Expert Veterinary Surgical Specialist Delivers Precision, Compassion & Peace of Mind

Veterinary Surgery With The Staff of Community Companion Animal Hospital

Ensuring your pet receives the best of care, we are proud to offer you the surgical specialist services from Dr. Bruce Barrett. An expert orthopedic surgeon (treating the bones, muscles, cartilage, tendons, ligaments, and joints) and soft tissue specialist, he has performed an uncountable number of successful veterinary procedures and is highly regarded in his field. His expertise and precision is paired with a true compassion for pets and their wellbeing, offering you complete peace of mind knowing that your pet is in the hands of an attentive doctor and staff who have your pet’s best interest at heart.

About Dr. Barrett

Dr. Bruce Barrett graduated from the University of Prince Edward Island in 1993. He has a special interest in orthopedics and reconstructive soft-tissue surgery. From Tibia Plateau Leveling Osteotomy and Medical Patellar Luxation correction to traumatic fractures and skin grafts, he performs them all. Dr. Barrett has been licensed and certified to do TPLO since 2002 and has successfully performed more than 2,000 TPLOs. He is also certified to do the Total Knee Replacement (TKR) Biometrix taught at The Ohio State University. In addition, he is also trained and licensed to do PennHIP evaluations. Dr. Barrett has completed a surgical internship and started a residency but did not complete it for personal reason. Although not ACVS board certified, he regularly attends the surgical symposium annually to stay current and informed in his career. This year he will be attending the Canine Rehabilitation Certification Course at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville. His special interests include breeding and showing English Cocker Spaniels and going to the movies, as well as swimming, dancing, and traveling. He is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association and the Southern California Veterinary Medical Association. Favorite shop: Starbucks.