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Meet "Miracle Mattie." Mattie Evitt is a Boxer-mix who survived a 50-foot drop and slowly regained mobility thanks to the work of our experts. Surgery was able to repair her fractured vertabrae , leaving her with eight pins and 36 staples in her spine.


Compassionate care for neurological patients and their families is of utmost importance to the neurology team.

The neurology service provides comprehensive diagnostics along with advanced medical and surgical treatment options for animals with disorders of the spinal cord, brain, and neuromuscular system.


We treat a variety of neurologic issues. Common conditions include:

  • Spinal cord disease
  • Congenital malformations
  • Tumors of the nervous system
  • Inflammation of the central nervous system
  • Seizures
  • Neuromuscular disorders
  • Neurosurgery

Special Capabilities

  • Brain and spinal surgery
  • Cerebrospinal fluid collection and analysis
  • Computed tomography (CT)
  • Electrodiagnostics, including electroencephalogram (EEG), brainstem auditory evoked reflex/potential (BAER), electromyography (EMG), nerve conduction velocity (NCV)
  • Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)

Meet the Neurology Faculty

Devon Hague