Surgery and Anaesthesia

  • Fully equipped surgery suite and anaesthetic monitoring capabilities by Registered Veterinary Technicians
  • ECG – allows for heart rate and rhythm monitoring
  • Pulse oximetry – monitors oxygenation status
  • Doppler – provides an audible heart beat and allows for measuring of systolic blood pressure
  • Cardell blood pressure – systolic, diastolic and mean pressures
  • Body temperature – heating blankets and pads to ensure optimal recovery
  • Pre, intra, and post-operative pain medications for optimal effective control of pain and anxiety
  • Spay and neutering
  • Prophylactic gastropexy for large breed dogs
  • Wound care and management
  • Lumpectomy
  • Caesarean section
  • Cystotomy for bladder stone removal
  • Gastrotomy/Enterotomy for foreign body removal
  • Cruciate repair (knee injury)
  • Extracapsular repair for small dogs with Dr. Armstrong
  • TPLO procedure with on-site mobile specialist (see Dr. Smith biography)
  • Orthopaedic and other surgical procedures also performed by Dr. Smith on-site
  • Endoscopy and colonoscopy available (see Dr. Gordetsky biography)