PAVC

PAVC
Specialty

Surgery

Surgery can be broadly categorized into orthopaedics, soft tissue surgery and neurosurgery. Specialists in surgery are known as surgeons and they are trained to perform advanced surgical procedures. Our surgeons focus on orthopaedics, soft tissue and neurosurgery. Examples of surgical capabilities:

 

Orthopaedic Surgery

  • Total Hip Replacement (THR)
  • Tibial Plateau Leveling Osteotomy (TPLO)
  • Fracture repairs using locking and conventional plating systems, External fixators, or Interlocking nails
  • Arthroscopic procedures
  • Correction of Angular Limb Deformities, Limb lengthening
  • Triple Pelvic Osteotomy (TPO) 
  • Penn Hip Evaluations

 

Soft Tissue Surgery

  • Abdominal Surgery 
    Liver Lobectomy, Adrenalectomy, Splenectomy, Ureteral stenting, SUB, Cholecystectomy, Extra Hepatic Porto-systemic Shunt Attenuations, Intrahepatic Porto-systemic Shunt Coiling, Ectopic Ureter Transplanting, Urethral Stenting, and many other procedures too numerous to list
  • Thoracic Surgery 
    ​Lung Lobectomy, Tracheal Stenting, PDA closure, Periotoneopericardial Hernia Repair, PRAA,
  • Skin and Wound Reconstructive techniques:  VAC, Skin flap procedures and skin grafting
  • Other minimally invasive procedures including Laparoscopy

 

Surgery Team

Surgery Team
BSc, BVMS, MANZCVS (Small Animal Surgery), MRCVS, Dip. ACVS-SA
BVetMed, MVS, Dip.ECVS, MRCVS