At Overwatch Animal Hospital we offer a wide range of surgical procedures for cats and dogs, using stringent surgical protocols.
Throughout each surgery, a dedicated nurse will administer anesthesia and continuously monitor your pet using electronic patient monitoring equipment. Pain management will also be provided.
Post-operative monitoring and pain management are our priorities following surgery. Once your pet's procedure is complete, your vet will provide you with thorough instructions for at-home care.
We always keep you fully informed about why we are recommending a particular surgical procedure for your pet and regarding any post-operative care your pet will need once they head home. We practice stringent surgical protocols at our clinic.
Our team of skilled and experienced veterinary professionals perform a range of medical and emergency surgeries to help treat disease and conditions in pets and to repair injuries sustained through trauma.
Our veterinarians routinely perform the following elective and non-elective surgeries to help restore the health of Clarksville pets:
For dogs and cats suffering from ear, nose, and throat disorders, we offer soft tissue surgical procedures.
These procedures are also available for hepatic, urogenital, oncological, cardiothoracic, gastrointestinal, and skin disorders.
When we spay or neuter a cat or dog, we surgically sterilize them to prevent disease and provide them with an extended life expectancy.
During Cesarean sections, we surgically remove puppies or kittens from their mother's uterus.
C-sections are typically performed when the mother is unable to give birth naturally.
If your pet is experiencing pain, redness or other symptoms in or around their eyes, ocular surgery may be required.
Common ocular procedures for cats and dogs include eyelid tumor removal, cataract surgery, ectropion surgery, entropion surgery, exenteration of the orbit and cherry eye surgery.
If your cat or dog requires a veterinary surgical specialist to perform the surgery, our vets will refer you to a pet surgeon near Clarksville and work closely with your animal surgeon to ensure that your pet receives the best possible care.
Cats and dogs can develop masses associated with the skin. Masses can also grow inside a body cavity and can be serious or life-threatening.
Mass removal surgery is a fairly common procedure for both cats and dogs.
Sometimes, foreign objects are ingested or can get stuck inside a cat's or dog's body.
Whether your pet has eaten an object they shouldn't have or an accident has left them injured, we can perform foreign body surgery to remove it.
In some cases, specialized skills or equipment are needed to perform pet surgery. If that is the case for your animal, your vet will refer you to a cat or dog surgeon near Clarksville and work closely with your veterinary surgeon to ensure that your dog or cat receives the very best care.
Wounds occur when living tissue has been cut, broken, burnt, torn, or otherwise damaged.
It's imperative that these wounds be cleaned, disinfected, and appropriately cared for by a qualified veterinarian as soon as possible.
Orthopedic surgeries correct injuries and diseases of the bones, ligaments, joints, tendons, and other skeletal structures in your pet.
If your dog or cat is suffering from a condition or injury that requires advanced specialized care that we do not offer, your vet will refer your dog or cat to a vet surgeon near Clarksville or veterinary orthopedic surgeon in our area.
Our veterinarians provide dental surgeries for dogs and cats. These surgeries can range from tooth extractions to gum disease treatment and jaw fracture repairs.
We know that bringing your pet in for surgery can be frightening. Please be assured that we recommend surgery only when it is in the best interests of your pet.
Our team will ensure that you fully understand why we are recommending surgery, and that you are comfortable making the decision to move forward.
If your pet requires advanced care, we will refer you to a veterinary surgeon near Clarksville, and work closely with your vet surgeon to ensure your pet receives the best possible care.
Pre-surgical assessments. We will confirm the specifics of the procedure, complete a physical examination of the patient, and make sure blood tests have been completed and reviewed to determine if your pet faces any risk of anesthesia-related complications.
Dedicated surgical suites. Surgeries are performed in a dedicated surgical suite. This room is kept completely sterile to prevent infection and cross-contamination.
Surgical attire. Our staff wears disposable caps and masks whenever they are in the surgical suite. Those involved in the procedure itself will also wear sterile gowns and single-use gloves.
Sterile packs and equipment. We carefully clean, sterilize and wrap our surgical instruments and equipment prior to every surgery.
Overwatch Animal Hospital is accepting new patients! Our experienced vets are passionate about the health of Clarksville companion animals. Get in touch today to book your pet's first appointment.