Veterinary Dentistry Dental Case

CLEFT PALATE

Oral Surgery in a Dog - Cleft Palate Treatment in Dog

Peanut has a cleft in the hard and soft palate producing chronic nasal infection and sneezing when drinking.


Oral Surgery in a Dog - Cleft Palate Treatment in Dog

The cleft opens communication between the oral bacteria and the nasal cavity and allows food and water to get up into the nose. This is the hard palate defect.


Oral Surgery in a Dog - Cleft Palate Treatment in Dog

This is the soft palate defect.


Oral Surgery in a Dog - Cleft Palate Treatment in Dog

This is 3 weeks following repair. Nerve blocks and careful, minimally traumatic technique allows patients recover very quickly. They are generally discharged within 90 mins of the procedure.


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Annie Mills, LVT, VTS (Dentistry)