Neurology & Neurosurgery
As a pet parent, there are fewer things more frightening than seeing your companion suffer an acute neurologic episode. In these circumstances, time is of the essence and getting the right help quickly could dramatially change the prognosis of your pet.
Neurological disorders can result from congenital defects, injuries, infections, cancer or can be age-related, and display a range of symptoms and deficits including: paralysis or difficulty walking or balancing, tremors, seizures, behavioral changes, visual changes. Our team of board certified veterinary neurologists have extensive training and experience diagnosing and treating diseases of the brain, spinal cord, nerves, and muscles.
Imaging of the brain and/or spine is often indicated to help determine the exact cause of disease, and our neurology specialists have direct access to the most advanced digital diagnostic tools. Oradell Animal Hospital houses state-of-the-art, diagnostic equipment such as a Magnetic Resonance Imaging machine (MRI) and a Computed Tomography machine (CT).
Neurological Conditions We Treat:
- Epilepsy and Seizure Disorders
- Brain and Spinal Tumors
- Chiari Malformation
- Limb Paresis or Paralysis
- Intervertebral Disc Disease (IVDD)
- Granulomatous Meningoencephalomyelitis (GME)
- Meningoencephalomyelitis of Unknown Etiology (MUE)
- Cervical Instability
- Degenerative Myelopathy
- Vestibular Dysfunction