Surgery

We offer the most advanced surgery and surgical technology available in a general practice. Prior to surgery, all patients are meticulously screened to assure a safe procedure.

Anesthetics are specifically tailored to your pet and administered with modern anesthetic equipment by our carefully trained veterinary staff.

We strive to ensure the safest, most efficient, pain free procedures for your pet.

Our facilities are equipped with:

  • Heated surgery tables for greater comfort
  • Advanced sterilization techniques
  • ECG and oxygen saturation monitors
  • Intra-operative fluid delivery
  • Intensive post-operative pain protocols.

We strongly encourage pre-surgical blood tests prior to general anesthesia even in apparently healthy patients.

Pain management is an integral part of our surgical services.

We provide surgical services for:

  • Soft tissue
  • Orthopedic cases
  • Opthalmic cases.

We also refer to surgical specialists when needed to ensure the best care for your pet.

Surgery We Provide Includes:

  • Cranial Cruciate Tears
  • Patella Luxation
  • Fracture Repair
  • Routine Spay/Neuter
  • Abdominal Exploration
  • Tumor Removal
  • Pain Management

Post operative pain management is critical to successful outcomes.

We employ a variety of pain management protocols depending on the type of surgical procedure and the expected level of potential pain.

We do not arbitrarily use pain medicine.

We choose our management protocols depending on the individual circumstance.

Our pain management protocols include the following:

  • Opiates
  • NSAIDs
  • Acupuncture
  • Laser therapy
  • Epidurals
  • Lidocaine infusion.