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Lorenz, Michael D

Regents Service Professor

Specialty: Small Animal Internal Medicine and Neurology





BS
DVM

American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (ACVIM) - Small Animal

Department: Veterinary Clinical Sciences

Contact Information:
Center for Veterinary Health Sciences
Veterinary Teaching Hospital
Stillwater, OK 74078
Office: (405) 744-7000
Cellular: (405) 714-2233
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Biography:

Dr. Lorenz graduated from Oklahoma State University with his DVM degree in 1969. He completed an internship and residency at Cornell University (1969-1972). In 1972 he joined the faculty at the University of Georgia where he served as associate dean for academic affairs. In 1988, he became Dean of Veterinary Medicine at Kansas State University. In 1997, he returned to his Alma mater as associate dean for academic affairs. Dr. Lorenz became Acting Dean of Veterinary Medicine in 2001 and Dean in 2004.  He returned to full time  faculty duties August 1, 2011.   Dr. Lorenz continues his classroom and clinical teaching focused on the disciplines of neurology and dermatology. 



Licenses: Oklahoma

Fields of Interest:

Internal medicine, neurology, endocrinology, and dermatology



Professional Experience:

DVM from Oklahoma State in 1969.  Completed internship and residency at Cornell University (1969-1972).  Served on the faculty at the University of Georgia from 1972-1988.  From 1988-1994, served as dean of veterinary medicine at Kansas State University.  In 1997, joined the faculty at Oklahoma State University as associate dean for academic affairs.  Appointed acting dean in 2001 and dean in 2004.


Professional Affiliations:

American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine, American Veterianry Medical Association, Oklahoma Veterinary Medical Association



Selected Publications:

Handbook of Veterinary Neurology, Edition 5;  Small Animal Medical Diagnosis, Edition 3


Courses Taught:



  • Small Animal Medical Diagnosis - Signs and Symptoms (IOR)
  • Small Animal Clinical Neurology (IOR)
  • Clinical Studies in Small Animal Neurology (IOR)
  • Clinical Anatomy (IOR and Instructor)
  • Veterinary Ethics and Jurisprudence (Instructor)
  • Community Practice (Clinician - dermatology)
  • Major Medicine (Clinician - neurology)