Welcome to LAASER, where every wag of the tail and purr of contentment matters. In our pursuit of comprehensive care for our furry companions, we delve into the intricate world of neurology and neurosurgery. Join us as we uncover the essential role played by our dedicated Neurologist and Neurosurgeon, Dr. Robert Powers-Davis, DVM, DACVIM (Neurology), in providing specialized care for pets facing neurological challenges. 

The Expertise Behind the Scenes: 

Step into the realm of neurology at LAASER, where our specialists embark on a journey of advanced training and specialization. Dr. Powers-Davis is not just a veterinarian; he is a trailblazer in the field, armed with extensive residency programs and board certifications from prestigious organizations. His expertise, honed through years of dedication and learning, forms the bedrock of our neurological services. 

Unraveling Mysteries: The Diagnostic Odyssey: 

In the labyrinth of the nervous system, Dr. Powers-Davis wields powerful diagnostic tools to navigate with precision. From high-tech imaging modalities to intricate neurological examinations, he leaves no stone unturned in unraveling the mysteries hidden within each patient’s neurology. Whether it’s pinpointing the source of seizures or detecting spinal cord injuries, their keen eyes and adept hands guide us through the diagnostic odyssey. 

Surgical Symphony: Precision in Practice: 

When the journey leads to the operating room, our neurosurgeon takes center stage, conducting a surgical symphony of precision and care. With delicate hands and state-of-the-art equipment, he performs intricate procedures to address neurological conditions with finesse. From spinal surgeries to brain tumor resections, each maneuver is orchestrated to restore mobility, alleviate pain, and ignite hope in the hearts of pet parents. 

Collaboration: The Heartbeat of Healing: 

At LAASER, collaboration pulses at the heart of our approach to pet care. Dr. Powers-Davis harmonizes with primary care veterinarians and specialists, weaving a tapestry of care that encompasses the whole patient. Through interdisciplinary consultations and open communication, they ensure that each pet receives tailored treatment and holistic support on their journey to recovery. 

A Symphony of Progress: Innovation and Exploration: 

Beyond the confines of routine care, our neurologist and neurosurgeon are champions of progress and exploration. They dive into the depths of research, embarking on clinical trials and studies to push the boundaries of veterinary neurology. Their commitment to innovation fuels our quest for excellence, propelling us toward a future where pets can thrive, even in the face of neurological challenges. 


As we bid adieu to the depths of neurology and neurosurgery at LAASER, we extend our heartfelt gratitude to our dedicated team of specialists. Their unwavering dedication, expertise, and compassion form the backbone of our commitment to providing unparalleled care for our furry companions. With them by our side, we navigate the complexities of the nervous system with confidence, knowing that every pet’s journey is met with skill, empathy, and unwavering support. 

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In the realm of pet healthcare, the expertise of board-certified veterinary internists plays a pivotal role in diagnosing and managing complex medical conditions. At LAASER, our commitment to providing comprehensive care to our patients is exemplified by the invaluable contributions of our board-certified veterinary internists.

Expertise and Training:

Board-certified veterinary internists at LAASER are veterinarians who have undergone extensive additional training in internal medicine beyond their veterinary degree. They have completed specialized residency programs focused on diagnosing and treating diseases affecting internal organs and body systems. After rigorous examination, they earn board certification from esteemed organizations such as the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (ACVIM). This specialized training equips them with the knowledge, skills, and expertise to navigate complex medical issues in pets with precision and care.

Comprehensive Diagnostic Abilities:

Our board-certified veterinary internists possess a comprehensive array of diagnostic tools and techniques to unravel the mysteries of complex medical conditions in pets. From advanced imaging modalities such as ultrasound and endoscopy to specialized laboratory tests including bloodwork, urinalysis, and cytology, they leave no stone unturned in their pursuit of accurate diagnoses. By leveraging their expertise and cutting-edge technology, they can swiftly identify underlying health issues and devise targeted treatment plans tailored to each patient’s unique needs.

