Although it's name may sound harmless, bloat is a life-threatening emergency for dogs. The condition, formally called gastric dilation-volvulus (GDV), can quickly kill dogs if they don't receive p ...View Article
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At Juanita Hills Animal Hospital, your pet’s safety and comfort are priority. It becomes even more critical in surgical cases. We use the best and proven protocols of pain-management by both inhalant (isoflurane) and injectable drugs. In some cases we also use pain patch (Fentanyl). Patient monitoring is performed by using multi-parameter anesthesia monitors.
Juanita Hills Veterinary team is trained in handling the needs of any elective or emergency surgical procedures. Dr. Gurm and Dr. Martin are proficient in a wide range of procedures from spays/neuters to orthopedic procedures.
Dr. Gurm has special interest in ophthalmological (eye) surgeries and other soft tissue surgeries including tumor removals, gastrotomy, enterotomy, foreign body removal, cystotomy/urinary bladder surgery, stone removal, gall bladder surgeries, splenectomy, mastectomy (mammary tumor removal) and intra-abdominal tumor removal.
Dr. Martin has special interest in soft tissue surgery, gastrointestinal and oral surgeries.
Juanita Hills veterinarians also offer a vast range of orthopedic procedures including FHOs (femoral head osteotomy), patellar surgeries (patellar luxation), cranial cruciate ligament repair (lateral suture/tigh-rope techniques), some fracture repairs and limb amputations if needed. We utilize board certified surgeons on site as and if needed for these procedures.
Don’t hesitate to contact us at 425.202.7430 if you have any questions about your pet’s surgical needs.