Dr. Ronald Lyman
A.C.V.I.M., Internal Medicine
Dr. Ronald Lyman is a graduate of the Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine. He completed an internship at the Animal Medical Center in New York City. He completed residencies in both Internal Medicine and Neurology / Neurosurgery at the Animal Medical Center in New York City, the Ohio State University, and the University of Florida, where he participated in the instruction of veterinary students.
Dr. Lyman is a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine. He leads daily patient rounds with all Doctors, Technicians, and Patients at the Animal Emergency and Referral Center (AERC) in Florida, where he practices internal medicine and neurology/neurosurgery. He is the founder and Medical Director of the AERC.
Dr. Lyman coordinates the ACVIM research abstracts review articles for the DVM magazine publication. Dr. Lyman is the author or co-author of several recent book chapters and scientific journal articles on subjects in clinical veterinary medicine, including two articles describing intraoperative ultrasonograpic techniques and their contributions toward decision making during spinal surgery.
Dr. Lyman has presented at the ACVIM Forum, the yearly scientific meeting for international specialists in Veterinary Internal Medicine and Neurology. He has lectured on Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) at the North American Veterinary Conference and at The International Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care Symposium. He presented the Keynote address at the 2007 Alumni Continuing Education Conference at the Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine. He was the recipient of the 2007 Alumni Recognition Award by the Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine, and they invited him back to give an update presentation on Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy at the 2010 Alumni CE Conference. In May of 2012, Dr. Lyman received the Gold Star Award from the Florida Veterinary Medical Association for his outstanding contributions to the profession.
Since 2010, Dr. Lyman has traveled the United States conducting Safety/Training/Usage educational seminar programs for the use of Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy, for veterinary hospitals and teaching facilities implementing the use of HBOT. Dr. Lyman assisted in the placement of the first small animal Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Chamber in a university veterinary teaching hospital at the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine. He provides on-going weekly HBOT Safety/Training/Usage instruction to the faculty and staff at the teaching hospital. Dr. Lyman serves as Medical Director for Veterinary Hyperbaric Safety (VHS), an RKLyman, LLC company, a professional consulting firm that provides education, tools and training for the use and marketing of Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy in veterinary medicine.
Board Certified: American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (A.C.V.I.M., Internal Medicine)
Member: American Veterinary Medical Association (A.V.M.A.)
Member: Florida Veterinary Medical Association (F.V.M.A.)
Member/President: Treasure Coast Veterinary Medical Association (T.C.V.M.A.)
The Ohio State University Alumni Association
The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine Alumni Association
Member: Veterinary Medical Hyperbaric Society Examination Committee
Medical Director for Veterinary Hyperbaric Safety (VHS) an RKLyman, LLC company Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Consulting Firm
Invited speaker to the 2014 ACVIM Forum, presenting “HBOT in Complete Global Ischemia in Small Animals”
Reviewer: Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine Journal
Licensed Foster Parent, St. Lucie County, Florida (Emergency Care)
Editorial Perspective Author, Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine Journal, Jan/Feb 2015