Soft Tissue Surgery

The Better Vets soft tissue service is supported by a wide range of specialist surgical soft tissue equipment including; LigaSure vessel sealing, thoracic and abdominal stapling, active suction drains and PICO negative pressure wound therapy.

Examples of soft tissue surgeries able to be performed include,

  • Airway surgery such to treat conditions such as brachycephalic airway syndrome and laryngeal paralysis
  • Head and neck procedures such as thyroidectomy and total ear canal ablation
  • Thoracic procedures including PDA, PRAA, lung lobectomy and thoracic drainage
  • Abdominal procedures including GI surgery, liver lobectomies, cholecystectomy, adrenalectomy
  • Perineal procedures including anal sacculectomy and perineal urethrostomy
  • Reconstructive procedures including skin/muscle flaps, skin grafts and negative pressure wound therapy.

We are happy to provide advice to guide case management including pre-operative diagnostics, as well as make perioperative and post-operative care recommendations.