From Simple Surgical Procedures to Highly Complex

No matter how minor or major the surgery, the team at Columbia River VetERinary Specialists approaches it with the same careful preparation and meticulous attention to detail. In every case, we take rigorous precautions to ensure your pet’s safety in the operating room, and give you the peace of mind of knowing your pet is in the hands of a proven professional using advanced surgical procedures.

Pets requiring surgery will receive pre-operative blood work and diagnostic screening as necessary. They will also receive pain medication before, during and after surgery to keep them feeling as comfortable as possible.

  • Arthroscopic Evaluation of Joints
  • Cranial Cruciate Ligament Rupture
  • Elongated Soft Palate Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Fracture Repair and Management
  • Gastric Dilation Volvulus (GDV/Bloat) Surgery
  • Heart and Lung Surgery
  • Hip Dysplasia Consultation and Surgery
  • Intestinal Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery Procedures
  • Orthopedic Growth Abnormality Correction
  • Orthopedic Radiograph Evaluation
  • Osteoarthritis Management
  • Patellar Luxation Correction
  • Reconstructive Surgery
  • Removal of Bladder Stones
  • Surgical Management of Cancer
  • Surgical Management of Disc Herniations
  • Surgery for Laryngeal Paralysis
  • Wound Management
  • Vacuum Assisted Closure

Veterinary Surgeons

Dr. Andreas Bachelez

Dr. Jennifer Weh