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Diagnosis and treatment of neurologic disorders of the brain, spinal cord & peripheral nervous system

**We do not have a neurologist at this time. 

Signs of neurologic disease in pets can be difficulty walking, standing, seizures, abnormal behavior, spinal or neck pain, and loss of balance.

Common causes of neurological disease may include:

  • Epilepsy
  • Neuromuscular disorders
  • Spinal cord injuries
  • Vertigo (loss of balance)


Our veterinary medical and surgical neurology teams work closely together to offer the following services:


  • Neurologic examination
  • Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) collection and analysis
  • Computerized Tomographic (CT) scans and evaluations
  • Epilepsy and seizure disorder testing, treatment and monitoring
  • Meningitis diagnosis and treatment
  • Movement and balance disorders including vestibular disease
  • Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans
  • Syringomyelia testing and treatment


  • Brain tumor removal
  • Cervical spinal decompression for stenosis in giant breed dogs
  • Intervertebral disk disease (IVDD) surgery
  • Muscle and nerve biopsies
  • Skull fracture repairs
  • Spinal stabilization surgery
  • Spinal fracture repair
  • Syringomyelia surgery
  • Ventriculoperitoneal shunt placement for hydrocephalus

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