PETSURG is the only surgical facility along the I-15 corridor in San Diego county. The hospital was started to meet the needs of pet owners in San Diego who prefer the peace of mind that comes with having surgical procedures performed by a veterinarian with advanced training and expertise to solve complex orthopedic and soft tissue surgical issues. In addition to having a board-certified surgeon performing surgeries, the hospital has the advanced equipment necessary to perform the surgeries and to monitor pets during anesthesia. Pets also are provided with care and monitoring overnight as well as 24 hours on weekends and holidays to help provide a successful outcome.
We leverage our years of training and experience into successful outcomes is by focusing on what we know. We dedicate ourselves to orthopedic and soft tissue including reconstructive surgery on dogs and cats and take pride in the personal attention of and compassion we have for our surgical patients.
Our goal is to provide you and your clients with high quality, easily accessible, advanced surgical services at our convenient San Diego location.
Please feel free to call our surgical service for information or advice on any of your patients requiring surgical care.
- Orthopedic surgery (bone & joint procedures)
- Soft-tissue surgery (abdomen, chest, head/neck)
- Reconstructive surgery (wounds, skin procedures)
What sets our surgical referral service apart?
- Surgery is performed by an ACVS board-certified specialist.
- Post-operative patients are supervised by a vet overnight, monitoring for any complications or the need for additional pain medication.
- We make patient comfort a top priority. Each patient receives an individualized pain management plan.
Exceptional Surgical and Veterinary Care
In caring for your pet our goal is your peace of mind. We help you and your pet deal with serious injury or illness by providing personalized, professional service from the first call to the last pat on the head. Our experienced team is committed to providing quality diagnostic services and advanced surgical care. Compassionate care is as critical as professional knowledge. Our team will treat your special family member with the utmost care. We honor how close you are to your pet and know you love them very much. PETSURG strives to relieve your stress regarding surgery and emergency treatment for your pet. You want expertise in surgery with heartfelt caring and clear communication. Prior to procedures, we answer your questions, provide an estimate, ask for your consent, and help you understand how to make the decision best for you and your pet. As needed your pet will receive 24-hour care supervised by a veterinarian. Your pet will be separated from other pets and provided with a comfortable bed and individual attention. Dogs will be walked outside on a regular basis. Surgical patients receive exceptional attention using the safest anesthetic techniques, fluid therapy, heat support, advanced patient monitoring, postoperative nursing care, high quality, and appropriate pain management. After your pet’s visit, you will receive clear instructions on follow-up care at home and when to have your pet rechecked. Your family veterinarian will receive a detailed faxed report. Updating you and your veterinarian is high-quality care for your pet. We are indebted to your primary care veterinarian for trusting us with the care of their valued clients’ pets and want them to know everything we are doing to help. Our role is to be the health care partner, you and our veterinarian can depend on to help your pet.