Neurology Services

Our services are available to patients referred by veterinarians in private practice. After your veterinarian has called in the referral, call the reception desk at 765-494-1107 for scheduling and general appointment information. Reception hours are between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.

In case of after-hours emergencies, please call the closest veterinary emergency center or call our emergency service at 765-496-7911.

The neurology section receives cases on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays and performs surgery on Wednesdays and Fridays. Click here for more information regarding the Neurology Services.

About Our Staff



  • Kelly Cummings, DVM
  • Sissy Hong, DVM
  • Lindsey Peterson, DVM


Common Conditions Treated/Procedures Offered

Our neurology services treats patients with medical illness affecting the brain, spinal cord, and nerves and surgical conditions such as disc herniation, spinal fractures, and brain tumors.

Surgical Conditions

  • Brain Tumors
  • Disc Herniation
  • Spinal Fractures

Special Equipment/Technology

  • Access to both 1.5 and 3.0 Tesla MRI Units
  • EEG
  • EMG
  • NCV
  • Image Guided Brain Biopsy

Urinary Bladder Expression How-To-Videos

Bladder Expression for Female Dogs

This is a video demonstrating urinary bladder expression in a female dog laying on her side

Bladder Expression for Male Dogs

This is a video demonstrating urinary bladder expression in a male dog while standing up.

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