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Why we are the best choice for your pet’s surgical needs

Many pet owners are curious about what is involved when their pet is placed under anesthesia. At Riverside Animal Hospital, your pet's safety and comfort are our top priority. You can be sure that your pet will receive only the best and safest anesthetic and surgical care.

Dr. Portnoy performs veterinary surgery on a canine patient.We offer:

  • Soft and comfortable hospitalization
  • Highest quality anesthetic protocols based on the individual patient
  • Appropriate surgical pain management
  • Quality nursing care and monitoring during surgery, in recovery, and post-operative
  • Orthopedic and speciality surgeries performed by Board Certified Surgeon

Veterinary Surgical Services

Riverside Animal Hospital provides surgical services for dogs and cats, as well as some large animals. We offer a clean and well-equipped facility and experienced team to provide your pet with high-quality surgical care in a stress-free and relaxing environment.

Our team of veterinarians and technicians is experienced with a range of surgeries. All of our procedures include a thorough pre-surgical physical examination by a veterinarian, surgical monitoring and post-operative care and attention throughout the day.

We offer the following surgeries:

Surgeries for Cats and Dogs
  • Spay and Neuter
  • Abscess Repair and Treatment
  • Anal Sac Removal
  • Bite Wound Repair and Treatment
  • Bladder Stone Removal
  • Bladder Tumor Removal
  • Caesarian Section
  • "Cherry Eye" Repair
  • Cryptorchid Surgery (to remove retained testicle)
  • Cosmetic Procedures
  • Cruciate Ligament Repair
  • Ear Hematoma Repair
  • Ear Canal Ablation
  • Enterotomy
  • Eye Enucleation
  • Eyelid Mass Removal
  • Exploratory Laparotomy
  • Fracture Repair
  • Femoral Head Osteotomy (FHO)
  • Gastrotomy
  • Gastropexy
  • Hernia Repair
  • Intestinal Foreign Body Removal
  • Lateral Ear Resection
  • Limb Amputation
  • Mass Removal
  • Mastectomy
  • Nasopharyngeal Polyp Removal
  • Oral Mass Removal
  • Patellar Luxation Repair
  • Pyometra
  • Salivary Gland Repair
  • Skin Tumor Removal
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Urethrostomy
Surgeries for Large Animals
  • Caesarian Section
  • Castration
  • Disbudding
  • Laceration Repair
  • Wound Repair