Diagnostic Testing Available

  • Digital thermography is a diagnostic test that provides a scan of emitted radiated energy from the patient’s body.  Hot spots are commonly associated with inflammation, thus is a great tool for localizing regions of the body that have pathology.  This is useful to help determine the site on a limb that may be causing a patient’s lameness.
  • CT scans are performed in our hospital for many conditions that require imaging
  • MRI machine is now on site at our hospital is an excellent modality to diagnose musculoskeletal conditions, cancer, and neurological conditions
  • Ultrasound of tendons, ligaments, muscles, abdominal organs, head and neck
  • Digital radiography (x-ray)
  • Interpretation of radiographs
  • Tissue biopsies
    • Ultrasound-guided
    • Laparoscopic
    • Flexible endoscopic
  • Blood testing including in-house laboratory

Orthopedic Surgery

  • TPLO and MRIT for cruciate ligament repair
  • Patella luxation correction
  • Arthroscopy for correction of numerous conditions such as osteochondritis dissecans (OCD), fragmented coronoid process, meniscal tear
  • Open joint surgery, including joint dislocation repair
  • Fracture repair of limbs, pelvis and jaw
  • Ligament reconstruction
  • Tendon repair
  • Angular limb deformity correction

Abdominal Surgery

  • Liver lobectomy
  • Portosystemic shunt attenuation
  • Gall bladder and bile duct surgery
  • Gastric reconstruction and other stomach surgeries
  • Laparoscopic surgery
  • Gastropexy – prophylactic and therapeutic
  • Internal organ biopsy: liver, intestine, pancreas, kidney, bladder, lymph nodes – laparoscopic and open
  • Jejunostomy tube placement
  • Colopexy for prolapse rectum
  • Colostomy
  • Cystopexy
  • Cystotomy for stone removal – laparoscopic
  • Cryptorchidectomy – laparoscopic
  • Ovariectomy and ovariohysterectomy (spay) – laparoscopic
  • Intestinal surgery and special duodenal reconstructive surgeries
  • Pancreatectomy
  • Colectomy
  • Ectopic ureter reconstruction
  • Urinary incontinence surgery
  • Nephrectomy
  • Bladder surgery
  • Ureteral stone removal

Reconstructive Surgery

  • Free tissue transfer
  • Limb reattachment (replantation)
  • Wound reconstruction
  • Limb-sparing surgery for distal radial bone tumors
  • Anti-drool lip tuck
  • Nasal fold excision
  • Ear ablation/bulla surgery

Oncology Surgery

  • Soft tissue sarcoma excision
  • Skin tumor excision
  • Endocrine tumor excision
  • Abdominal organ tumor excision
  • Chest wall and chest organ tumor excision
  • Bone tumor excision – limb sparing surgery or amputation
  • Oral cavity tumor removal
  • Excision of many other tumors

Respiratory Surgery

  • Soft palate reconstruction
  • Laryngeal tie-back
  • Nasal and nasal cavity surgery
  • Lung lobectomy
  • Thoroscopy – minimally invasive surgery
  • Chest exploration
  • Lung biopsy and lung lobectomy

Neurologic Surgery

  • Laminectomy
  • Spinal fracture repair
  • Atlantoaxial luxation stabilization
  • Nerve/muscle biopsy

Heart Surgery

  • Persistent right aortic arch correction
  • Patent ductus arteriosus correction
  • Pericardectomy


Note: This is not a complete list of all surgical services available.

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