Soft Tissue Surgery

At Melbourne Animal Specialist Hospital, we understand that pets are an important part of your family, and their health and well-being are of utmost importance. We are proud to offer exceptional surgical services for pets in need of specialized care for complex soft tissue conditions. Our dedicated team of expert veterinarians and state-of-the-art facilities are here to provide the highest level of care and surgical expertise for your beloved pets.

Our veterinary surgeons specialize in a comprehensive range of soft tissue procedures, including but not limited to:

  • Abdominal Surgery: We routinely perform a wide range of abdominal surgeries on all intra-abdominal organ systems including:
    • Gastrointestinal Surgery
    • Liver and Gall Bladder Surgery
    • Urinary Tract Surgery
    • Adrenal Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery: Thoracic surgeries relating to the lungs, mediastinum and cardiovascular systems.
  • Surgical Endoscopy: We employ minimally invasive techniques such as laparoscopy and thoracoscopy to perform diagnostic and therapeutic procedures. These techniques reduce post-operative discomfort and promote faster recovery for your pet.
  • Oncologic Surgeries: Our veterinary specialists are experienced in performing soft tissue surgeries to diagnose and treat various types of cancer in animals. We offer tumour removal and reconstructive procedures to improve the quality of life for pets with cancer.
  • Wound Management and Reconstructive Surgery: Our team excels in wound reconstruction of traumatic wounds, and complex surgical incisions. Our surgeons employ advanced techniques, such as skin grafting and axial pattern flap reconstruction, to facilitate wound healing and restore functionality.
  • Head and Neck Surgeries: We provide surgical solutions for conditions affecting the head and neck region, including surgery for brachycephalic airway syndrome, laryngeal paralysis and salivary gland disorders.

Collaborative Approach:

We believe in a collaborative approach to veterinary care. Our surgeons work closely with other specialists, including internal medicine specialists, radiologists, and critical care specialists, to provide comprehensive and integrated treatment plans for our patients. We value effective communication and collaboration with pet owners and referring veterinarians throughout the surgical journey.

State-of-the-Art Facilities:

At Melbourne Animal Specialist Hospital, we are equipped with advanced surgical facilities and cutting-edge technology. Our state-of-the-art operating theatres, monitoring equipment, and anaesthesia protocols ensure the highest level of safety and precision during surgical procedures.

Compassionate and Personalized Care:

We understand the emotional bond between you and your pet, and we strive to provide compassionate care tailored to your pet’s unique needs. Our team is committed to effective communication, answering all your questions, and keeping you informed about your pet’s progress before, during, and after surgery.

Trust us with your pet’s well-being, and we will strive to restore their health and improve their quality of life. Contact us today to schedule a consultation or learn more about our services.