Orthopedic Services

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    General Lameness Investigation

    Lameness can be frustrating for any pet owner. Here at Marburg Vet Clinic we perform a full physical investigation on your animal, whether it be large or small. Sometimes radiology…

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    Cruciate Ligament Surgery

    The cruciate ligament is two bands of fibrous tissue found in each knee joint. These ligaments join the femur and tibia; the bones above and below the knee, together in…

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    External Fixation of bone fractures

    An external fixator acts as a stabiliser to hold the broken bones in a proper position. Metal pins, or screws, are placed into the bone through a small incision into…

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    Internal fixation of bone fractures

    Any broken bone must be stabilized and supported carefully until the bone is strong enough to handle the body’s weight and movement. Veterinarians used to rely on casts and splints…