Mount Vets Referrals offers referral level surgery referrals for vets from our purpose built, RCVS accredited veterinary hospital in Wellington, Somerset.

We offer referrals in Soft Tissue Surgery , Orthopaedics and Ophthalmology.

On the following pages you will find details of the procedures we offer.

OrthopaedicsSoft Tissue Surgery Ophthalmology

If you would like to refer or discuss a case,
please contact us on either:

01823 662286
or
referrals@mountvets.com

Listed below are a number of procedures we are performing routinely and would be happy to take on a referral basis.

These prices are inclusive of VAT.

Charlotte Freeman - Vet at Mount Vets in Wellington

Mrs Charlotte J Freeman

BVM&S, Cert. V.Ophthal., MRCVS

Ophthalmology

Mr Christian R Marchant

BVMedSci(Hons) BVM BVS GPCert(SAS) MRCVS

Soft Tissue Surgery & Orthopaedics

Orthopaedic Referrals

Stifle

Lateral Fabella Suture£1,100
Tibial Tuberosity Advancement (TTA)£1,800
Cranial Closing Wedge Osteotomy£1,900
Patellar Luxation£1,800

  • Tibial crest transposition, sulcoplasty and lateral imbrication as appropriate

Hip

Open reduction
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Femoral Head Ostectomy£600

Fractures

Many fractures can be managed by either internal (plate/ rod) fixation or external fixation (ESF). An estimate can be provided after review of radiographs, please include a size calibrated marker on films.

Soft Tissue Surgery Referrals

Airway

Arytenoid Lateralisation (Tieback procedure) £800
Brachycephalic Obstructive Airway Syndrome (BOAS) £1,000

  • Consists of soft palate resection and widening of stenotic nares as appropriate.

Aural

Lateral Wall Resection£900
Ventral Bulla Osteotomy (VBO) £1,200
Total Ear Canal Ablation (TECA) with Lateral Bulla Osteotomy (LBO)£1,500

Thoracic

Patent Ductus Arteriosus (PDA)£1,200

  • Following echo confirmation

Urinary and Reproductive

Colposuspension (for USMI)£800
Urethrostomy

  • Scrotal, pre-scrotal, or pubic as indicated

Miscellaneous

Other procedures can be discussed on a case by case basis and estimates given after initial consultation, the below list gives examples but is not exhaustive:

  • Axial pattern flaps and skin grafts
  • Liver lobectomy
  • Mast cell tumour excision and reconstruction

Ophthalmology Referrals

Surgery of the third eyelid

Including cherry eye surgery.

Management of eyelid tumours

Including reconstruction where necessary.

Surgery for corneal ulceration

Including CCT and conjunctival pedicle flaps.

Treatment for dry eye

Lens luxation surgery

Entropion and ectropion surgery

Facelift surgery

Management of corneal ulceration for both superficial and deep corneal ulcers

Treatment for corneal oedema

Management of corneal foreign body

Investigation into uveitis

If you would like to refer or discuss a case,
please contact us on either:

01823 662286
or
referrals@mountvets.com