Meet Dr. Partnow

Alix Partnow


  • BA (with honors) Chemistry – Williams College 2002
  • DVM (with high honors) – University of Illinois 2007
  • MS Veterinary Science – University of Missouri 2011

Postgraduate Training 

  • Internship – Veterinary Specialty Center of Seattle 2007-2008
  • Neurology/Neurosurgery Residency – University of Missouri 2008-2011

Board Certification

  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (Neurology)

Memberships / Affiliations

  • American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine
  • Past Chair, Neurology Residency Credentials Committee
  • Past Chair, Residency Training Committee
  • American Veterinary Medical Association
  • Washington State Veterinary Medical Association
  • Puget Sound Veterinary Medical Association

Dr. Alix Partnow was born and raised in Anchorage, Alaska. Her professional interests include neuro-oncology, heritable and degenerative conditions of the central nervous system, neurosurgery and post-operative rehabilitation. Her master’s thesis was on Paradoxical Dysuria among Dogs with Degenerative Lumbosacral Stenosis. Outside the hospital Dr. Partnow is an avid cook/baker and a distance runner. You’ll probably find her exploring local parks and trails with her two dogs.