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Join us for a Magical Night!
Enjoy cocktails, dinner and some unbelievable table-side performances while our staff Neurologist, Melissa A. Logan, Ph.D, DVM, DACVIM (Neurology), will speak briefly on the topic "Now you see it, now you don't." You'll learn about some of the advantages of using advanced imaging technology over radiographs for better diagnostics.
Join us for a magical night with neurology!
Dr. Logan was born and raised in nearby Bucks County, Pennsylvania. She received her Bachelor of Science degree from The Pennsylvania State University. After graduating, she spent a few years working as a veterinary assistant before applying to graduate school. Dr. Logan earned a Ph.D in Neurophysiology in 2003, where she studied mechanisms and treatment of acute spinal cord injury. After graduate school she attended Purdue University School of Veterinary Medicine and graduated with her DVM in 2006. She stayed on at Purdue and completed a rotating internship in small animal medicine and surgery in 2007 and then completed her residency in Neurology in 2011. She is board certified in the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (Neurology). Her areas of interest include nerve and muscle disorders, spinal cord injury, as well as epilepsy. Dr. Logan joined the NorthStar VETS team in November 2011.
NorthStar VETS neurology department MRIThe Neurology service at NorthStar VETS specializes in disorders that affect the nervous system such as diseases of the brain, spinal cord, nerve and muscle. We have advanced diagnostic tools to help diagnose neurologic disorders, which help us customize therapy for each individual animal based on their specific needs. Common disorders that affect the nervous system include epilepsy, intervertebral disc disease (IVDD), spinal and brain tumors, and vestibular dysfunction (balance problems).
NorthStar VETS offers a wide array of Neurology services including:
- Brain surgery
- Spinal surgery
- Muscle and nerve biopsy
- Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) sampling and analysis
- Neuropathic/chronic pain therapy
- Onsite magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) (1.5T)
- Onsite computed tomography (CT) (including 4 Slice and 3D reconstruction)
- Electrodiagnostics - including Electroencephalography (EEG), Electromyography (EMG), and nerve conduction studies
Saturday, February 25th, 2012 from 6:30 PM to 10:00 PM EST
315 Robbinsville Allentown Rd.
Robbinsville, NJ 08691