Veterinary Surgical Services in McKean, PA

Our veterinarians at McKean Veterinary Hospital based in Mckean, are proficient and confident in most surgical procedures your pet or farm animal might need. Our doctors employ the highest standard of aseptic technique as well as the safest forms of anesthesia and monitoring for our patients. If your pet requires surgery, you can be certain that our veterinarians and staff will discuss all aspects of the procedure with you, including expected costs and expected patient recovery. We place a special emphasis on effective and safe pain control pre- and post-operatively. McKean Veterinary boasts a brand new Radiowave Surgery unit. Radiowave surgery has distinct benefits over using a blade, laser or electrocautery. We also offer neurology.

  • Decreased Post-Operative Pain
  • Decreased Post-Surgical Swelling
  • Reduced Risk of Infection
  • Quicker Recovery
  • Safer than Laser or Electrocautery
  • No Burning or Charring of Tissue


The veterinarians and technicians are well-trained and committed to honing their anesthetic and surgical skills. The procedures that are offered at McKean Veterinary Hospital include:

Elective & Routine Surgeries

  • Spaying & Neutering
  • Gastropexy in Large/Giant Breed Dogs
  • Dental prophylaxis exams and cleaning

Non-Routine Surgeries

  • Growth Removals & Tissue Biopsy
  • Reconstructive Surgery on Face, Nose, Eyes, & Skin
  • Brachycephalic airway syndrome corrections—nares, palate trims
  • Orthopedic Procedures – Splinting, anterior cruciate ligament repair, luxating patella repair
  • Dental extractions—broken teeth, abscesses and feline stomatitis syndrome
  • Surgery of Urinary Tract – Pelvic Urethrostomy & Bladder Stone Removal

Reconstructive Surgeries

Contact us today for animal surgery for simple and complex medical conditions. Our veterinarians proudly serve pets and their families from McKean, Erie, and Fairview, Pennsylvania, as well as the surrounding communities.