Equipment and Techniques

Louisiana State University's Veterinary Teaching Hospital provides state-of-the-art diagnostic imaging, including

  • Digital radiography
  • Computed tomography (CT scan)
  • Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
  • Myelogram
  • Nuclear scintigraphy
  • Ultrasonography
  • Fluoroscopy
  • Endoscopy


On our Soft Tissue and Orthopedics and Neurosurgery services, we offer the most advanced surgical skill and knowledge including

  • Soft tissue
  • Thoracoscopy
  • Laparoscopy
  • Laser surgery
  • Routine & advanced reconstructive respiratory, gastroenterological, cardiac, urogenital, endocrine and oncological surgery and wound management


Orthopedic Surgery and Neurosurgery

  • Angular limb deformity surgery
  • Arthroscopy
  • Consultation on osteoarthritis and other orthopedic conditions
  • Internal fracture repair (plates, interlocking nails)
  • Minimally invasive fluoroscopy-guided fracture repair
  • Neurologic surgery
  • Physical rehabilitation
  • Total hip replacement (THR)
  • Triple pelvic osteotomy (TPO)
  • External skeletal fixation (circular, linear, and hinged fixators)