“Thank you to everyone at this wonderful facility for their patience, top-notch care and love for our pup!”

РClient, Neurology 

Our Service

Compassionate care for neurological patients and their families is of the utmost importance to us. Our neurology service provides comprehensive diagnostic testing along with advanced medical and surgical treatment options for animals with disorders of the spinal cord, brain, and neuromuscular system.

If your pet is showing these signs, consult your veterinarian to see if your pet might benefit from an appointment with our neurology team:

  • Head tilt
  • Circling
  • Falling over
  • Dizziness
  • Disorientation/behavior change
  • Weakness
  • Seizures


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

  • Intervertebral disc disease (IVDD)
  • Spinal cord disease
  • Brain and spinal tumors
  • Inflammation of the brain and spinal cord (meningitis/encephalitis)
  • Seizures
  • Neuromuscular disorders

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)

Special Interests

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

Neurology & Neurosurgery Doctors

Kari Foss – DVM, MS, DACVIM (Neurology)

Associate Professor

Devon Hague – DVM, DACVIM (Neurology)

Clinical Associate Professor

Rosanne Krupka Peters – DVM, CVA, DACVIM (Neurology)

Clinical Assistant Professor

House Officer

Ryan Barfield – DVM

Veterinary Intern

Jessica Wagner – DVM

Veterinary Intern, Veterinary Teaching Hospital


Dustin Pence – CVT

Jennifer Schaafsma