Neurology and Neurosurgery

Center for Veterinary Specialty + Emergency Care provides comprehensive medical and surgical treatment for Patients with neurological disorders of the brain, spinal cord, and peripheral nervous system.  We utilize advanced diagnostic technologies to determine the best treatment options for your Pet.  Our Doctors are experienced in emergency decompressive spinal surgery, as well as advanced Neurosurgery techniques for less common diseases of the brain and spinal cord, performing more than 200 Neurosurgical procedures per year.

The Neurology Department at CVSEC is staffed by Doctors who are Diplomates of the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine, those who have completed an ACVIM-certified Resisency Program, or are currently in an ACVIM-certified Residency or Internship program.  We are proud to be among a limited number of Private Veterinary Practices in the nation that has been granted approval to provide an ACVIM-certified Neurology Residency Training Program.

 

Advanced Diagnostic Testing and Procedures:

Electrodiagnostics (muscle and nerve stimulation) with Muscle and Nerve biopsies

Spinal Tap and Cerebral Spinal Fluid analysis

Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)

Computed Tomography (CT)

Myelography

Digital Radiography

 

Surgeries:

Atlanto-Axial stabilization

Hemilaminectomy

Dorsal laminectomy

Ventral Slot

Fracture or luxation stabilization

Cervical disc implantation for Wobblers disease

Craniotomy/Craniectomy

Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt placement

 

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