Minimally Invasive Surgery

Queensland Veterinary Specialists surgeons were among the first veterinary surgeons to perform minimally invasive surgery in Australia. Be assured, that your pet is receiving the best care from specialist surgeons using advanced technologies including Force Triad Ligasure, Harmonic Scalpel and Stryker and Olympus stacks.

 

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What is minimally invasive surgery?

Minimally invasive surgery is an innovative kind of surgery that allows surgery to be performed through small incisions or through natural body openings. The types of minimally invasive surgery include laparoscopy (abdominal), arthroscopy (joint) and thoracoscopy (chest). Minimally invasive surgery is sometimes called “key-hole” surgery meaning that the surgery is performed through “key-hole” sized incisions. 

 

Why minimally invasive surgery?

Minimally invasive surgery has the advantage of:

  • smaller incisions and scars
  • reduced pain
  • reduced risk of infection
  • quicker recovery times

What surgeries can be performed using minimally invasive surgery?

At Queensland Veterinary Specialists, many different kinds of surgeries can be performed using minimally invasive techniques. Click the links below to watch the surgery:

Contact us to find out if your pet can benefit from minimally invasive surgery at Queensland Veterinary Specialists.