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Manuel Martin-Flores, MV

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Department of Clinical Sciences

Diplomate - American College of Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia
Associate Professor, Section of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine
Foundation Course Leader - Block V

Department of Clinical Sciences
Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine
930 Campus Road, Box 32
Ithaca, NY 14853

Office: 607.253.3275
Fax: 607.253.3271

Research/Clinical Interest

Dr. Martin-Flores' research interests include neuromuscular blockade and monitoring during anesthesia, hemodynamic and respiratory functions, refining the use of regional anesthesia in dogs , preventing post-anesthesia blindness in cats, and gastrointestinal effects of anesthetic drugs in animals.

Education and Training

  • 2004 - 2007     Cornell University, Residency in Anesthesiology
  • 2002     Universidad Catolica de Cordoba, Argentina, Medico Veterinario (MV)


Dr. Martin-Flores received his doctorate in veterinary medicine from the Universidad Catolica de Cordoba, Argentina, in 2002. He worked in the private sector practicing small animal general veterinary medicine, and in academia as instructor in Veterinary Pharmacology and Toxicology for two years before coming to Cornell. He completed a residency in Anesthesiology at Cornell in 2007 and was then appointed as faculty in that section. Dr. Martin-Flores provides clinical anesthesia for all domestic species and is the director of the anesthesiology residency program at Cornell. His research is focused on neuromuscular function and monitoring, and cardiopulmonary function during anesthesia. Dr. Martin-Flores is a member of the American College of Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia.


pubmed    Please select the PubMed link for a list of Dr. Martin-Flores' publications.

Honors and Awards

  • 2018     Zoetis Award for Veterinary Research Excellence.
  • 2016     SCAVMA Teaching Excellence in Clinical Sciences Award, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University.
  • 2010     SCAVMA Teaching Excellence Award for Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University.
  • 2008     Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Anesthesiologists.

Professional/Academic Affiliations

  • American College of Veterinary Anesthesiologists
  • New York State Veterinary Medical Society

  • Southern Tier Veterinary Medical Association