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Discover the Benefits of Laparoscopic Spay for Your Pet's Well-being in San Diego!

Veterinary endoscopy involves performing minimally invasive procedures in animals using small incisions or natural openings in the body. It is also known as keyhole surgery due to the small size of the incisions. One common example of veterinary endoscopy is the laparoscopic spay, which offers benefits such as reduced pain, quicker recovery, and fewer complications compared to traditional open surgeries. Endoscopy has expanded its applications to include various procedures like foreign body removal, arthroscopic surgery, airway examination, gastrointestinal endoscopy, bladder stone removal, and even advanced surgeries like gastropexy and cholecystectomy.

By utilizing endoscopy, veterinarians can provide their animal patients with less pain, faster recovery times, and lower risks. In many cases, procedures can be performed on an outpatient basis, offering a less traumatic and painful experience for both the animal and the pet owner. Veterinary endoscopy has become an essential tool in diagnosing and treating a wide range of conditions in animals, enhancing the quality of care and improving outcomes.

Traditional Spay

  • 5 - 10 cm incision
  • Pain & bruising from blindly tearing ovarian ligament
  • Post-operative pain
  • Open surgical procedure
  • Inpatient surgery requires overnight stay

Laparoscopic Spay

  • 1 - 3 Tiny Holes
  • Reduced pain due to precise surgical cuts
  • Up to 65% less post-operative pain
  • Minimally invasive technique reduces chance of infection
  • Outpatient surgery allows your pet to recover at home

To learn more or book your pet's laparoscopic spay call us today at (858) 923-5878.