The Center for Specialized Veterinary Care

Description

The Neurology/Neurosurgery Service sees approximately 1200 referral cases a year. At that number, approximately 350-400 are admitted for extensive evaluation and definitive treatment or surgery. Student will be treated like an intern and will be assisted with cases she sees/admits. Student will be closely supervised and guided; will be expected to read and to be prepared to engage in substantive discussions about all cases.

Details

We have a linear accelerator, spiral CT, doppler flow ultrasound & MRI on our hospital grounds.

Associate Veterinarians and special expertise available

  • 3 boarded internists
  • 2 boarded surgeons
  • 1 boarded neurologist
  • 1 boarded dermatologist
  • 1 board eligible cardiologist
  • support by 2 radiologists

Educational Resources

The student will be afforded the opportunity toa ttend rounds daily, to use our computers to access databases, to attend intern presentations, and to review timely journal & textbook references pertinent to hospitalized patients.

Responsibilities

  • Obtain clinical history
  • Perform examinations
  • Formulate lists of possible role-outs
  • Provide a plan for evaluation
  • Write up daily treatment sheets for all patients admitted

Student Supervision

Student will work supervisor approximately 8 to 12 hours a day on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday.

Housing

No

Practice Information

The Center for Specialized Veterinary Care
609-5 Cantiague Rock Road
Westbury, NY 11590

ph: 516-420-0000

website: www.vetspecialist.com

Signature on file: Richard J. Indrigri, DVM, DACVIM (Neurology)
Updated on: 1/14/2008