• South Paws Specialty Surgery
  • South Paws Specialty Surgery

    3 Roper Street, Melbourne, 3189, VIC, AU


Australia’s premier surgery and cancer facility, Southpaws Specialty Surgery for Animals

The SouthPaws hospital is based in Moorabbin, just 12 km from Melbourne CBD, and offering great lifestyle options. Southpaws have a world renown reputation for excellence and patient care.  We regularly publish and present our latest work to national and international conferences and at events scheduled for the veterinary community.  Due to our continued growth, we expanded our purpose-built facilities in 2018.

We deliver the best in veterinary orthopaedic and soft tissue surgery, neurosurgery, cancer care, chemotherapy and internal medicine for dogs and cats.

SouthPaws boast one of only two veterinary radiation therapy units in Australia and were the first deep-therapy radiation unit for dogs and cats in Australia. We have full in-house laboratory facilities, comprehensive diagnostic imaging including ultrasound, digital X-ray, a 16 Slice Toshiba CT Aquilion and we have access to a 1.5 Tesla MRI in cooperation with Royal Canin Australia – on-site 3D printing of surgical models Our team is vibrant, friendly and passionate about the services we offer at Southpaws. Our team includes three surgical specialists, a surgical registrar and three residents (one IM), a team of interns, knowledgeable nurses and support staff.

Clinic Type

private practice

  • small animal
  • emergency referral

Small mammal/exotic, Cats, Dogs, Avian

Principal Location

  • Veterinary Medicine Specialist

    Vet   |   Full-time
    About us: The Southpaws hospital is based in Moorabbin, just 12 km from Melbourne CBD, and offering great lifestyle options. Southpaws has ...
  • Surgical specialists or residency-trained/specialty board-eligible surgeons

    Vet   |   Full-time
    Melbourne Location Purpose-built Hospitals Strong Clinical team About us: The Southpaws purpose-built hospitals in Moorabbin and Mornington offer great lifestyle options. ...
  • ECC Veterinarian

    Vet   |   Full-time
    The Economist Magazine named Melbourne, Australia the most liveable city in 2017. Melbourne offers distinctive flavours, sights and passions across it’s favourite ...
  • ECC Vet Nurse

    Vet Nurse / Technician   |   Full-time
    Due to continued growth, we are seeking an experienced nurse to join our existing veterinary and nursing team. Full-time work ...

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