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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 are 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
Cryosurgical Mass Removal (of small skin masses)
Ear Hematoma Repair
Ear Canal Ablation
Eye Enucleation
Eyelid Mass Removal
Exploratory Laparotomy 
Fracture Repair
Femoral Head Osteotomy (FHO)
Hernia Repair
Intestinal Foreign Body Removal
Lateral Ear Resection
Limb Amputation
Nasopharyngeal Polyp Removal
Oral Mass Removal
Patellar Luxation Repair
Salivary Gland Repair
Skin Tumor Removal
Skin Biopsy

Surgeries for Large Animals
Caesarian Section
Wound Repair
Laceration Repair