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Vermont Veterinary Surgery Center Services

The Vermont Veterinary Surgical Center offers a full range of surgical services. With many years of experience in handling complex surgical cases, the staff at the Center is highly qualified to address challenging cases in a comforting and compassionate environment. Some of the more common services provided are as follows:

Orthopedic Surgery

Long-term experience in both diagnosing and treating orthopedic conditions in dogs and cats, combined with our state of the art equipment and comprehensive inventory of orthopedic implants, ensures that we can offer the most beneficial type of repair.

Stifle joint conditions

  • Tibial Plateau Leveling Osteotomy (TPLO)
  • Luxating patellas
  • Stem Cell Therapy
Vermont Veterinary Surgical Center Hip Replacement

Hip Dysplasia

  • Triple Pelvic Osteotomy (TPO)
  • Total hip replacement (THR)
  • Femoral Head and Neck Excision (FHNE)
  • PennHip and OFA evaluations for hip dysplasia
  • Juvenile Pubic Symphodesis (JPS)
Vermont Veterinary Surgical Center fracture repair

Fracture Repair

  • External fixator and hybrid fixation systems
  • A complete inventory of fixation implants to accommodate all types of fractures
Vermont Veterinary Surgical Center FCP elbow surgery


  • Shoulder (OCD)
  • Elbow (FCP, OCD)
  • Stifle (Cranial cruciate and meniscal injuries)
  • Tarsus (OCD)
Vermont Veterinary Surgical Center angular limb correction

Angular limb correction

Soft Tissue Surgery

Many of the soft tissue procedures that are performed are facilitated by the extensive use of stapling equipment.


  • PEG tube placement for enteral feeding

Thoracic surgery

Vermont Veterinary Surgical Center urogenital surgery


  • Endoscopic assisted cystotomy

Oncological surgery

  • Tumor removal
  • Amputation
  • Limb sparing surgery

Reconstructive surgery

  • Stenotic nares
  • Skin grafting



  • Laryngeal paralysis


  • Stabilization of spinal fractures
  • Decompression surgery for intervertebral disk disease
  • Excision of spinal tumors


Vermont Veterinary Surgical Center orthodontics

Dental Procedures

  • Exodontics
  • Endodontics
  • Selective orthodontics
Vermont Veterinary Surgical Center endoscopic surgery

Emergency Surgery

  • Gastric dilatation and volvulus
  • Gastric foreign bodies
  • Intestinal obstructions
  • Traumatic wounds and injuries
  • Foreign body retrieval via non-invasive flexible endoscopy

Blood Products

For veterinarians, the Vermont Veterinary Surgical Center has available a supply of canine blood products. On premise canine blood typing is available for the veterinarian’s convenience.

  • Packed Red Blood Cells(PRBC)
  • Fresh Frozen Plasma (FFP)

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