Jordi Puig

Dip.ACVIM and Dip.ECVIM-CA (Internal Medicine)  
Head of the Internal Medicine Service 
Head of the Radioiodine Department

Jordi is Head of the Radioiodine Department.

He graduated un Veterinary Medicine from Autonomous University of Barcelona in 2008. After a short period in General Practice in Barcelona, he undertook an internship in Medicine and Small Animal Surgery at the Animal Health Trust, Newmarket (United Kingdom) from 2008 to 2009.

Residency in Internal Medicine at the Animal Health Trust, Newmarket (United Kingdom) from 2010 to 2013.

Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (Small Animal Internal Medicine) since 2014 and European College of Veterinary Internal Medicine - Companion Animals (Internal Medicine) since 2017.

Supervisor of nuclear facilities since 2017. He joined Ars Veterinaria in 2015.

Jordi is interested in all aspects of Small Animal Internal Medicine but his research focus is gastroenterology and endocrinology.

 

Publications:

1. Suñol A., Aige V., Morales C., López-Beltran M., Luján A. & Puig, J. (2018) Use of three-dimensional printing models for veterinary medical education: impact on learning how to identify canine vertebral fractures. Journal of Veterinary Medical Education (in press)

2. Valls F., Stewart J., Bovens C., & Puig J. (2018). Broncholithiasis associated with lower airway inflammation and subsequent pyothorax in a cat. JFMS Open Reports, 4 (1)

3. Fernandez Y., Puig J., Seth M., & Powel R. (2017). Prevalence of iatrogenic hypothyroidism in hyperthyroid cats after radioiodine treatment. Journal of Small Animal Practice, 58, (1) 15. (abstract)

4. Fernández Y., Seth M., Murgia D., & Puig J. (2017). Ileocolic junction resection in dogs and cats: 18 cases. The Veterinary Quarterly, 37(1), 175-181. 

5. Perez-Accino J., Puig J., & Garcia E. (2017). Evaluation of a urine dipstick test and urine specific gravity together for confirmation or exclusion of proteinuria in cats. Journal Veterinary Internal Medicine, 31: 254 (abstract)

6. Puig J. (2017). Motilidad gastrointestinal en perros y gatos: disfunción y tratamiento. Revista Científica Española de Medicina Interna de Pequeños Animales. Vol. 4, 6-16

7. Stewart J. E., Haslam A. K., & Puig J. (2016). Pathology in Practice. Acetaminophen (paracetamol) toxicosis. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, 248 (9), 1009–1011. 

8. Furtado A. R., Puig J., Rasotto, R., & Pivetta, M. (2015). Extensive small intestinal wall thickening in a cat. Veterinary Record Case Reports, 3 e000166.

9. Puig J., Cattin I., & Seth M. (2015). Concurrent diseases in hyperthyroid cats undergoing assessment prior to radioiodine treatment. Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery, 17 (6), 537-542. 

10. Bennaim M., Pivetta M., Puig J., & Beltran E. (2014). Acute onset of blindness secondary to a splenosystemic shunt in an adult cat. Veterinary Record Case Reports, 2 e000105.