The Neurology Department at MedVet Medical & Cancer Centers for Pets specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of neurologic disorders of the brain, spinal cord and peripheral nervous system in small animals. Neurologic disorders can result from injuries, congenital defects, immune system disorders, infections, cancer or be age-related neurologic disorders.
Our expert staff is dedicated to ensuring that your pet receives only the most advanced and comprehensive neurology care available. Our board-certified neurologists work closely with clients and primary care veterinarians in developing a treatment plan that is best for each individual patient’s health needs.
Signs of neurologic disease in pets can be difficulty walking, standing or walking, seizures, abnormal behavior, spinal or neck pain, and loss of balance.
Common causes of neurological disease may include:
- Neuromuscular disorders
- Spinal cord injuries
- Vertigo (loss of balance)