Surgical and anesthetic procedures at OPAH are performed with
your pet’s safety and comfort as our highest priority.
Anesthesia is never totally risk free. Before any anesthetic
procedure we evaluate your pet’s health through a physical
exam and review of medical records. We then make recommendations
for pre anesthetic blood work or other tests as indicated.
Lab tests prior to surgery can identify pets at risk for complications
and help us determine which anesthetic techniques are best
for your pet.
We perform a wide variety of soft tissue surgeries utilizing
current techniques. Pets requiring certain orthopedic and
other specialized surgeries may be referred to a surgical