Orthopedic & Neuro Surgery

Pet owners fear that some day their pet may break a bone or have to undergo neuro surgery, but you don’t have to worry because Hulen Hills Animal Hospital is here to help.

Hulen Hills specializes in injury, trauma and neurologic emergencies and offers orthopedic and neurosurgery.

dsc01119When it comes to a broken bone, recent literature states that rapid repair of a fracture improves healing time and surgical outcomes. At Hulen Hills, we know how important it is to have your pet back to normal as soon as possible. That’s why our doctor and nursing staff is experienced at managing critical patients after surgery.

In neurologic cases, 24-hour aftercare is of the utmost importance. We offer hydrotherapy in our facility’s 20-foot heated pool to assist with physical therapy and help your pet return to an excellent state of health.

dsc01121We offer several highly advanced services for your pet including:

  • Myelograms
  • Hemilaminectomies (Thoracolumbar Disc Disease)
  • Ventral Slot Surgery (Cervical Disc Compression)
  • 24 hour post-op care, pain management
  • Fracture repair
  • Plating
  • External skeletal fixation
  • Advanced pain management protocols: epidurals, limb blocks, CRI’s

What if an emergency occurs after hours?

No problem. Hulen Hills houses an emergency veterinary center on nights, weekends and holidays. Metro West Emergency Veterinary Center is here to provide the care your pet needs, whether your pet has an emergency during the middle of the night or Christmas. Accredited by the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) for over 20 years, the Hulen Hills facility enables Metro West to operate at the highest standards.