What is Laparoscopy?
Laparoscopy, also known as “keyhole surgery” is the gold standard for many procedures in human surgery. This minimally invasive form of surgery is becoming increasingly popular within the world of veterinary medicine.
Laparoscopic surgery is performed using specialist instrumentation, which requires a high level of skill and accuracy. The surgical incisions are far smaller than those of more conventional methods of surgery. These incisions range between 0.5cm and 1.5cm in length and there are usually no more than three necessary for the procedure.
What do we use it for?
We offer laparoscopy for both surgical and diagnostic purposes, including the following procedures:
If you would like more information or to find out if keyhole surgery could be a suitable option for your pet, speak to us today and we’ll be happy to help.