Large Animal Surgery Cases

Penn Vet's New Bolton Center has long been known as a leader in large animal surgery, with expertise in equine orthopedics and soft tissue surgery.

Equine Surgery Cases
 Soft Tissue Surgery

Ligasure: Laparoscopic surgery on an ovary using a ligasure© device to isolate the ovary prior to removal.

Inguinal Hernia: Laparoscopic surgery performed on a young horse to pull the intestinal contents back into the abdomen from an inguinal hernia.
 Respiratory Surgery

Laser Cordectomy:
Transendoscopic laser surgery to remove the left vocal cord of a horse

Sinus Surgery: Exploration of a horse’s sinus cavity performed with local anesthetic and the horse slightly sedated