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24 Hour Emergency and Specialty Hospital  

San Jose, CA
Call us at (408) 649-7070

Meet Dr. Michael Harrington

Michael Harrington, DVM, MS, DACVIM – Neurology

Diplomate American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (Neurology) 

Dr. Michael Harrington, an Idaho Native, earned his doctorate in veterinary medicine at Washington State University, graduating at the top of his class. He returned to Washington State University to become the first resident in Neurology and Neurosurgery, where he participated in brain tumor research and also completed his Master’s degree in Veterinary Science. He later accepted a clinical instructorship in neurology and neurosurgery at the University of Missouri.

A board certified diplomate in Neurology and Neurosurgery through the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine, Dr. Harrington has published numerous journal articles, book chapters, and publications, and has participated in many presentations at the local and national level. He has been involved with radiation biology projects, stereotactic radiosurgery, seizure surgery and the advancement of neurosurgical techniques in both large and small animals. Dr. Harrington is studying integrative medicine for neurologic disease (acupuncture and herbal therapy) and he works closely with many law enforcement agencies in the treatment of their Working K9's. Nearly all of Dr. Harrington's free time is spent studying integrative medical therapies and with his German Shepherd Orion.

At Silicon Valley Veterinary Specialists, are here when you need us.

Featured Services

We provide specialty care such as oncology, internal medicine, neurology, and surgery as well as 24-hour emergency care. Learn more about all the services we provide.
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