Our surgical staff is led by two board-certified veterinary surgeons (Diplomates of the American College of Veterinary Surgeons or ACVS). Only diplomates of the ACVS have completed a 3 year residency in veterinary surgery and passed a series of national qualifying examinations. 

The goal of the surgical service of Huntsville Veterinary Specialists and Emergency is to provide the highest level of orthopedic surgery, soft tissue surgery and neurosurgery in conjunction with consistent and effective communication with the client and referring veterinarian.

We provide exceptional surgical coverage and post-operative care for scheduled and emergency surgeries 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Our veterinary surgeons collaborate with your veterinarian and specialists in other fields (internal medicine, cardiology, radiology, ophthalmology, neurology, emergency & critical care, oncology) to attain the highest level of patient care.

Soft Tissue & Oncologic Surgery

 Gastrointestinal Foreign Bodies Diaphragmatic Hernias Intussusception Gallbladder Mucocele Gastric Dilation-Volvulus (GDV) Urogenital Hepatobiliary (including portosystemic shunts) ...

Orthopedic Surgery

Orthopedic Surgery Simple & Complex Fractures IM pin Bone plating External skeletal fixation Ligament & Tendon Injuries Cruciate ligament repair – Lateral fabellar suture ...


Diagnostic workup of neurologic problems -Neurologic examination -Myelography -Arrange MRI or CT scan Neurologic Surgery Intervertebral disc disease Vertebral fractures Spinal tumors