Pedro A. Boria, DVM, MS, DACVIM (Oncology) Dr. Boria is a Board Certified Veterinary Oncologist from the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine. He received his doctorate in veterinary medicine from Tuskegee University in 1997. From 1997 to 1998, he completed a rotating internship in small animal medicine and surgery at the College of Veterinary Medicine Virginia- Maryland. In 2001, he completed a residency in Small Animal Internal Medicine at Tufts University. In 2004, he completed residency training in veterinary oncology and received a master in veterinary clinical sciences from Purdue University.

He is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association, Veterinary Cancer Society, and Member of the American Association of Cancer Research.

 

Publications

Effect of chemotherapy schedule on response in Waldenström’s macroglobulinemia in a dog.
Greenberg CB, Boria PA, Raskin RE, Lucroy MD
J Vet Intern Med. 2008 Jan-Feb;22(1):223-6.

Phase II clinical trial of combination chemotherapy with dexamethasone for lymphoma in dogs.
Greenberg CB, Boria PA, Borgatti-Jeffreys A, Raskin RE, Lucroy MD
J Am Anim Hosp Assoc. 2007 Jan-Feb;43(1):27-32.

Carboplatin and piroxicam therapy in 31 dogs with transitional cell carcinoma of the urinary bladder
Boria PA, Murry DJ, Glickman NW, Schmidt BR, Widmer WR, Mutsaers AJ, Adsms LG, Snyder PW, Dibernardi, L, de Gortari, AE, Bonney, PL, Knapp DW. Veterinary and Comparative Oncology Jun 2005; 3(2), : 73-80

Evaluation of cisplatin combined with piroxicam for the treatment of oral malignant melanoma and oral squamous cell carcinoma in dogs.
Boria PA, Murry DJ, Bennett PF, Glickman NW, Snyder PW, Merkel BL, Schlittler DL, Mutsaers AJ, Thomas RM, Knapp DW. J Am Vet Med Assoc. 2004 Feb 1; 224(3):388-94.

S-adenosylmethionine and cAMP confer differential cytoprotection against bile acid-induced apoptosis in canine renal tubular cells and primary rat hepatocytes
Webster, C. R., Boria, PA.,Usechak, P.Anwer, M. S. Vet Ther 3(4): 474-84, 2002.

Esophageal achalasia in a dog successfully treated with a modified heller’s esophagomyotomy
Boria PA, Webster CL, Berg J
Can Vet J 44(3): 232-4, 2002.