At Comstock Equine Hospital, we offer orthopedic, soft tissue, elective, laser, and ophthalmic surgical services performed by board certified veterinary surgeons Dr. Shane Miller and Dr. Russ Sakai. Each surgical patient is carefully monitored under anesthesia by a veterinarian or licensed technician and assisted during recovery to ensure the safety of the patient.
Orthopedic Arthroscopy Ligament and Tendon Resection
Needle Scope Neurectomy Periosteal Transection (for limb deformities in foals) Splint Bone Removal
Soft tissue Cryptorchidectomy Laryngoplasty ("Tie Back") Mass removals Ovariectomy
Elective Hernia Repair Castration
Emergency Caesarean Section Colic (Abdominal Exploratory) Severe Lacerations
Laser Laser surgery has become an extremely useful tool in the removal of sarcoids, skin tumors such as squamous cell carcinomas, and ablasion of tissue by the endoscope. Using the laser helps to minimize bleeding, swelling, and pain that can occur post-operatively.
Ophthalmic Enucleation Eye Lid Laceration Repair Conjunctival Flap Subpalpebral Lavage Systems