Neurology

Neurology

Veterinary neurology and neuroimaging is available at Peak Veterinary Referral Center.  The neurology department works in conjunction with your family veterinarian to provide the care your pet needs. Neurological disorders are complex in nature, Dr. March is an expert in managing disorders of the brain, spinal cord and neuromuscular system.

Some commonly diagnosed neurological disorders include:

  • Seizures
  • Vestibular Disease
  • Encephalitis
  • Strokes
  • Brain Tumors
  • Head Trauma
  • Congenital Anomalies
  • Deafness
  • Paralysis
  • Neuromuscular Disorders (Myasthenia Gravis, Neuropathy)
  • Atlantoaxial Instability
  • Intervertebral Disk Disease
  • Diskospondylitis
  • Syringohydromyelia
  • Degenerative Myelopathy
  • Spinal Tumors
  • Spinal Fractures

Diagnostics and Procedures Available:

  • CT Scan
  • Off-site Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
  • Myelography
  • Radiographs
  • CSF Analysis (Spinal Tap)
  • Spinal and Brain Surgery
  • Muscle and Nerve Biopsies

 


Meet our Specialist

Dr. Phil MarchPhilip March, DVM
Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine – Neurology

Phil March, DVM, DACVIM (Neurology) received his veterinary degree from The Ohio State College of Veterinary Medicine. He completed an internship at the Animal Medical Center and practiced for two years as a general practitioner in New York City. Dr. March then did his neurology residency at Tufts University College of Veterinary Medicine and became board certified in the neurology specialty of the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine. From 1997 through 2014, Dr. March practiced and taught neurology as a faculty member at Purdue University, the Ohio State University, and Tufts University.  During his tenure at these academic institutions, he authored numerous publications in the field of veterinary neurology.  Prior to joining Peak, Dr. March was at Veterinary Specialists of Connecticut in Hartford, Connecticut.