Tailored Treatment Plans:

Once a diagnosis is made, our board-certified veterinary internists collaborate closely with pet owners and primary care veterinarians to develop personalized treatment plans. These plans may encompass a spectrum of interventions, including medications, dietary modifications, and supportive therapies, all aimed at optimizing the pet’s health and well-being. With a commitment to ongoing monitoring and adjustments, our internists ensure that each patient receives the highest standard of care at every stage of their treatment journey.

Collaborative Approach:

At LAASER, collaboration lies at the heart of our approach to pet healthcare. Our board-certified veterinary internists work hand-in-hand with primary care veterinarians and other specialists to provide seamless, integrated care for our patients. Through regular communication and consultation, they foster a multidisciplinary approach to treatment that maximizes outcomes and enhances the overall patient experience. By working together as a cohesive team, we empower our patients to thrive and flourish.

Continuous Learning and Research:

Our board-certified veterinary internists are steadfast in their commitment to continuous learning and research. They actively engage in ongoing education and training to stay abreast of the latest advancements in veterinary medicine. Through participation in clinical trials, research studies, and professional organizations, they contribute to the advancement of veterinary internal medicine and shape the future of pet healthcare. Their dedication to innovation and excellence ensures that our patients benefit from the most cutting-edge treatments and therapies available.


At LAASER, our board-certified veterinary internists are dedicated to elevating the standard of care for our furry patients. Their expertise, compassion, and unwavering commitment to excellence make them indispensable members of our veterinary healthcare team. By entrusting the care of your beloved pets to our internists, you can rest assured that they are receiving the highest quality medical attention available.

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In the dynamic realm of veterinary medicine, specialized care is paramount to address the diverse needs of our cherished animal companions. When facing critical cases demanding urgent interventions, the expertise of a board-certified criticalist is indispensable. Let’s explore the critical role of these specialists at LAASER and how they ensure optimal outcomes for our furry friends in times of crisis.

Expertise and Training:

At LAASER, our board-certified criticalists are veterinarians who have undergone rigorous training beyond the standard veterinary degree. They’ve completed specialized residency programs focused specifically on critical care medicine, followed by extensive examinations to achieve board certification. This specialized training equips them with the knowledge, skills, and expertise to manage complex medical and surgical emergencies in animals.

Comprehensive Critical Care:

Our criticalists are adept at managing a wide array of urgent and life-threatening conditions, including trauma, organ failure, respiratory distress, sepsis, and toxicities. They excel in performing emergency procedures such as CPR, thoracocentesis, and blood transfusions, while utilizing advanced monitoring equipment to assess and stabilize patients in critical condition. Their comprehensive approach to critical care ensures that each patient at LAASER receives timely and tailored interventions.

Collaborative Approach:

At LAASER, our board-certified criticalists foster interdisciplinary collaboration within our veterinary hospital. They work closely with primary care veterinarians, specialists, and support staff to develop comprehensive treatment plans and coordinate care for critically ill patients. By fostering open communication and teamwork, our criticalists help optimize patient outcomes and ensure seamless continuity of care.

Advanced Diagnostic and Therapeutic Modalities:

Our criticalists have access to advanced diagnostic and therapeutic modalities to aid in the diagnosis and management of critical cases. This may include advanced imaging techniques such as ultrasound and CT scans, as well as specialized laboratory testing to assess organ function and blood parameters. They are also proficient in administering and monitoring complex medications and therapies, such as mechanical ventilation, hemodialysis, and continuous infusions, to support patients in critical condition.

7 Day A Week Coverage:

At LAASER, we understand the importance of around-the-clock availability in critical care medicine. Our board-certified criticalists are available for consultation and emergency intervention 7 days-a-week, ensuring that patients in critical condition receive prompt and compassionate care. Their unwavering dedication to providing timely and expert care is instrumental in saving lives and alleviating suffering in our animal companions.


The role of a board-certified criticalist at LAASER is fundamental to our mission of providing exceptional veterinary care. Their specialized training, expertise, and commitment to high-quality critical care are essential in managing life-threatening emergencies and ensuring the best possible outcomes for our furry friends. By entrusting the care of critically ill patients to these highly trained professionals, pet owners can have confidence that their beloved companions are in capable hands, even in the most challenging of circumstances.

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