Your pet can be referred to SASH’s dedicated neurology and neurosurgery service for problems with the brain, spinal cord, nerves or muscles.
SASH’s Neurology services operates 5 days per week and is staffed by Dr Alex Hamilton, Neurology Registrar, Dr Georgina Child, Specialist Neurologist and Dr Patrick Kenny , Neurologist and Neurosurgeon.
Our Neurology and Neurosurgical service covers a range of issues including:
- • fits (seizures)
- • weakness
- • paralysis
- • changes in behaviour
- • loss of senses (blindness, deafness)
- • lack of coordination
To investigate further, we may recommend blood tests, specialised imaging (such as CT or MRI scans), spinal taps, or nerve and muscle biopsies.