veterinary Medical Association
  • Virginia Veterinary Medical Association
  • American College of Veterinary Radiology
  • American Society of Neuroradiology

Selected Publications

  1. Jones JC, Tucker TJ, Tan JC, Pierce BJ, Foxworth JL, Long B, Harper TAM, Moreno D. Improving understanding of early behavioral indicators of lumbosacral disease in working dogs using 3D visualization of skeletal movements during working tasks: Feasibility study. J Vet Behav 8; 2013: 309-315.
  2. Jones J, Gonzalez L, Larson M, Freeman L, Werre S. Feasibility and accuracy of ultrasound-guided sacroiliac joint injection in dogs. Vet Radiol Ultras 2012; 53 (4) 446-454.
  3. Jones J, Davies S, Werre S, Shackelford K. Effects of body position or clinical signs on L7-S1 intervertebral foraminal areas and lumbosacral angles in dogs with lumbosacral disease. Am J Vet Res, 2008; 69: 1446-1454.
  4. Jones JC, Banfield CM, Ward DL. Association between post-operative outcome and results of magnetic resonance imaging and computed tomography in working dogs with degenerative lumbosacral stenosis. J Amer Vet Med Assoc 216; 2000: 1769-1774.
  5. Jones JC, Inzana KD. Subclinical CT abnormalities in the lumbosacral spine of older large-breed dogs. Vet Radiol & Ultras. 41; 2000: 19-26.
  6. Jones JC, Shires PK, Inzana KD, Sponenberg DP, Massicotte C, Renberg W. Evaluation of canine lumbosacral stenosis using intravenous contrast-enhanced computed tomography. Vet Radiol Ultras. 40; 1999: 108-114.
  7. Jones JC, Sorjonen DC, Simpson ST, Coates JR, Lenz SD, Hathcock JT, Agee MW, Bartels JE. Comparison between computed tomographic and surgical findings in nine large-breed dogs with lumbosacral stenosis. Vet Radiol Ultras, 37; 1996: 247-256.
  8. Jones JC, Wright JC, Bartels JE. Computed tomographic morphometry of the canine lumbosacral spine. Am J Vet Res, 56; 1995:1125-1132.
  9. Jones JC, Cartee RC, Bartels JE. Computed tomographic anatomy of the canine lumbosacral spine. Vet Radiol Ultras, 36; 1995:91-99.
  10. Jones JC, Wilson ME, Bartels JE. A review of high resolution computed tomography and a proposed technique for regional examination of the canine lumbosacral spine. Vet Radiol Ultras, 35: 1994: 339-346.