Veterinarian Service

Pet Orthopedic Surgery

Learn more about our orthopedic surgery services by reading on!

Pet Orthopedic Surgery

Orthopedics refers to issues affecting your pet’s skeletal system and extremities, such as bones, joints, muscles, tendons, and ligaments. Orthopedic issues can have an impact on your pet’s attitude and quality of life.

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Pet Orthopedic Surgery

You may notice a minor limp, avoidance of active activity such as jumping, hesitation to get up, or other indications that your pet is in pain. Fortunately, Dillon Animal Hospital is here to assist. Let’s speak about your greatest possibilities because life is better when you’re moving!

We perform many types of orthopedic (bone) surgeries, including:

  • TPLO for cranial cruciate ligament rupture
  • Corrective surgery for the medial (and lateral) patellar luxation
  • Internal fixation for fractures
  • Joint arthrodesis (i.e., pan carpal arthrodesis) for severe osteoarthritis and injuries
  • Corrective surgeries for limb deformities