TPLO, or tibial-plateau-leveling osteotomy, is a surgery performed on dogs to stabilize the stifle joint after ruptures of the cranial cruciate ligament (analogous to the anterior cruciate ligament [ACL] in humans, and sometimes colloquially called the same).

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If your dog needs a acl repair, call us today to schedule a surgery consult with Dr.Salas! He’ll go over the surgical procedure, an outline of the care needed at home post-op and answer any questions or concerns you may have!