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Hospital For Veterinary Surgery

Surgical Excellence     |     Exceptional Client Experience     |     Trusted Partnership

Opening Summer 2023

Hospital For Veterinary Surgery

The Hospital for Veterinary Surgery

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We put you and your pet first

Every part of our practice was created with you and your pet in mind. Our facility is outfitted to be a welcoming environment that promotes healing and comfort. Each patient gets their own unique care plan, developed alongside you and your referring veterinarian. We educate you about your options every step of the way so you feel empowered to make the most sound decisions for your pet.

Opening Summer 2023

Veterinary & Surgical Excellence     |      Exceptional Client Experience     |     Trusted Partnership

Our Surgeons

Matthew Raske
Board-Certified Veterinary Surgeon
Founding Medical Director

Dr. Matthew Raske is a Board-Certified veterinary surgeon and the founding Medical Director of the Hospital for Veterinary Surgery (HVS), the first surgery-exclusive veterinary hospital in New York City. With deep experience at major specialty veterinary hospitals, Dr. Raske excels in soft tissue, orthopedic, and oncologic surgeries. His expertise lies in advanced orthopedic procedures, including total joint replacements, angular limb deformities, and minimally invasive surgery. As a veterinary surgeon and Certified Canine Rehabilitation Practitioner (CCRP), Dr. Raske offers comprehensive non-surgical and surgical options to optimize long-term health and comfort. He obtained his DVM from Kansas State University, then completed a Small Animal Medicine and Surgery internship and surgical internship, and then a three-year residency in veterinary surgery at the Animal Medical Center in New York City. He is also a Certified Canine Rehabilitation Practitioner (CCRP) through the University of Tennessee.

Andrew Kyles
Board-Certified Veterinary Surgeon

Dr. Andrew Kyles, a Board-Certified veterinary surgeon, is excited to be part of our inaugural team at HVS. He obtained his BVMS from the University of Glasgow in 1988 and his Ph.D. from the University of Bristol in 1992. Following a three-year surgical residency at North Carolina State University, Dr. Kyles became a Board-Certified surgeon in 1997. With a notable background as a senior surgeon in New York City and Long Island, he specializes in soft tissue and orthopedic surgeries. Dr. Kyles has also held positions as a clinical instructor at the University of Georgia and a professor of small animal soft tissue surgery at the University of California, Davis. He is widely recognized for his research contributions published in peer-reviewed journals. Outside of work, Dr. Kyles enjoys spending time with his rescued pets, including Gwen, a Yorkshire Terrier, Maggie, a mixed breed, and Berry, his cat.

Meet Our Doctors

The HVS Difference

The HVS Difference

Veterinary and Surgery Excellence
  • 10,000 square foot hospital fully equipped to handle a full range of surgical procedures
  • Anesthesia team includes licensed veterinary technicians specializing in anesthesia (VTS)
  • Four ORs dedicated to orthopedic, soft tissue, and minimally-invasive procedures
  • Doctor-led, fully staffed overnight care team
Exceptional Client Experience
  • Commitment to answer all client questions before, during, and after surgery
  • Dedicated Surgery Liaison to coordinate appointments, schedule procedures, refill meds, and answer all questions
Trusted Partnership with Referring Veterinarians
  • Comprehensive case summaries
  • Consistent and on-going communication
  • Commitment to timely updates

Meet Our Doctors

Our Services

Orthopedic Surgeries

  • Angular limb deformity
  • Arthrodesis
  • Cranial cruciate ligament repair (TPLO, CBLO, TTA, LFS)
  • Fracture management
  • Patellar luxation repair
  • Total joint replacement

Soft Tissue/Oncologic Surgeries

  • Abdominal surgery (gallbladder, GI, spleen)
  • Anal sacculectomy
  • Hernia repair
  • Limb and/or digit amputation
  • Mass excision
  • Perineal urethrostomy
  • Skin reconstructive procedures
  • Total ear canal ablation
  • Upper airway (brachycephalic, laryngeal tie-back)

Minimally Invasive Surgeries

  • Arthroscopy
  • Fracture repair under fluoroscopic guidance
  • Laparoscopy

Diagnostic Imaging

  • CT Machine - now taking outpatient referrals
  • Fluoroscopy
  • 2 Radiology Suites
More About Our Services

Our Services

The best care takes teamwork

From the moment you enter our clinic and throughout your pet's surgical process, we ensure you feel confident and comfortable . We partner with you and your referring care team from consultation, to surgery, to post-operative care and recovery.

Top tier every step of the way

We offer unparalleled service in soft tissue and orthopedic surgery. At our core, we are best-in-class practitioners who value continuing education and the delivery of excellent patient experiences. By providing our highly skilled team with access to the best available technology, they’re able to successfully perform the most advanced procedures. With us, you can be sure your pet is getting optimal care.

We Are Now Accepting Referrals for Outpatient CTs

Now Accepting Referrals
for Outpatient CTs

We are excited to announce that our Outpatient CT Service is now available. Through this service, results from our 128-slice CT machine are provided directly to referring veterinarians with reports read by board-certified radiologists. Give us a call at (646) 974-1506 or email us at to begin the referral process.

We'd love to hear from you!

We'd love to hear from you!

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