VIN Consultants and Editors

Specialty: Diagnostic Imaging - Radiology

Associate Editor

Sam Silverman, DVM, PhD, DACVR

Sam Silverman

Board Certification

  • American College of Veterinary Radiology (ACVR) Diagnostic Imaging, 1974


  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of California-Davis, 1968
  • Doctor of Philosophy, University of California-Davis, 1980

Current Professional Activities

  • Currently he restricts his practice to avian/exotic species teleradiology.

Past Professional Activities

  • Owned an avian/exotic practice
  • Involved with clinical avian/exotic practice at UCD
  • Clinical Professor at UCD concentrating on resident training in these species.
  • Lectured extensively and consulted with private practices and zoos throughout the world.


  • Publications include Radiology of Birds.  An Atlas of Normal Anatomy and Positioning.

Special Interests

  • Avian, exotic, and wildlife species, and radiology of same.

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