Darren Berger

DVM, Diplomate ACVD
Assistant Professor
515-294-8316
2518 Lloyd
Education & Certifications  

2012 – Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Dermatology

2009 – 2012 – Dermatology Residency, Dermatology for Animals, Gilbert, AZ

2007 – Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, IA

2003 – Bachelor of Science, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA

Teaching  

VCS 452 – Clinical Dermatology

VCS 415 – Advanced Small Animal Dermatology

VCS 445 – Equine Medicine

VCS 447 – Equine Veterinary Diagnostic Skills

Research Focus & Interests  

Clinical management of canine atopy

Small animal clinical pharmacology

Equine hypersensitivity disorders

Leadership/Committees/Council  

American College of Veterinary Dermatology

American Academy of Veterinary Dermatology

Iowa Veterinary Medical Association

American Veterinary Medical Association 

Selected Publications  

Berger D. Ask the Expert - Canine interdigital follicular cysts. The Clinician’s Brief 2015; 13 (6): 12-14.

Berger D. Clinical View - Feline Ceruminous Cystomatosis. The Clinician’s Brief 2015; 13 (6): 25.

Berger DJ, Lewis TP, Schick AS, et al. Canine alopecia secondary to human topical hormone replacement therapy in six dogs. J Am Anim Hosp Assoc 2015; 51 (2): 136-142. 

Berger DJ, Lewis TP, Schick AE, et al. Comparison of once – daily versus twice – weekly terbinafine administration for the treatment of canine Malassezia dermatitis – a pilot study. Vet Dermatol 2012; 23: 418-425.