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Specialties and Services at BluePearl Pet Hospital in Columbia, SC

When your pet needs referral-based specialty care, you can trust the expert specialty clinicians at BluePearl Pet Hospital. We focus on advanced veterinary care in the specialties of:

  • Acupuncture
  • Anesthesiology & Pain Management
  • Diagnostic Imaging
  • Neurology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Surgery

About Veterinary Neurology at BluePearl Pet Hospital Columbia, SC

Veterinary neurology is the branch of medicine that treats diseases of the nervous system: the brain, spinal cord, nerves, and muscles in pets. This encompasses such common problems as epilepsy, herniated disks, spinal and head injuries, meningitis, and cancers of the nervous system.

Our neurology services:

  • BAER (Brainstem Auditory Evoked Potential) Testing
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Collection and Analysis
  • Craniotomy/Craniectomy-Diagnostic and Therapeutic
  • Dorsal Laminectomy (cervical and lumbosacral)
  • Electromyography (EMG)
  • Hemilaminectomy
  • Nerve Conduction Velocity (NCV)
  • Neuromuscular Disease Diagnosis and Management
  • Non-surgical Spinal Cord Disease Diagnosis and Management
  • Seizure Diagnosis and Management
  • Spinal Distraction and Stabilization
  • Neurosurgery
  • Ventral Slot Surgery

About Veterinary Ophthalmology at BluePearl Pet Hospital in Columbia, SC

The ophthalmologist performs an eye surgery.Our veterinary ophthalmologists treat eye conditions in pets that affect their view of the world. We use special tools to examine your pet’s eyes and diagnose any condition that may obstruct vision or cause pain. In collaboration with your pet’s primary veterinarian, we discuss potential treatment options for your pet – with the goal of providing the best vision and quality of life possible.

We treat a wide range of conditions that affect the eye, including:

About Veterinary Surgery at BluePearl Pet Hospital in Columbia, SC

Three veterinarians in scrubs work together to perform surgery in an operating room.For various reasons, most pets face surgery at some point. It may be nothing more than neutering or spaying, or it could be a life-threatening situation. Regardless of the condition, our objective is simple but all-important: giving you and your pet more quality time together. That’s where quality, comprehensive surgical services come in.

Our surgery services include:

  • Advanced Anesthetic Monitoring
  • Bone and Joint Surgery
  • Bone Biopsy
  • Brain and Spinal Surgery
  • Comprehensive Peri-Operative Monitoring
  • Emergency Surgery
  • Hip Dysplasia Diagnosis and Management
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Multimodal Analgesia
  • Reconstructive Surgery
  • Tissue Biopsies

Compassionate Treatment

Our team respects the close bond between pets and their owners and treats each with dignity, compassion and kindness.