Field Surgery

Field Surgery

Field Surgery Services at Performance Equine Veterinary Services

At Performance Equine Veterinary Services, we recognize the importance of accessible and efficient surgical care for horses. That’s why we offer field surgery services, bringing essential surgical procedures directly to your location. Our team is equipped to perform a range of surgeries in the field, ensuring your horse receives prompt and professional care.

Common Field Surgery Procedures:

1. Castration: A routine surgical procedure for male horses, performed under anesthesia to ensure comfort and safety.

2. Epiglottic Entrapment: Treatment for this condition that can affect a horse’s breathing and performance.

3. Mandibular or Maxillary Incisors Fractures: Repairing fractures in the lower (mandibular) or upper (maxillary) jaw teeth.

4. Laceration Repair: Prompt and careful suturing of cuts and wounds to promote healing and prevent infection.

5. Llewellyn Procedure: A specialized surgery for horses suffering from dorsal displacement of the soft palate (DDSP), a condition that can hinder breathing during exercise.

6. Splint Bone Fracture: Addressing fractures in the splint bones to restore leg function and prevent further injury.

Our field surgery services are designed to provide convenience without compromising on the quality of care. Whether it’s a routine procedure or an urgent surgical need, our team is ready to deliver expert care right at your doorstep.

For more information about our field surgery services or to schedule a procedure, please contact us at (352) 307-3690. At Performance Equine Veterinary Services, we’re committed to offering comprehensive and compassionate care for your equine companions.