Neurology team spinal tap Veterinary neurologists specialize in the management and care of both medical and surgical diseases including intervertebral disc disease, seizure activity, brain and spinal tumors, movement disorders, behavioral changes, weakness, paralysis, head trauma, spinal cord injuries, spinal fractures, lameness and pain. Our neurology department employs the latest diagnostic testing technologies to provide your pet with the best quality of care.

Our Diagnostic Testing Methods Include:

  • Myelography
  • On-site CT scanning
  • Off site MRI
  • Cerebrospinal fluid analysis (CSF / Spinal tap)
  • Nerve / muscle biopsies
  • Infectious disease testing
  • Laser guided CT aspirates / biopsies

Additional Neurological Services Offered:

  • Neurological examinations and consultations
  • Epilepsy counseling and management assistance
  • Neurosurgery:
  • Craniotomies (brain surgery)
  • Spinal fracture repair / stabilization
  • Spinal decompression of the Cervical, Thoracolumbar or Lumbosacral spine via Hemilaminectomy, dorsal laminectomy, ventral slot
  • Congenital instability repair (Wobbler’s, A-A luxation)
  • Caudal occipital malformation repair