Surgery

Veterinary Surgery Toronto

Surgery

Dr. Debbie Reynolds, Specialist in Veterinary Surgery, Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Surgery – Small Animal

Surgery Services

  • Consultation with board-certified surgeons
  • Surgical treatment of elective orthopedic conditions – TPLO, TTA, MPL, FHO, arthroscopy
  • Fracture repair and surgical management of complex traumatic wounds
  • Routine soft tissue surgery – BAS, cystotomy, abdominal and thoracic procedures
  • Oncologic surgery including skin and reconstructive procedures
  • Routine laparoscopic procedures including liver biopsies, ovariectomies, cryptorchids, and prophylactic gastropexies
  • Advanced laparoscopic procedures – cholecystectomy, adrenalectomy
  • Thoracoscopic procedures – PRAA, Chylothorax, Pericardectomy, Lung Lobectomy
  • Interventional procedures – tracheal stenting, urethral and ureteral stenting, SUB catheters
  • Total hip replacements – Biomedtrix Universal Hip Replacement (Certified)

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Common reasons for consultation

  • Trauma
  • Diagnosis and surgical management of lameness
  • Diagnosis and treatment of developmental diseases – hip and elbow dysplasia.
  • Surgical oncology
  • Acute abdomens
  • Urinary tract disease
  • Intrathoracic disease
  • Airway disease
  • Complex wound management
  • Minimally invasive preventative procedures i.e. Laparoscopic spay/gastropexy
  • High-risk anesthetic patients for preventative procedures i.e. VWF dogs

Strengths of Service

  • Discussion of all treatment options, surgical or medical, with the owners to develop a treatment plan that is designed to provide quality of life for the owner and their pets.
  • Our board-certified surgeons underwent an extensive 3-year specialty training residency following graduation from Veterinary School and have completed specialist certification.
  • We have 5 surgical suites dedicated to orthopedic, soft tissue or neurological procedures.
  • Our state of the art surgical image guidance system provided by 7d Surgical (www.7dsurgical.com) allows for advanced surgical planning and treatment integrating the planning image onto the surgical plane
  • We are equipped with an advanced OEC 9900 C-arm system (fluoroscopy), Storz arthroscopy/laparoscopy tower and use Synthes locking plate technology.
  • Direct collaboration with other services (including critical care, internal medicine, oncology, anesthesia & analgesia, cardiology, emergency) and the referring veterinarians to ensure best quality medicine.
  • Access to other advanced diagnostic imaging modalities including ultrasound, CT and 3T MRI to help with diagnosis and surgical planning.
  • A 24-hour emergency service to allow continuity of care and management of possible complications
  • Provision of on-call access for surgical emergencies and to assist the emergency doctors.
  • Client education, ongoing care, and communication, as well as patient comfort and quality of life are important to us.
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