sxdepOur Surgery Department performs a wide variety of surgical procedures. Some of the commonly treated conditions include:
Orthopedic and Neurologic

  • Bone tumors
  • Common calcaneal (Achilles) tendon injuries
  • Cranial cruciate ligament (ACL) rupture
  • Fractures
  • Hip dysplasia
  • Hip luxation
  • Intervertebral disk herniation
  • Patella luxation

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  • Adrenal tumors
  • Biliary mucocele
  • Bladder stones
  • Brachycephalic airway syndrome
  • Chronic ear infections
  • Chylothorax
  • Cryptorchidism (retained testicles)
  • Extrahepatic portosystemic shunts
  • Gastric dilitation volvulus (bloat)
  • Gastrointestinal foreign body
  • Gastrointestinal tumors
  • Hernias
  • Hooded/recessed vulva
  • Kidney tumors
  • Laryngeal paralysis
  • Liver tumors
  • Lung tumors
  • Oncologic (cancer) surgery
  • Pancreatic tumors
  • Pericardial effusion
  • Perineal hernia
  • Pyometra
  • Splenic tumors
  • Thyroid and parathyroid tumors
  • Urinary obstruction

In order to ensure patient safety, we routinely use electrocardiography (ECG), pulse oximetry, capnography, temperature and blood pressure monitoring for anesthetized patients. We also feel that patient comfort is of the utmost importance and we utilize multimodal pain management during surgery and the recovery period.

For more information click on the links below:
American College of Veterinary Surgeons
Orthopedic Foundation for Animals