New Bolton Center Kennett Square, PA
Emergencies & Appointments:
Ryan Hospital Philadelphia, PA


Assistant Professor in Clinical Anesthesia, Academic Clinician, University of Pennsylvania, School of Veterinary Medicine

Clinical Specialties: Clinical Anesthesia
Research Areas: Tissue perfusion, Oxygenation, Perioperative Perfusion Monitoring, Perioperative environment
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Evaluate new technologies to monitor tissue perfusion and oxygenation in the perioperative environment. Develop and implement patient safety initiatives based on adverse event reporting data.

Small Animal Anesthesia, Cardiothoracic Anesthesia, Ultrasound Guided Loco-regional Anesthesia

Pavlisko, N. D., Soares, J. H. N., Henao-Guerrero, N. P., Williamson, A. J. Ultrasound-guided catheterization of the femoral artery in a canine model of acute hemorrhagic shock Journal of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care (San Antonio, Tex.: 2001) 28: 579-584, 2018.

Soares, J. H., Henao-Guerrero, N., Pavlisko, N. D., Williamson, A., Giannella-Neto, A. The effect of two doses of fentanyl on chest wall rigidity at equipotent doses of isoflurane in dogs Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia 46: 360-364, 2019.

Machado, M. L., Soares, J. H., Pypendop, B. H., Henao-Guerrero, N., Pavlisko, N. D., Ross, J. Effect of heart rate on the pharmacokinetics of fentanyl in dogs anesthetized with isoflurane and hydromorphone Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia 46: 736-744, 2019.

Williamson, A. J., Soares, J. H., Henao-Guerrero, N., Council-Troche, R. M., Pavlisko, N. D. Cardiovascular and respiratory effects of two doses of fentanyl in the presence or absence of bradycardia in isoflurane-anesthetized dogs Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia 45: 423-431, 2018.

Latouche, E. L., Arena, C. B., Ivey, J. W., Garcia, P. A., Pancotto, T. E., Pavlisko, N., Verbridge, S. S., Davalos, R. V., Rossmeisl, J. H. High-frequency irreversible electroporation for intracranial meningioma: a feasibility study in a spontaneous canine tumor model Technology in Cancer Research & Treatment 17: 1533033818785285, 2018.

Williamson, A. J., Soares, J. H. N., Pavlisko, N. D., McAlister Council-Troche, R., Henao-Guerrero, N. Isoflurane minimum alveolar concentration sparing effects of fentanyl in the dog Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia 44: 738-745, 2017.

Mesa-Cruz, J. Bernardo, Lahmers, Kevin K., Clark-Deener, Sherrie, Pavlisko, Noah, Kelly, Marcella J. Inguinal hernia causes mortality in an adult American black bear Ursus 28: 131-134, 4, 2017.

Borgarelli, M., Lanz, O., Pavlisko, N., Abbott, J. A., Menciotti, G., Aherne, M., Lahmers, S. M., Lahmers, K. K., Gammie, J. S. Mitral valve repair in dogs using an ePTFE chordal implantation device: a pilot study Journal of Veterinary Cardiology 19: 256-267, 2017.

Pavlisko, N. D., Killos, M., Henao-Guerrero, N., Ricco, C. H., Werre, S. Evaluation of tissue hemoglobin saturation (StO2) using near-infrared spectroscopy during hypoxemia and hyperoxemia in Beagle dogs Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia 43: 18-26, 2016.

Pavlisko, N. D., Henao-Guerrero, N., Killos, M. B., Ricco, C., Shih, A. C., Bandt, C., Werre, S. R. Evaluation of tissue oxygen saturation with near-infrared spectroscopy during experimental acute hemorrhagic shock and resuscitation in dogs American Journal of Veterinary Research 75: 48-53, 2014.

DVM (Veterinary Medicine ) Western University of Health Sciences College of Veterinary Medicine , 2010

Mid-Atlantic Equine Medical Center (2010 to 2011)
Rotating Internship in Equine Medicine

Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine (2011 to 2014)
Anesthesia Residency