Surgical Procedures at Fountain Veterinary Hospital 

Welcome to the Surgical Procedures page of Fountain Veterinary Hospital. Our experienced team of veterinarians and skilled staff are committed to providing your beloved pets with the highest level of surgical care in a safe and compassionate environment. Whether your pet requires a routine procedure or a complex surgery, we are here to ensure their well-being every step of the way.

Our Surgical Expertise:

At Fountain Veterinary Hospital, we offer a wide range of surgical services tailored to the specific needs of each patient. Our team has expertise in various surgical areas, including:

  • Soft Tissue Surgery: Our veterinarians are skilled in performing various soft tissue surgeries, such as spaying and neutering, tumor removals, wound repairs, and abdominal surgeries.

  • Orthopedic Surgery: We are equipped to handle orthopedic conditions and injuries, including fracture repairs, joint surgeries, and ligament repairs, with the utmost precision and care.

  • Dental and Oral Surgery: Our dental procedures include extractions, oral tumor removals, and periodontal disease treatments to ensure your pet's oral health.

Preoperative Preparations:

Before any surgery, your pet's safety and well-being are our top priorities. Our comprehensive preoperative process includes:

  • Thorough Patient Evaluation: Our veterinarians conduct a detailed physical examination and review your pet's medical history to assess their overall health status.

  • Anesthesia Planning: We carefully select the appropriate anesthesia protocols based on your pet's age, breed, health condition, and the nature of the procedure.

  • Diagnostic Testing: We may perform blood work and/or imaging to ensure your pet is in optimal condition for surgery.

During Surgery:

  • Anesthesia Management: Your pet's vital signs are closely monitored throughout the procedure, ensuring their safety and comfort.
  • Surgical Techniques: Our skilled surgeons use advanced techniques to perform surgeries with precision and minimize tissue trauma.

  • Pain Management: We prioritize your pet's comfort and manage pain with appropriate medications and local anesthetics.

Postoperative Care:

  • Recovery and Monitoring: After surgery, your pet is carefully monitored during the recovery period to ensure a smooth awakening from anesthesia.

  • Pain Relief: Our team continues to manage your pet's pain with medications tailored to their needs.

  • Wound Care: We provide guidance on wound care, including dressing changes and suture removal, to facilitate proper healing.

  • Nutritional Support: We offer recommendations for postoperative diets and hydration to aid in the recovery process.

Communication and Support:

  • Pet Owner Education: We believe in open communication. We'll provide you with a thorough understanding of the procedure, including any potential risks and benefits.

  • Postoperative Instructions: Clear instructions on at-home care, medication administration, and what signs to watch for are provided to ensure your pet's continued well-being.

Book an Appointment:

Payment required at time of service. Estimates available, please contact if needed. 

If your pet requires surgery or you would like to learn more about our surgical services, please don't hesitate to contact us. Our dedicated team at  Fountain Veterinary Hospital is here to provide your pet with exceptional surgical care and support throughout their journey to recovery.