Clinical News: Practice News

Update on Small Breed Cranial Cruciate Surgery

Small Breed Modified Maquet Procedure now available at Downs Veterinary Referrals Given the success of the Modified Maquet Procedure (MMP – tibial tuberosity advancement) in larger breeds (see Review Article: The Modified Maquet Procedure ), we have recently invested in the necessary instrumentation and range of implants specifically designed for smaller patients (<12kg). This investment enables […]

Product Update: New form of Tissue Adhesive for Wound Closure in use at Downs Veterinary Referrals.

After extensive trials in both the human and veterinary referral fields a new method of wound closure is now available and in use here at Downs Veterinary Referrals.  

Screening for Syringomyelia/ Chiari Malformation in Cavalier King Charles Spaniels

Downs referrals has extended a scheme currently being run by Dr Clare Rusbridge (RCVS and European Specialist in Veterinary Neurology, see link at Stone Lion Veterinary Referrals in London, to screen breeding stock for this all too prevalent disease.