Surgery

We perform routine soft tissues and orthopedic surgeries surgeries.

Routine Spay or Neuter : We spay and neuter Dogs, Cats and Rabbits. Cats are spayed or neutered at 5-month age. Small and medium sized dogs are spayed and castrated at 6 Month age. Large breed dogs are spayed and castrated at 1 year age. Female Rabbits should be spayed at 1- 2-year of age to prevent uterine cancer. Castration in male rabbits at 4 month age can help in preventing aggression and behavioral problems.

Cryosurgery: We specialize in treating warts and moles  in awake patients by using advanced tool called Cryo probe in painless manner and without need of general anesthesia.

Major Surgery : Dr. Harika is very skilled in performing soft tissue surgery like lump removals, abdominal surgery.  He enjoys performing orthopedic surgery including Patella luxation surgery, ACL surgery, bone fracture repair by using pins and bone plates, FHO surgery for hip dysplasia and closed hip reduction of luxated hips. He is skilled in Oro Facial surgery such as mandible fracture repair by using bone plates and special composite/wire splints. Specialists are also available for referral for some highly specialized procedures like TPLO and total hip replacement .

We understand how important it is to monitor a patient during anesthesia and surgery. Our Surgery suite is well equipped with specialized monitoring devices such as doppler esophageal stethoscopes, doppler blood pressure monitors and Cardell blood pressure monitors, heart monitors, intravenous fluid infusion pumps, blood oxygenation monitors, ETCO2 monitors, temperature and respiratory monitors. Electrosurgical unit is available for electro surgery.

Cold Laser Therapy  : We have recently introduced high level medical grade class 2 cold laser therapy for our patients.Specialized packages are available form treating acute and chronic injuries of soft tissue and spine such as disc problems. It is painless treatment and very successful in making painful pets comfortable. Our Doctor and vet techs are trained to use this special tool.

Surgical Procedures not recommended : We do not perform or recommend cosmetic procedures including ear cropping, tail docking , front dew claw removal in dogs and declawing cats for ethical reasons. We strongly encourage pet owners to start training newly adopted kittens to help them develop appropriate scratching behavior. Client Education videos are available on AVMA ( American Veterinary Medical Association) website. We follow recommendations of AVMA ,CVMA and VMB on all our procedures. 

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Office Hours

Our Regular Schedule

Morgan Hill Office

Monday:

8:00 am-5:30 pm

Tuesday:

8:00 am-5:30 pm

Wednesday:

8:00 am-5:30 pm

Thursday:

8:00 am-5:30 pm

Friday:

8:00 am-5:30 pm

Saturday:

8:30 am-1:00 pm

Sunday:

Closed

Testimonial

  • "I have 4 dogs and 3 cats, Dr. Harika and his staff are compassionate and professional. I highly recommend them to anyone searching for excellent care for their fur babies."
    Esther M.