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Meet the Neuro Team


Monday April 6, 2020

The Spine Center at VOSM

 

Part of VOSM’s exceptional service in veterinary medicine includes The Spine Center. Our Spine Center is dedicated to treating patients with pain and impaired mobility due to disorders of the nervous system. 

 

 

 

Dr. Ryan Gallagher

Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (Neurology)

 

Dr. Ryan Gallagher is from San Diego, CA and completed his undergraduate degree in the wine country of northern California at Sonoma State University. He completed his veterinary schooling at the University of California, Davis. After veterinary school, Dr. Gallagher went on to complete a one year rotating medicine/surgery internship at the University of Pennsylvania. Following his internship, Dr. Gallagher completed a three year residency in Neurology at North Carolina State University; one of the nation’s premier neurology training programs.  

Alexa

Neurology Technician

 

Alexa has been a veterinary technician for over 10 years. She loves all kinds of medicine, but she is most interested in neurology and MRI. She has several years worth of experience in neurology and emergency/critical care and hopes to one day become certified as a licensed veterinary and MRI technician. 

 

  

Spine Center Services Include:

  • MRI Imaging
  • Chronic Pain Management

Surgical Management for the following conditions:

  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Lumbosacral Disease
  • Cervical Spondylomyelopathy (Wobbler Disease)
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Congenital Malformations
  • Cancer of the Nervous System
  • Spinal Trauma and Fractures
  • Inflammatory/auto-immune Diseases of the Nervous System
  • Vascular (stroke-like) Events
  • Other disorders of the brain and spinal cord

 

To learn more about our Neurology department, click here.

 

If you have a patient in need of spine or neurology help, please contact our office at 240-295-4400 or fill out our referral form.

 

 

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