Neurology

IVG Newsletter – February 2016 Edition

Written on February 05, 2016 by Staff Veterinarian

Click the icon to read the latest edition of the IVG Quarterly Newsletter. Update: Seizure Management FAQ and Anticonvulsant Formulary. Written by Mark T. Troxel, DVM, DACVIM…

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Diagnostic Imaging, Dr. Jennifer Brisson, Dr. Mark Troxel, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Neurology, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, SAVES
Hospital: IVG Hospitals, Inc.

Evaluating and Addressing Pain

Written on February 20, 2014 by Staff Veterinarian

Where Does it Hurt? Many owners take for granted that their pet’s pain is being relieved by medications or procedures. Don’t be afraid to ask…

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Dr. Andrea Looney, Emergency / Critical Care, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Neurology, Oncology, Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, Specialty Services, Surgery

Veterinary Pain Management

Written on February 14, 2014 by Andrea Looney, DVM, DACVA, CCRP,

Pain Management in Veterinary Medicine Pain management in animals is recognized as an integral aspect of veterinary practice that offers many advantages to patients. Anyone…

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Dr. Andrea Looney, Emergency / Critical Care, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Neurology, Oncology, Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, Preventive Care, Specialty Services, Surgery
Hospital: IVG Network of Hospitals

Degenerative Myelopathy

Written on February 12, 2014 by Mark Troxel, DVM, DACVIM (Neurology) and Charles Evans, MPT, CCRP

What is Degenerative Myelopathy? With diseases like Degenerative Myelopathy, which have no cure, one of the most important coping mechanisms for owners can be information….

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Categories: Charlie Evans, Dr. Mark Troxel, Geriatric Care, Neurology, Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation, Preventive Care, Specialty Services
Hospital: Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital

Veterinary Technician of the Year 2013

Written on October 18, 2013 by Sommer Aweidah

We are very proud to announce that our own Tracey Warren, CVT is the recipient of the MVTA Veterinary Technician of the Year award. This…

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Categories: Boston West Veterinary Emergency & Specialty, Bulger Veterinary Hospital, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Neurology, Port City Veterinary Referral Hospital, Specialty Services, Tracey Warren CVT
Hospital: Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

Neurology Case of the Month (June 2013): Chesapeake Bay Retriever with difficulty chewing

Written on June 18, 2013 by Mark Troxel, DVM, DACVIM (Neurology)

Signalment: 6 yr FS Chesapeake Bay Retriever History: The patient was presented for evaluation of a 3-day history of difficulty eating and being a sloppy…

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Categories: Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Neurology, Specialty Services
Hospital: Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

Dachshund and Intervertebral Disk Disease

Written on June 04, 2013 by Gena Silver, DVM, MS, DACVIM (Neurology)

The Breed The name comes from the German word for badger dog.  The German word for dog “hund” sounding like “hound” might have led to…

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Categories: Dr. Gena Silver, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Neurology, Specialty Services, WRKO
Hospital: Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

Neurology Case of the Month (April 2013): Episodes in a Lab/Pitbull cross

Written on April 01, 2013 by Mark Troxel, DVM, DACVIM (Neurology)

Signalment: 6 mos MI Lab / Pitbull cross History: Patient was referred for evaluation of a sudden onset of possible seizures Physical Exam: No significant…

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Categories: Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Neurology, Specialty Services
Hospital: Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

Random Neuro: Will mice take over the world?

Written on March 11, 2013 by Mark Troxel, DVM, DACVIM (Neurology)

A recent study showed that mice become smarter after human glial progenitor cells are implanted into their brains. Read more Study abstract

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Categories: Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Neurology, Specialty Services
Hospital: Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

Neurology Case of the Month (March 2013): HL Lameness

Written on March 01, 2013 by Mark. Troxel, DVM, DACVIM (Neurology)

Signalment: 4yr FS Rottweiler History: Patient was referred to the Surgery Department for evaluation of left pelvic limb lameness of 1-month duration. No improvement with…

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Categories: Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Neurology, Specialty Services
Hospital: Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital

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