Our surgical staff is led by two board-certified veterinary surgeons (Diplomates of the American College of Veterinary Surgeons or ACVS). 

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 ...


The Neurology & Neurosurgery Services takes referrals from your primary care veterinarian or from other HVSE services for cases that require advanced imaging, neurosurgery, or specialized ...