Veterinary Neurology is the study, diagnosis, and treatment of the brain, spinal cord, nerves, and the junctions between nerves and muscles.  Veterinary Neurologists have additional years of specialized training and hands-on experience in the field of Veterinary Neurology and Neurosurgery.

At Royal Vista Veterinary Specialists, we understand the feeling of helplessness that pet parents experience when they observe their pet having a seizure or struggle to walk normally. Our board certified Neurologist and his team are known for their extraordinary level of dedication, empathy and commitment in caring for our patients. We work to achieve the best possible outcome while supporting pet parents through the process of finding answers to their family member’s neurological condition.

The following is a list of the most common disorders involving the nervous system:

  • Seizures – metabolic disturbances or a structural issue within the brain
  • Inability or Difficulty walking – spinal cord problems such as intervertebral disc disease, degenerative spinal cord disorders, spinal stroke, fractures, tumors, or idiopathic causes
  • Pain – most commonly back or neck pain
  • Blindness and Behavioral Changes
  • Weakness or Difficulty Swallowing – due to inner ear infections, stroke, encephalitis, toxicities

Our state-of-the-art hospital and exceptionally competent team can perform a variety of objective tests to determine an accurate diagnosis of your pet’s condition. The following is a list of the diagnostic tests available to identify neurological conditions: