Animal Hospital Surgical Treatments

General Surgery/Soft tissue

  • Head & Neck Reconstructive Surgery
  • Surgery for chronic ear disease and tumors (total ear canal ablation)
  • Airway Surgery (laryngeal paralysis, brachycephalic syndrome, collapsing trachea)
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Urogenital Surgery
  • Hepatobiliary (including portosystemic shunts)
  • Thoracic Surgery (lung lobectomy)
  • Cardiovascular (PDA, PRAA, cardiac tumors, pacemaker implantation)
  • Upper and lower respiratory tract
  • Hernia repair
  • Surgical oncology (resection of tumors)

Orthopedic Surgery

  • Simple & Complex Fracture Repair
  • Ligament & Tendon Injuries:
    • Cruciate ligament rupture: Tibial Plateau Leveling Osteotomy (TPLO)
    • Patella luxation
    • Achilles tendon tear
    • Joint luxation/instability
  • Other orthopedic treatments:
    • Triple Pelvic Osteotomy (TPO)
    • Total Hip Replacement (THR)
    • Femoral head and neck excision (FHO)
    • OCD
    • Elbow dysplasia
    • Angular limb deformities


  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Analysis
  • Myelography
  • Neurosurgery: Disc Herniation, Spinal Fracture, Spinal Instability, Spinal & Brain Tumors


The goal of the Miami Veterinary Specialists is to make the experience for our clients as stress-free as possible.

To make an appointment for your cat or dog  please call (305) 665-2820.

When you call, a scheduling staff member will assist you. A referral to the Miami Veterinary Specialists can be requested by your veterinarian as well. If it is not possible to keep a scheduled appointment, please contact the scheduling staff at least 24 hours in advance. If you are going to arrive late, please contact the scheduling staff as soon as possible.