Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences


Clinical Sciences


Veterinary medicine

Areas of Expertise

Small-animal surgery

Eric Monnet

Dr. Monnet specializes in small-animal soft tissue surgery, and his research focuses on heart failure.

Monnet has authored more than 100 articles and 25 chapters in various surgical textbooks, and is the editor of the textbook: “Disease Mechanisms in Small Animal Surgery.”

Monnet was the founding president in 2001-2003 of the Society for Veterinary Soft Tissue Surgery and in 2002-2004 of the Veterinary Endoscopy Society. He is a Diplomate with both the American College of Veterinary Surgeons and the European College of Veterinary Surgeons, and he became a Fellow of the American Heart Association in 2003.

Monnet received his veterinary degree in Maisons Alfort, France, in 1985, and worked for four years in a Paris private practice performing small animal medicine and surgery. He holds an M.S. and a Ph.D. in clinical sciences from CSU.