Contact:
Email: ortho@vet.cam.ac.uk
Phone: 01223 337621 (for 24 hour emergency referrals, informal case discussion and appointments)

Small Animal Orthopaedics

The QVSH Small Animal Orthopaedic Service provides a top-notch referral service for diagnosis, treatment, rehabilitation and prevention of a wide spectrum of congenital, developmental, and traumatic conditions involving the musculoskeletal system of dogs and cats.

Services offered include

• Assessment of lameness
Total hip replacement for large and small dogs, and cats
• Routine and challenging cases of all joint diseases (e.g. cranial cruciate ligament rupture, patella luxation or osteochondrosis)
Arthroscopy of elbows, shoulders, stifles and tarsi
Fracture repair and treatment of delayed healing of all extra and intra-articular fractures
• Management of multi-trauma cases
• Treatment of ligament, tendon and muscle injuries
Angular limb deformity correction
• Advanced cartilage resurfacing techniques
• Management of osteoarthritis

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The Team

Richard Whitelock
BVetMed DVR DSAS (Orth) DipECVS MRCVS

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Heidi Radke
DrMedVet DipECVS MRCVS

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Valentina Brioschi
DVM GPCert(SAS) MRCVS

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Julia Riggs
MA VetMB MRCVS

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Claudia Zindl
Dr med vet GPCert(SAS) MRCVS

Anna Cronin
DVM GPCert(SAS) MRCVS

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John Gardner
MA VetMB CertSAS MRCVS

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