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Pet Specialists of Austin’s Neurology service was founded on offering the best in medical and surgical care for small animal patients with neurological disorders. Our doctor has many years of specialty training, experience, and compassion to help understand and navigate your pet’s condition. Our state-of-the-art specialty veterinary hospital offers advanced diagnostics including on-site MRI and CT scanners, and neurosurgical suites that are equipped with the latest in advanced surgical technology and patient monitoring.

In a team-based approach, we incorporate the expertise of both your primary care veterinarian and our local specialty services to bring your pet the best care possible. We provide thorough and tailored care with a focus on improving your family member’s quality of life and comfort.

If you or your primary care veterinarian is suspicious for a neurologic condition, we invite you to call to set up a one-on-one consultation.

 

Common causes of neurological disease may include:

  • Autoimmune disease affecting the brain and/or spinal cord
  • Infection of the brain and/or spinal cord
  • Seizures
  • Intervertebral disc disease (IVDD) or other spinal cord injuries 
  • Stroke
  • Tumors of the brain and/or spinal cord
  • Nerve pinching or stenosis
  • Trauma, including bony fractures or instability
  • Neuromuscular disorders
  • Inherited susceptibility or developmental conditions
  • Underlying systemic disease

 

 SERVICES OFFERED

Our veterinary medical and surgical neurology team works proficiently and confidently to offer the following services:

 

MEDICAL NEUROLOGY

  • Neurologic examination
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) collection and analysis
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) scans; 1.5-Tesla magnet
  • Computerized Tomographic (CT) scans; 64-slice helical scanner
  • Digital radiography
  • Epilepsy and seizure disorder diagnosis, treatment, and management
  • Meningitis/encephalitis diagnosis, treatment, and management
  • Epidural steroid injections
  • Chronic neurogenic pain management

 

SURGICAL NEUROLOGY

  • Intervertebral disc disease (IVDD) surgery
  • Spinal stabilization surgery
  • Spinal fracture repair
  • Select mass-related surgeries, often with diagnostic biopsy and oncologic intervention 
  • Muscle and nerve biopsies

Contact Us

Pet Specialists of Austin

Location

3901 Guadalupe St Austin, TX 78751

Clinic Hours

Emergency Clinic Hours: 24/7 Specialty Service Hours: Mon-Sat* 8 am - 6 pm *Select services