Dr. Marie-Philippe Bussières

Neurologist and Neurosurgeon


Dr. Bussières is available for referral appointments from Wednesdays to Saturdays.


  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM), University of Montreal (2014)
  • Multiple internships (small animal rotating, small animal specialty surgery, neurology/neurosurgery)
  • Worked in the emergency department at a busy referral hospital in Glasgow
  • Neurology/neurosurgery residency at the Veterinary Specialty Centre for Anaesthesia and Neurology in Ottawa (2022)

In her free time, she enjoys road cycling, running with her wire-haired vizsla, Gerald, hiking with her partner, and cuddling with her two cats, Leonard and Hubert. 

Recent Publications 

  1. Bussières M.P, Jull P. A case of suspected canine multifocal cervical venous sinus thrombosis causing cervical myelopathy. Can Vet J. 2023 Jun; 64(6): 534–540
  2. Bussières  M.P, Jull P. Preliminary evaluation of an indwelling epidural catheter for repeat methylprednisolone administration in canine lumbosacral stenosis. Can Vet J. 2024 – currently in press