Large Animal Medical and Surgical Referral Services
At Prescott Animal Hospital Equine Center, our highly qualified and experienced board certified surgeon, Dr. Mike Cissell, offers a variety of elective and emergency surgical options. Through our in house laboratory, we are able to provide pre-surgical blood work evaluation to ensure a safer and smoother surgical procedure and recovery. Our exceptionally skilled anesthetic technicians are able to offer individualized anesthetic plans and intense monitoring protocols. Our state of the art surgical suite is equipped with a padded induction/recovery stall, as well as a hydraulic surgery table. As the first and only surgical referral center in Northern Arizona, our veterinarians are available on call 24/7.
Our capabilities include:
- Abdominal (Colic)
- Castrations (including Cryptorchid)
- Soft Tissue
- Fractures and Lacerations
- Dental and Sinus
Our team will work with your veterinarian to provide surgical, medical and diagnostic services. Referring veterinarians can download a referral form or complete the form online, both options are available below. We will respond to all referrals within 24 hours of receiving the completed form online or via fax or email. Dr. Cissell is also available to consult on any difficult or potential surgical cases with any of our referring veterinarians at no cost.
We will communicate with your veterinarian throughout to maintain the best continuity of care for your horse. If you are seeking surgical services from our facility without a veterinary referral, we will contact your primary veterinarian to request previous history in order to provide our surgical team with the information necessary to provide a treatment plan. Please provide the name of your referring veterinary hospital when scheduling an appointment.
We serve our local referring veterinarians and our clients 24/7, 365 days a year by calling 928-776-7669. If your call is received outside of our normal business hours, our answering service will reach out to the veterinarian on call on your behalf and your call will be returned promptly.