24/7 Emergency & Critical Care
Dr. Justin Mathis earned his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from Mississippi State University in 2009 graduating summa cum laude and valedictorian of his veterinary class. Immediately following veterinary school, he accepted a small animal rotating internship at Colorado State University Veterinary Teaching Hospital. Following internship, he remained at Colorado State University completing a residency in emergency and critical care, a master’s degree in clinical sciences and a one-year critical care fellowship. Dr. Mathis received his board-certification within the American College of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care in 2013. He served as an assistant professor of small animal emergency and critical care at Colorado State University from 2014 to 2018, at which time he transitioned into private practice.
Dr. Mathis’ clinical interests include polytrauma and trauma stabilization, cardiopulmonary resuscitation, coagulation, acute traumatic coagulopathy, anticoagulants and antifibrinolytic therapy across different diseases, vasopressor therapy, respiratory physiology and mechanical ventilation. He brings viscoelastic coagulation testing to Aspen Meadow through novel bed-side coagulation technology. His research interests include thromboelastography, coagulation abnormalities and sepsis-induced cardiovascular dysfunction.