Dr. Jurney is originally from Atlanta, and graduated summa cum laude from the University of Georgia, College of Veterinary Medicine in 2005. After vet school, she completed an internship at the VCA Specialty Center of Seattle and her neurology residency at the University of Pennsylvania. She was awarded her neurology diplomate in 2009 and her Advanced Neurosurgery Certificate in 2011.
While at UPenn she found her love of teaching and excelled in making the often unloved doctrine of neurology both understandable and practical for her students. This skill has served her well across numerous speaking engagements, in teaching residents and while educating her clients about their pet's condition. Dr. Jurney is an enthusiastic clinician.
While she enjoys all neurology neurosurgical procedures and neurocritical care have a special place in her heart. n 2015, she decided to combine her love of neurology, traveling, and education, and Jurney Veterinary Neurology was formed. She currently lives with her husband and their pets in beautiful San Francisco. In her spare time, Dr. Jurney is a sculptor, stained glass artist, and adventurous cook.