Veterinary neurology focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the brain, spine, musculoskeletal, and peripheral nervous system in cats and dogs, including:
Many breeds of cats and dogs are susceptible to neurological conditions. For example, breeds such as dachshunds, are at risk of intervertebral disk disease. If your pet shows any signs of a neurological condition, please call us as soon as possible. Our veterinarians will perform a thorough evaluation using advanced diagnostic equipment. When we examine a pet with possible neurological problems, we attempt to determine the cause, localize the problem, estimate the extent of the problem, and estimate your pet’s prognosis with and without treatment.
Signs of possible neurological disease:
If your pet is exhibiting any of these symptoms, please give us a call.
Clients of Locust Valley Veterinary Clinic never pay an additional emergency fee when being seen at West Hills Animal Emergency & Critical Care Center for after hour emergencies.