Innovative Surgical Techniques in Veterinary Medicine: Enhancing Animal Health and Welfare

  • Ramchandra G. Naniwadekar, Vasundhara V. Ghorpade, Rahul Atul Goswami
Keywords: Minimally Invasive Surgery, Advanced Imaging Modalities, 3D Printing in Surgery, Interdisciplinary Collaboration, Regenerative Medicine in Veterinary Surger


Veterinary medicine has witnessed a surge in innovative surgical techniques aimed at improving animal health and welfare. This abstract examines the transformative impact of these advancements on veterinary practice and the well-being of animal patients.   Minimally invasive surgery (MIS) has emerged as a cornerstone of modern veterinary surgery, offering less invasive alternatives to conventional procedures. Techniques like laparoscopy and arthroscopy have revolutionized surgical interventions, reducing postoperative discomfort, shortening recovery periods, and enhancing overall patient outcomes. The minimization of tissue trauma and infection risk associated with MIS further underscores its significance in contemporary veterinary care. Integration of advanced imaging modalities, such as computed tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), has revolutionized surgical planning and execution. These technologies provide precise anatomical information, enabling veterinarians to perform surgeries with unprecedented accuracy and confidence. By optimizing surgical precision, imaging-enhanced techniques contribute to superior outcomes and decreased surgical complications. The advent of 3D printing has facilitated the creation of patient-specific surgical guides and implants, revolutionizing the management of complex anatomical conditions and injuries.


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How to Cite
Ramchandra G. Naniwadekar. (2024). Innovative Surgical Techniques in Veterinary Medicine: Enhancing Animal Health and Welfare. Revista Electronica De Veterinaria, 25(1), 440 - 451. Retrieved from