Orthopaedics


In orthopaedics we deal with bones, joints and the muscles that move them.

We treat injuries and fractures by means of Internal and External fixation, arthroscopic surgery and have great experience in dealing with major trauma injuries, joint surgery, and growth abnormalities.

The first sign of orthopaedic problems may involve your pet becoming lame, or painful.

A detailed examination is always performed, this may be all that is required with simple injuries, however more detailed examination may be neccessary.

This may include:

 

 Help is available during your pet's recovery and your vet will be able to advise on appropriate long term therapy, physiotherapyhydrotherapy and accupuncture.