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Ben Nolan, DVM, PhD, DACVIM (SAIM)

Internal Medicine


Ben Nolan, DVM, PhD, DACVIM (SAIM), completed his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree at Tufts Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine in 2005. After a one-year internship at Alameda East Veterinary Hospital in Denver, he returned to Tufts for a three-year residency in small animal internal medicine. Dr. Nolan earned his board certification in 2009. From 2009 to 2011, he worked as a staff internist at Ocean State Veterinary Specialists in Rhode Island before moving to Wisconsin in 2011, where he worked at the Veterinary Specialty Center until 2013. Prior to pursuing veterinary medicine, Dr. Nolan received his PhD in inorganic chemistry from Colorado State University in 2001, conducting research in lithium ion battery technology. He enjoys spending time in the mountains, both hiking and skiing. At home, Dr. Nolan likes spending time with his family, Dr. Kelly Monaghan, their two kids, and their dog, Kevin.


  1. Nolan B. Reducing Antibiotic Resistance. Vet Rec 2013;173(22): 547-548.
  2. Nolan B, Labato M. Polyuria and Polydipsia in a Dog. Clinician's Brief 2013
  3. Nolan BG, Ross LA, Vaccaro DE, Groman EV, Reinhardt CP: Estimation of GFR in Dogs by Plasma Clearance of Gd-DTPA as Measured by ELISA. Am J Vet Res 2009;70(4): 547-552
  4. Nolan BG, Labato
    MA: Calcium Oxalate Uroliths. Current Veterinary Therapy XV 2013.
  5. Monaghan KN, Nolan BG, Labato
    MA: Feline Acute Kidney Injury: 1. Pathophysiology, Etiology, and Etiology-Specific Management Considerations. J Feline Med Surg 2012;14(11):775-784.
  6. Monaghan KN, Nolan BG, Labato MA: Feline Acute Kidney Injury: 2. Approach to Diagnosis, Treatment, and Prognosis. J Feline Med Surg 2012;14(11):785-793.

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