Stephanie Nykamp

Stephanie Nykamp head shot

OVC Associate Dean, Clinical Program | Associate Professor

 Office: OVC ACC 1442
 519-824-4120 Ext. 54052


Current Graduate Students

  • Valerie Poirier - MSc

Selected Publications

1. Summa, N., Eschar, D., Lee-Chow, B., & Nykamp, S. (2015). Imaging of the collateral caudal vena cava circulation using fluoroscopy guided non-selective contrast angiography in ferrets (Mustela Putorius Furo) with adrenocortical gland disorder for pre-surgical evaluation. Israel Journal of Veterinary Medicine, 70 (4), 31-35. [Citations: Israel J Vet Med]

2. Bratton, A., Nykamp, S., Gibson, T. W., Cruz-Arámbulo, R., & Kruth, S. A. (2015). Evaluation of hepatic contrast enhancement with hepatocyte-specific magnetic resonance imaging contrast agent (gadoxetic acid) in healthy dogs. American Journal of Veterinary Research, 76 (3), 224-230. [Contribution: 90%]

3. Barnard, L., Gaitero, L., Leblond, G., & Nykamp, S. (2015). Spontaneous thoracolumbar hematomyelia secondary to hemophilia B in a cat. Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery., doi: doi:10.1177/205511691559723.

4. Casy-Trott, T. M., Millman, S. T., Turner, P. V., Nykamp, S., Lawlis, P. C., T.M. Widowski (2014). Effectiveness of a non penetrating captive bolt for euthanasia of 3 kg to 9 kg pigs. Journal of Animal Science, 92, 5166-5174.

5. Bourzac, C. A., Koenig, J., Link, K. A., Nykamp, S., & Koch, T. G. (2014). Evaluation of ultrasmall super paramagnetic iron oxide contract agent labeling of equine cord blood and bone marrow mesenchymal stromal cells. American Journal of Veterinary Research, 75, 1010-1017.

6. Huska, J., Gaitero, L., Brisson, B., Nykamp, S., Thomason, J., W Sears (2014). Comparison of the access window created by hemilaminectomy and mini-hemilaminectomy in the thoracolumbar spinal canal using computed tomography. Canadian Veterinary Journal, 55 (5), 499-455.

7. Casey Trott, T. M., Millman, S., Turner, P., Nykamp, S., & Widowski, T. (2013). Effectiveness of a nonpenetrating captive bolt for euthanasia of piglets less than 3 d of age. Journal of Animal Science, 91 (11), 5477-5484.

8. Ingrao, J., Eshar, D., Vince, A., Lee-Chow, B., Nykamp, S., J Delay D Smith (2013). Focal thoracolumbar spinal cord lymphoma in a ferret (Mustela Putorius Furo. Canadian Veterinary Journal, 55 (7), 667-671.

9. Caines, D., Sinclair, M., Wood, D., Valverde, A., Nykamp, S., D Dyson L Gaitero (2013). Evaluation of cerebrospinal fluid lactate and plasma lactate concentrations in anesthetized dogs with and without intracranial disease. Canadian Journal of Veterinary Research.

10. Gaitero, L., Nykamp, S., Daniel, G., & Monteith, G. (2013). Comparison between cranial thoracic intervertebral disc herniations in German Shepherd Dogs and other large breed dogs. Veterinary Radiology & Ultrasound, 54 (2), 113-138.

11. Chalmers, H. J., Nykamp, S. G., & Lerer, A. (2013). The Ontario Veterinary College hip and elbow certification program – assessing inter and intra-observer repeatability and comparison of findings to the Orthopedic Foundation for Animals. The Canadian Veterinary Journal, 54 (1), 42-46.

12. Park, F. M., Blois, S. L., Abrams-Ogg, A. C., Wood, R. D., Allen, D. G., SG Nykamp (2013). Assessment of hypercoagulability in canine ACTH-dependent hyperadrenocorticism. Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine, 27 (5), 1136-1142.

13. Mathis, K. R., Nykamp, S. G., & Ringwood, B. P. (2013). What is your diagnosis? Gastroesophageal intussesception and concurrent paraesophageal hernia in a 4-month old Great Dane. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, 242 (4), 465-467.

14. Kurach, U., Ringwood, B., & Nykamp, S. (2013). What is your diagnosis? Multiple lung lobe torsions in a dog. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, 241 (9), 1149-1151.

15. Oblak, M., Boston, S., Woods, J., & Nykamp, S. (2013). Comparison of concurrent imaging modalities in staging of dogs with appendicular osteosarcoma. Veterinary and Comparative Oncology.

16. Bergeron, L. H., Nykamp, S. G., Brisson, B. A., Madan, P., & Gartley, C. J. (2012). An evaluation of B-mode and color Doppler ultrasonography for detecting periovulatory events in the bitch. Theriogenology, 79 (2), 274-283.

17. Mitchell, C. W., Nykamp, S. G., Foster, R., Cruz, R., & Monteith, G. (2012). The use of magnetic resonance imaging in evaluating horses with spinal ataxia. Veterinary Radiology & Ultrasound, 53 (6), 613-620.

18. Webb, J. A., Nykamp, S. G., Gauthier, M. J., & Kirby, G. M. (2012). Ultrasonographic and laboratory screening in clinically normal mature golden retriever dogs. The Canadian Veterinary Journal, 52 (6), 626-630.

19. Black, B., Cribb, C. N., Nykamp, S., Thompson, J. J., & Trout, D. R. (2012). Effect of local anesthetic deposition into structures of the equine foot on subsequent magnetic resonance imaging. Equine Veterinary Journal, 45 (3), 320-325.

20. Cruz-Arambulo, R. & Nykamp, S. (2012). Spinal cord injury without radiographic abnormalities (SCIWORA) in a cat due to high rise syndrome. The Canadian Veterinary Journal, 53 (3), 274-278.

21. Singh, A., Brisson, B., & Nykamp, S. (2012). Idiopathic chylothorax in dogs and cats: Nonsurgical and surgical management. Compendium (Yardley): continuing education for veterinarians, 34 (8).

22. Singh, A., Brisson, B., & Nykamp, S. (2012). Idiopathic chylothorax in dogs and cats: Pathophysiology, diagnosis and thoracic duct imaging. Compendium (Yardley): continuing education for veterinarians, 34 (8).

23. Reynolds, D., Brisson, B., & Nykamp, S. (2012). Agreement between magnetic resonance imaging, myelography and surgery for detecting recurrent naturally occurring Type I thoracolumbar intervertebral disc disease in dogs. Veterinary and Comparative Orthopaedics and Traumatology, 26 (1), 12-18.

24. Squires Bos, A., Brisson, B. A., Nykamp, S. G., Poma, R., & Foster, R. A. (2012). Accuracy, intermethod agreement and inter-reviewer agreement for use of magnetic resonance imaging and myelography in small-breed dogs with naturally-occurring first time intervertebral disk extrusion.Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, 240 (8), 969-977.

25. Singh, A., Brisson, B. A., O'Sullivan, M. L., Solomon, J. A., Malek, S., Nykamp S, Thomason J (2011). Feasibility of Percutaneous Catheterization and Embolization of the Thoracic Duct in Dogs. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, 72 (11), 1527-1534. [Citations: Singh AM, Brisson BA, O'Sullivan ML, Solomon JA, Malek S, Nykamp S, Thomason J. Feasibility of Percutaneous Catheterization and Embolization of the Thoracic Duct in Dogs. Am J Vet Res. 2011 Nov; 72(11):1527-1534.] 

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