Types of Orthopedic Surgery Available
Dr. Tyler J Mollet at Glen Eagles Pet Hospital has received rigorous training from well renowned board-certified Veterinary Surgeons to offer advanced orthopedic surgery techniques that take care of common orthopedic conditions. Advanced techniques include:
- TPLO (Tibial Plateau Leaving Osteotomy)
- FHO (Femoral Head and Neck Ostectomy)
- Long Bone Fractures
What Medical Conditions Can Orthopedic Surgery Correct?
When your animal companion needs orthopedic care, consider contacting Dr. Mollet to find out if orthopedic surgery is a treatment option. You might be surprised to learn about the many medical conditions that can be corrected or improved through this technologically advanced treatment option. These include:
Hip dysplasia is a condition that is very common in certain breeds of dogs, including German Shepherds. Orthopedic surgery can correct this situation.
Fractures and Breaks
If your animal companion suffers any kind of fracture or break from an accident or other injury, it’s essential to get them to your veterinarian as soon as possible. The sooner that orthopedic surgery can be performed, the better the possible outcome.
Cranial Cruciate Ligament Rupture (aka ACL in a human)
Rupture of ligaments can cause your furry loved one to become lame. When this type of injury occurs in both legs, the level of lameness can be devastating, impacting your pet’s emotional well-being and overall physical health. Fortunately, there are orthopedic surgery solutions that can correct the problem.
Dr. Tyler J Mollet can help with these problems and more. Talk to a team member at (405) 463-0600 for treatment options for your pet.