Francesca Raimondi


Francesca Raimondi
Francesca Raimondi DipECVN DVM MRCVS EBVS® European Specialist in Veterinary Neurology​

After qualifying from the University of Milan in 2004, Francesca worked in a number of small animal practices in Italy where she developed an interest in orthopaedics and neurology. She then spent 6 years working as a neurology clinician in a specialist referral clinic in Rome, before moving to the New Forest to work at SCVS. Francesca’s particular interests include epilepsy and minimally invasive intracranial surgery although she enjoys all aspects of neurology and neurosurgery. Francesca passed the European Diploma in Veterinary Neurology at the beginning of 2020. 


Magnetic resonance imaging findings in epileptic cats with a normal interictal neurological examination : 188 cases. / Raimondi, Francesca; Shihab, Nadia; Gutierrez-Quintana, Rodrigo; Smith, Alex; Trevail, Raquel; Sanchez-Masian, Daniel; Smith, Pete.  In: Veterinary Record, 06.04.2017.

A case of acute acquired obstructive hydrocephalus in a cat with suspected ischaemic cerebellar infarct

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Francesca Raimondi, Filipa Lourinho, Harry Scott

JFMS open reports  04/2017

Levetiracetam monotherapy for treatment of structural epilepsy in dogs: 19 cases (2010–2015)

Darren Kelly, Francesca Raimondi, Nadia Shihab

Veterinary Record Oct 2017, 181 (15) 401; DOI: 10.1136/vr.104190

Spontaneous Resorption of a Herniated Cervical Disc in a Dog Detected by Magnetic Resonance Imaging.

F Raimondi et al. Can Vet J 58 (8), 855-858. 8 2017.

Raimondi, Francesca, Palgrave, Christopher, Fraga-Manteiga, E, Witte, P and Shihab, N (2017) Infiltrative lipoma in a dog causing lysis and destruction of a thoracic vertebra without direct bony tumour infiltration. Australian Veterinary Practitioner, 47 (2). pp. 48-51.