Penn Vet | Surgery
New Bolton Center Kennett Square, PA
Emergencies & Appointments:
Ryan Hospital Philadelphia, PA


The Surgery section at Ryan Hospital comprises board-certified specialists experienced in numerous surgical techniques, and some of the most advanced equipment available for veterinary surgery. We believe in a collaborative treatment approach, including other specialists at Penn Vet such as anesthesiologists, radiologists, and a fully board-certified nursing/technician staff. In addition, our surgeons collaborate with faculty from Penn Medicine and Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, bringing an integrative approach to our surgical treatment options.

Our Clinical Team

We at Penn Vet believe in treating our patients using a comprehensive and collaborative team approach. Penn Vet's board-certified Surgery faculty and clinical staff are among the nation's most experienced and respected. 

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Surgery on Bullet Wound dog

Soft Tissue Surgery

The Penn Vet surgery group has one of the largest pools of soft tissue surgery specialists at any veterinary hospital, academic or otherwise.

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Osteotomy, Penn Vet Orthopedics

Orthopedic Surgery

The Orthopedic Surgery Service at Penn Vet is a progressive, dynamic service that offers the “cutting edge” for treatment a variety of orthopedic conditions.

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Penn Vet, MinInvasive Surgery

Minimally Invasive Surgery

At Penn Vet, we are now able to offer pets many of the advantages of minimally invasive surgery that exist today in human medicine.

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Surgical oncology at Ryan Hospital

Surgical Oncology

Surgery is often the preferable option for local control of cancer. Successful removal of a localized cancer can be one of the best approaches to treat some cancer patients.

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Neurosurgery 3D skull


We are committed also to advancing neurosurgery to enhance the efficacy and scope of our discipline, and provide the best quality of life for our patients.

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LeeAnn Penn Vet Renal Transplant

Renal Transplantation

With the help of a nurse practitioner that specializes in renal transplant, our team is able to offer treatment for renal failure, with the goal of providing a good quality of life for a at that would otherwise be unable to survive.

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Interventional Radiology

Interventional radiology (IR) involves the use of fluoroscopy to gain access to different structures in order to deliver materials for therapeutic purposes.

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Penn Vet, dentistry, salivary gland surgery

Oral Surgery

At Penn Vet, our board-certified clinicians are committed to providing the highest quality anesthetic and veterinary dental and oral surgical care to our patients.

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