Orchard Road Veterinary Surgery, Inc.

Surgical Procedures
BrownKnowing that your pet needs a surgery can be intimidating. You will likely have many questions. Most can be answered directly by your family veterinarian. In case you have additional questions specifically concerning your pet’s condition or surgical procedure here is a list of PDF files that can help to alleviate your concern and answer many of your questions. For any additional information not available on this website please feel free to contact ORVS and Dr. Maura O’Brien (see contact information).

General Information for the Pet Owner (PDF files)
pdfHow to prepare your pet for surgery
pdfHow much will this surgery cost?
pdfHow to care for your pet after surgery
pdfCommon Surgical Complications

Surgical Conditions & Procedures
• Arthritis
• Ear Surgery
• Elbow Surgery
• Hip Surgery
• Knee Surgery
• Respiratory Conditions
• Shoulder Surgery

Arthritis (PDF File)
pdfStem Cell Therapy

Ear Surgery (PDF Files)
pdfEar Surgery for Cats with polyps
pdfEar Surgery for chronic unresolving infection

Elbow Surgery (PDF File)
pdfElbow Dysplasia

Hip Surgery (PDF Files)
pdfHip Dysplasia - Femoral Head and Neck Excision
pdfHip Dysplasia - Hip Replacement
pdfHip Dysplasia - Juvenile Pubic Symphysiodesis (JPS)
pdfHip Dysplasia - Triple Pelvic Osteotomy (TPO)
pdfHip Surgery - Femoral Head and Neck Excision

Knee Surgery (PDF Files)
pdfCruciate - Tibial Plateau Leveling Osteotomy (TPLO) Brochure
pdfCruciate Ligament - Lateral Suture Surgery
pdfPatellar Luxation Brochure

Respiratory Conditions (PDF File)
pdfLaryngeal Paralysis

Shoulder Surgery (PDF File)
pdfShoulder Osteochondritis Dissecans (OCD)