Advanced practitioner-led referral services

We take pride in offering a comprehensive veterinary referral service. Our veterinary referral team treat patients across Scotland. Referring vets can refer patients for orthopaedic, spinal, neurology, oncology and soft tissue and diagnostic imaging.

At Aberdeen Veterinary Referrals offer the following veterinary referral services including:


  • Cruciate ligament treatment including Arthroscopy, TTA, TPLO, Cranial closing wedge ostectomy or lateral suture.
  • OCD arthroscopic debridement
  • Arthroscopic treatment of medial coronoid disease
  • Arthrodesis
  • Patellar luxation
  • Fracture repair (simple and complex)


  • Spinal decompressions by hemilaminectomy, ventral slot and other techniques when indicated
  • Spinal fractures, distraction/fusion of wobblers/caudal cervical spondylomyelopathy dogs
  • Lumbosacral dorsal laminectomy and distraction/fusion


  • GUVS neurology clinics
  • Regular visiting neurologist and MRI scanner

Oncology and Soft tissue

  • Staging of tumours
  • Chemotherapy
  • BOAS procedures including hiatal hernia repair when indicated


  • Permanent 16slice CT scanner
  • Visiting MRI scanner