Orthopaedics & Spinal Surgery

If you have any questions or would like to refer a case please email our Berkeley House practice at referrals@severnvets.co.uk or call us on 01905 756156.

The Orthopaedic and Spinal Surgery referral service is run by Jock Queen BVSc Cert SAO MRCVS from our Berkeley House Practice. It is our aim to provide a professional, friendly and accessible service to referring vets. Jock will discuss any cases and offer telephone advice to veterinary surgeons without obligation. We also provide a radiographic reporting service.

Jock graduated from Liverpool University in 1988 and spent 5 years in practice gaining the Certificate in Small Animal Orthopaedics. He then undertook a Residency & Lectureship in Small Animal Orthopaedics at the University of Liverpool Veterinary Teaching Hospital. After moving to the Midlands in 1997 Jock worked in private referral practice and as a small animal locum whilst the Severn Veterinary Centre and Severn Veterinary Referrals were being established in Worcester.

Procedures we undertake

  • Fracture Repairs – ASIF/locking Plating, External Fixation, Growth Plate Injuries
  • Spinal Surgery – Disc Disease, Cervical Spondylopathy, Lumbosacral Disease, Fractures/Luxations
  • Joint Surgery – TPLO, Osteochondrosis, Triple Pelvic Osteotomy, Patellar Luxation
  • Growth Deformities – Valgus/varus Deformities, Limb Lengthening, Nutritional Disease
  • Lameness Investigation – Soft Tissue Problems, Polyarthritis, Metabolic Bone Disease
  • Arthroscopy
  • Regenerative medicine – stem cell therapy and platelet rich plasma
  • Angular limb deformities
  • Joint dysplasia

Veterinary Surgeons if you have a case you would like to refer please call 01905 756156.