Orthopedic Surgery

Orthopedic Surgery

The orthopedic procedures performed at CVSS include:

Stifle/knee

  • Stabilize cranial cruciate ligament tears (TPLO, TTA, ECS)
  • Meniscectomy
  • Corrections of patellar luxations

Pelvis/hip

  • Femoral head & neck ostectomy (FHO)
  • Triple pelvic osteotomy (TPO)
  • Total hip replacement (THR)

Elbow

  • Fragmented medial coronoid process (FCP)
  • Ununited anconeal process (UAP)
  • Elbow inconguency (ulnar osteotomy/ostectomy)

Shoulder

  • Medial shoulder instability stabilization
  • Biceps tendon
  • Osteochondrosis dissecans lesions (OCD)

Distal Limb (carpus/tarsus/digits)

  • Arthrodesis (partial or complete)
  • Amputation
  • Ligament repair

Fracture stabilization

  • Internal or external fixation