Orthopaedics

Helping a Dog with Broken Leg

Hit by a car, this young 8 months old has is upper leg bone broken. The fracture position that was very close to the ligament made it more difficult to be fixed. The complication was carried further by the fact that he was brought into the clinic 5 days after the incident. Fortunately the cross-pin […]

Surgery to Fix Dislocated Kneecap

A young female dog had┬ádislocated kneecap, a situation known in medical terminology as Luxating Patella. The severity was escalating from grade II to grade III. During the surgery we deepened the trochlea and cut the tibial crest so the patella (kneecap) could be returned into its position. To keep the kneecap in position, a pin […]