Dog or Cat Oral Surgery in New Orleans, LA
There are quite a few reasons a pet may need oral surgery: to remove growths, repair fractures, or tend to dental defects. When oral surgery is required, we understand you want the most gentle and experienced professionals. Our team at Ark Animal Hospital is here for you and your beloved pet. We will make sure that you understand everything about the procedure, and we will treat your pet like family.
To learn more or schedule a consultation, call us today at (504) 834-0906.
What Is Oral Surgery?
Oral surgery refers to any surgical procedure performed inside your pet’s mouth and jaw, usually by a trained veterinary dentist. Our team will inspect your pet's teeth, gums, and jaw and thoroughly explain our findings so we can come up with the best possible treatment plan together.
What We Treat:
- Broken Teeth
- Fractured Jaw
- Gum Disease
- Orthodontics and Bite Alignment
- Mouth Tumors
- Mouth Pain
- Inflammation in Mouth
- Tooth Resorption (Loss of Tooth Structure From Within)
Why Does My Pet Need Oral Surgery?
There are many potential reasons why your pet might need oral surgery. They may require growth removal, reparation of oral or dental defects, or reparation of a jaw fracture.
Some oral tumors have no known cause. If oral tumors are detected early, surgical removal may be an option and result in a cure. Jaw fractures from trauma or disease also often require oral surgery to return the dog to a pain-free, happy life.
Is Oral Surgery Safe for My Pet?
At Ark Animal Hospital, we prioritize your pet's safety during oral surgery. Our comprehensive approach ensures a secure and successful procedure.
Pre-surgery: Before anesthesia, we conduct an EKG and routine blood work to assess your pet's health and determine the safest anesthetic protocol.
Anesthesia: We use hands-on anesthesia monitoring throughout the procedure, ensuring your pet's safety.
During and after the procedure: Our experienced team closely monitors vital signs to detect and address any potential complications promptly.
At Ark Animal Hospital, we prioritize safety and employ the latest techniques and highly trained professionals for your dog's oral surgery. Trust us for exceptional veterinary care.
Schedule an Appointment Today at Ark Animal Hospital in New Orleans, LA
We understand that the idea of surgery for your pet can be overwhelming. Call us today at (504) 834-0906 to schedule an appointment. We will provide all of the information necessary to help you make the best decision for your furry family member.