We perform many types of orthopaedic (bone) surgeries in our clinic. Because we want to ensure that our patients receive the best possible outcome, we occasionally refer them to veterinary specialists such as orthopaedic surgeons to perform very complex surgeries or for large
Anterior Cruciate Rupture repairs & Patella repairs are the most common orthopaedic surgery performed at our clinic nowadays. We get the occasional bone fracture, which may require pinning and casting, but the most important thing with Orthopaedic surgeries is the after care at home, the patient needs strict cage rest in most cases for 4-6 weeks with lead walking for toileting.
Please contact us if you have any questions about these procedures or if you think your pet might benefit from them.