Surgical Service

The Surgical Service at VCSG offers a broad range of surgical expertise in both Orthopedic and Soft Tissue surgery. Our state-of-the-art facility permits us to offer the most advanced surgical care available. We work in partnership with your primary care veterinarian to ensure continuity of care regardless of your distance from our office.

Surgical procedures available include, but are not limited to, the following:

Orthopedic surgery:

Total hip replacement*
Triple/double pelvic osteotomy
Arthroscopic surgery
OCD
Elbow dysplasia (FCP, UAP, OCD)
FHO
Cranial cruciate ligament surgery (TTA, TPLO, lateral suture)
Patellar luxation correction (MPL/LPL/Patella alta)
Fracture repair (plate fixation, external skeletal fixation, etc)
Corrective osteotomy/angular limb deformity
Arthrodesis

*Note that VCSG is the only specialty referral practice in this region (including academic institutions) that performs hip replacement surgery

Abdominal surgery:

Gastropexy
Intestinal surgery
Splenectomy
Biliary surgery (mucocele, biliary diversion)
Extrahepatic portosystemic shunts
Cystotomy
Neoureterocystostomy (ectopic ureter)
Nephrectomy
Diaphragmatic hernia
Peritoneal-pericardial diaphragmatic hernia
C-section

Thoracic surgery:

Lung lobectomy
Pericardiectomy
PDA
PRAA

Reconstructive surgery:

Perineal hernia
Total ear canal ablation
Caudectomy (screw tail)
Skin reconstructive (flaps, grafts, etc)
Mandibulectomy/maxillectomy

Airway surgery:

Brachycephalic
Laryngeal paralysis (arytenoid lateralization/tie-back)
Rhinotomy

Endocrine:

Thyroidectomy
Parathyroidectomy
Adrenalectomy (without caval invasion)

Minimally invasive surgery:

This involves a variety of both orthopedic and soft tissue procedures and includes arthroscopy, laparoscopy, thoracoscopy, and minimally invasive fracture repair using C-arm fluoroscopy. These procedures are generally associated with lower post-surgery discomfort and more rapid recovery from surgery.

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