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Gregory Jackson

DVM, DACVS-SA
Gregory Jackson
Veterinary Specialist
Surgery
Gregory Jackson

Dr. Jackson received an undergraduate degree in biology from the University of San Diego in 2001. After working as a veterinary technician in San Diego, he returned to school, receiving a DVM degree from Kansas State University in 2006. He completed a rotating internship in small animal emergency/critical care, internal medicine and surgery at the Pet Emergency & Specialty Center in La Mesa, and a surgical internship and residency at the Animal Specialty Group in Los Angeles. Dr. Jackson became a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Surgeons in 2012. His surgical interests include fracture repair, joint replacement, arthroscopy and minimally invasive surgery.

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Surgery

Advanced Surgery Services Include:


Orthopedic Surgery

  • Fracture repair (internal, external, locking plate fixation)
  • Cruciate ligament surgery (TTA, TPLO, extracapsular repair)
  • Medial patellar luxation
  • Arthroscopy
  • Elbow dysplasia
  • Stem Cell therapy
  • Hip dysplasia (JPS, TPO, FHO, THR)
  • PennHIP and OFA radiographs
  • Joint luxation repair
  • Angular limb deformity correction
  • Performance/Sporting injury

Head and neck surgery

  • Total ear canal ablation and bulla osteotomy (TECA-BO)
  • Ventral bulla osteotomy (VBO)
  • Oral surgery
  • Laryngeal paralysis
  • Thyroid/parathyroid removal

Abdominal Surgery

  • Splenectomy
  • Gastric dilatation-volvulus
  • Prophylactic Gastropexy
  • Intestinal foreign body/obstruction
  • Portosystemic/Liver shunts
  • Cholecystectomy
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Abdominal biopsies

Urogenital Surgery

  • Cystotomy
  • Perineal urethrostomy
  • Ectopic ureter repair
  • Urinary incontinence
  • Caesarian

Reconstructive Surgery

  • Skin grafts/flaps
  • Acute/chronic wound management

Thoracic Surgery

  • Pericardiectomy
  • Lung lobectomy
  • Chylothorax

Oncologic Surgery

  • Tumor biopsy/excision
  • Amputation
  • Limb Sparing
     

Our Surgery Team

Veterinary Specialist - Surgery
VCA Animal Specialty Group

5610 Kearny Mesa Rd., Suite B

San Diego, CA 92111

Main: 858-560-8006, Fax: 858-560-0206

Fax: 858-560-0206

Hospital Hours:

    Mon-Sun: Open 24 hours

E-fax: 310-442-4548
Email: [email protected]

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