Georgios Paraschou, DVM, DACVP, DipRCPath, MRCVS
Location: Faculty Offices IV
Originally from Thessaloniki Greece, Dr Paraschou qualified as a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from the veterinary school of Aristotle university of Thessaloniki in 2009. He completed an internship in equine medicine and surgery and carried out duties as a veterinarian for the Greek Army before moving to the United Kingdom to work for the government at Animal and Plant Health Agency (APHA).
He joined The Donkey Sanctuary as a veterinary pathologist in 2015 and started a part time residency in veterinary anatomic pathology at the Royal Veterinary College London in 2016. He is a Diplomate of American College of Veterinary Pathologists and a diplomate of Royal College of Pathologists.
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine DVM, 2009
Diplomate of American College of Veterinary Pathologists, 2021
Diplomate of Royal College of Pathologists, 2019
Member of Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons, 2011
- Equine Pathology
- Donkey Pathology
- Respiratory Pathology
- Musculoskeletal Pathology
Malbon AJ, Sordo L, Wilson LA, Gunn-Moore D, Paraschou G, Macintyre N, Schwarz T, McGorum B, Hahn C. Alzheimer-like Pathology in the Parietal Cortex and Hippocampus of Aged Donkeys. Neurobiology of Aging. 2022; 113:7-14.
Paraschou G, Buil J, Timofte D, Priestnall SL. Oesophageal Obstruction in a Donkey Due to Mediastinal Lymphadenitis Caused by Mycobacterium avium Complex. J Comp Path. 2021; 185:66-71. DOI: 10.1016/j.jcpa.2021.04.007.
Paraschou G, Adako GM, Priestnall SL, Burden FA. Suspensory Ligament Desmitis Caused by Onchocerca sp. in Three Donkeys. Vet Pathol. 2020; 58(2):401-404. DOI:10.1177/0300985820978312.
Merkies K, Paraschou G, McGreevy PD. Morphometric Characteristics of the Skull in Horses
and Donkeys—A Pilot Study. Animals. 2020; 10:1002. DOI: 10.3390/ani10061002.
Elsheikha H, Schares G, Paraschou G, Sullivan R, Fox R. First record of besnoitiosis caused by Besnoitia bennetti in donkeys from the UK. Parasites & Vectors. 2020; 13:279. DOI: 10.1186/s13071-020-04145-8.
Chapter 3: Paraschou G. Dental and Oral Neoplasia. In: Evans L, Lilly G, The Clinical Companion of Donkey Dentistry. Special Edition Birmingham, UK, BEVA; 2019:103-109.
Chapter 15: Paraschou G. Euthanasia and Post-Mortem Examination. In: Evans L, Crane M, The Clinical Companion of The Donkey. 1st ed. Kibworth Beauchamp, Leicestershire, UK: Matador; 2018:196-210.
Paraschou G, Suarez-Bonnet A, Grove V, Priestnall SL, Endocardial Peripheral Nerve Sheath Tumour with Features of a Benign Schwannoma in a Donkey. J Comp Path. 2017; 157(4):280-283.DOI: 10.1016/j.jcpa.2017.09.003.
Chapter 38: Thiemann AK, Rickards KJ, Adako GM, Paraschou G. Colic in the Donkey. In: Blikslager AT, White NA II, Moore JN, Mair TS, The Equine Acute Abdomen. 3rd ed. New Jersey, USA: Wiley Blackwell; 2017:471-487.