Blackburn Animal Hospital

9877 3277


Advanced Surgeries

The highly skilled veterinarians and veterinary nurses are highly trained and experienced to offer a wide range of surgeries, as well as more advanced surgical services. 

Dr Harkin is a highly experienced surgeon and his skills have been recognised in the field. Seung is also a skilled surgeon and they can do many surgeries that could be beyond the skills of general veterinarians and that are commonly done by specialists. Some of the surgeries we can offer: 

- Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) rupture repair: TWO (Tbial Wedge Osteotomy), Tight Rope, Deangelis / extracapsular repair
- Advanced cancer resection with skin flaps +/- grafts if needed
- Annal Sacculectomy (Removal of anal glands)
- Urogenital Surgeries: Urethral prolapse, Perineal Urethrostomy
- Fracture Repairs
- BOAS (Brachycephalic Obstructed Airway Syndrome) sugeies
- Eye surgeries: Cherry eye repair, Dry Eye surgery (parotid duct transplant), conjunctival flap, Keratectomy, Tarsorrhaphy
- Laryngeal Paralysis (Tie back)
- And much more

Our ability to perform advanced surgeries  provides many advantages:
- Your pet knows our veterinary team
- We know your pet and of course their parents
- We have a very effective pain control management
- We treat the patient, not just the disease 

We are here to help, please contact us if you require any surgical advice.