Duggan Veterinary are now supplying a a variety of suture material for ophthalmic surgeries. Such as Polyglycolic Acid (multifilament violet), Polyglactine (multifilament violet0, Silk Virgin Black and Blue, Silk Braided Black, Daclon Nylon Black, Polyester Braided White. These are all available in a variety of sizes.
The most common ophthalmic surgeries in animals include:
- Enucleation of the eye to treat glaucoma or eye proptosis.
- Cataract surgery
- Entropion surgery
- Ectropion surgery
- Eyelid tumor removal
- Cherry eye surgery
- Exenteration (complete removal) of the orbit, especially for squamous cell carcinoma in the cat and cow.
For more information on prices and sizes, please contact Duggan Veterinary on 0504 43169 or email Donnacha@dugganvet.ie