PVS is equipped with the latest in specialized surgical equipment. Our state of-the-art surgery suite is equipped with modern anesthesia machines, heated surgery tables, and patient monitoring devices. Our surgeons specialize in soft tissue and orthopedic surgeries. Many Maine veterinarians refer more complicated procedures to our surgeons. A wide variety of orthopedic, oncologic (cancer), thoracic, intra-abdominal, and reconstructive problems can be treated effectively through expert surgical intervention. The safest anesthetic agents are used and patients are continuously monitored throughout surgery. The latest pain relief medications are utilized to assure the highest degree of comfort possible. Comprehensive pre-, intra-, and post-operative care is provided at PVS. For more details please refer to Surgery in the Library section.