Dr. Paul Orsini brings 20 years’ experience in Veterinary Dentistry & Oral Surgery to Hope VS
Hope Veterinary Specialists is delighted to announce the addition of Paul Orsini, DVM, DACVS, DAVDC to our specialist services, allowing Hope VS to serve dental and oral surgery patient referrals. Dr.Orsini has built an outstanding reputation for himself and his Dentistry and Oral Surgery Service over the last 20 years in our region. Hope VS welcomes his unparalleled level of experience in order to better serve your patients.
Dr. Paul Orsini is originally from New York and graduated from the New York State College of Veterinary Medicine (Cornell). After completing an internship and a three-year surgical residency at the University of Pennsylvania School Of Veterinary Medicine, he received his board certification by the American College of Veterinary Surgeons in 1994. Dr. Orsini then completed a second residency in dentistry from the University of Pennsylvania School Of Veterinary Medicine in 1995. He has been published in numerous journals, proceedings, and book chapters and has held lectureship and assistant professor positions in Veterinary Surgery, Dentistry and Anatomy at the University of Pennsylvania School Of Veterinary Medicine. He continues to be Director of Veterinary Anatomy at the veterinary school.
Hope VS values our partnership with you, our referring veterinarians, and when it comes to pet dental health we know that you are typically the pet owner’s first point of contact to learn about proper pet dental care. We hope to prove to be an invaluable resource to your clinic and the patients you may refer to us for the more complex cases involving dental disease and injury.
This new service offers advanced dental and oral disease therapies in dogs and cats. We treat a wide range of conditions which include the following:
- Periodontal disease
- Endodontic disease (ex. Root Canal Treatment)
- Restorative dentistry (ex. Crown Fabrication)
- Orthodontics (Interceptive and Active)
- General Oral Surgery (ex. Gingivectomy)
- Oral neoplasia treatment
- Advanced oral surgery (Including maxillectomy and mandibulectomy)
- Jaw & Skull fracture repair
- Temporomandibular joint disease: diagnosis and treatment
- Congenital defects of the head (ex. Cleft palate repair)
- Treatment of Feline Stomatitis and Feline Tooth Resorption
- Pet Dental Cleaning for higher anesthesia risk pets
The Dentistry and Oral Surgery Service offers advanced diagnostic techniques including detailed dental evaluation and charting in conjunction with intra-oral radiographic studies. We can provide advanced imaging studies prior to treating maxillofacial trauma and oral neoplasia. We work closely with our board-certified anesthesiologist and highly trained certified veterinary nurses to ensure the patient’s anesthesia and recovery is as safe as possible. After treatment, you can expect a full report for your records which details diagnosis, treatment, radiographs and any follow up care you will want to incorporate into the pet’s health plan.
Dr. Orsini is accepting new appointments & will offer procedures and recheck appointments Wednesday through Friday.
At Hope Veterinary Specialists we are committed to a pet’s whole health care needs and are excited to add the Dentistry and Oral Surgery Service to our specialty group and for the opportunity to care for your patients in this new capacity. Should you have any questions regarding this new service, please don’t hesitate to contact us!