Orthopaedic surgery deals with the treatment of injuries, disorders and diseases of the body’s musculoskeletal system. This system includes bones, joints, ligaments, muscles, nerves and tendons.
The most common orhtopaedic disorders encounterd in veterinary medicine are:
• Cranial cruciate ligament rupture
• Patella luxation
• Bone fracture repair
• Joint trauma and arthrodesis
• Angular limb deformity
• Femoral head and neck excision