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orthopaedic referrals

Clyde Vet Group Equine Hospital is on the BEVA list of approved practises willing to take equine emergencies


  • Routine lameness examinations
  • DR and CR digital X-rays
  • Bone scanning(Scintigraphy)
  • Ultrasonography
  • IRAP therapy for joint disease


  • Arthroscopy, complete with motorised burrs and synovial resectors for the full range of arthroscopy procedures
  • Tenoscopy of tendon sheaths and bursae
  • AO/ASIF (4.5 mm and 5.5 mm) kit for fractures, arthrodesis and plate fixation.
  • Stem cell implantation treatment for tendon injuries
  • PDS pinning of OCD fragments
  • Routine orthopaedic surgeries
    • Annular ligament desmotomy
    • Inferior and superior check ligament desmotomy
    • Neurectomy
    • Splint bone amputation and removal
    • Periosteal elevation and/or Transphyseal bridging
    • Fluoroscopy assistance for fracture repair

  Repair of a quarter crack in a front foot


  • Digital or wet processed plate reading service.
X-ray of OCD in Fetlock


  • Radial Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy is provided for most cases on an outpatient basis. Learn more about SHOCK THERAPY here
Shock Therapy in a Forelimb

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