Even in the best hands, complications from fracture repair do occur. These can include infection, breakage of the plates, screws, or pins, poor bone healing, and arthritis in fractures that involve joints. All potential complications will be discussed with pet owners at time of surgery.
Fracture repair requires great expertise, experience, and skill. Dr Alec Land, at Diley Hill Animal Emergency Center, has over 30 years of fracture repair experience. It takes an entire team of experienced emergency veterinarians, emergency veterinary technicians, and skilled experienced surgeons to provide great care for your pet. Diley Hill Animal Emergency Center has treated hundreds of trauma patients with broken bones successfully.
Rona Shapiro, M.S., D.V.M.