Exotic pets demand a much more specialized approach to surgery. Maryland Avian & Exotics Veterinary Care has the customized equipment, lighting, heated surgical tables, and post-operative care that your exotic pet needs during a surgical procedure. We provide comprehensive surgical care with state-of-the-art surgical monitoring (including electrocardiography, respiratory, blood pressure, and temperature monitoring) along with the safest anesthesia for exotic pets.
Our doctors have been specifically trained for surgery in all species of exotic pets. Dr Carr spent three years in an internship and residency and Dr. Backus spent two years in internships. Anesthesia can be a worrisome procedure for you as a pet owner. Our goal is to make anesthesia and surgery as safe as possible so we use multiple monitoring devices to ensure your pet recovers from anesthesia without incident. Our staff is experienced with the different needs birds, reptiles, rabbits, guinea pigs or other exotic species while under anesthesia. Anesthesia or surgery is never without risk, but we are confident that we are one of the safest places to have your pet undergo a major or minor procedure.
Our veterinarians ROUTINELY perform:
Our recovery ICU area is tailored to your pet's post-operative needs. Oxygen and heat support is available if necessary. Monitoring can beprovided in a stress free manor to make sure your pet recovers from surgery without incident.