Specialist Care

 
Inanda Veterinary offers Specialist care for your animals.
 
Drs Zambelli and Neville are on hand to discuss cases, offer opinions and accept referrals from vets all over KZN and SA.
 
Dr Zambelli's special interest and expertise lies in Oncology (cancer medicine), he also is an expert (specialist, not just an interest) in:
 
  • DERMATOLOGY / SKIN - almost every skin case can be diagnosed and managed or cured.

  • CARDIOLOGY / HEART - Dr Zambelli has years of experience in the diagnosis and management of a variety of heart diseases. Using a unique approach to this disease, we have patients living 4 years after thrombotic events (normal lifespan about 1 - 3 months).

  • ONCOLOGY / CANCER - chemotherapy, radiation therapy and immunotherapy. In Dr Zambelli's hands, some really rewarding results have been obtained and even where we can't cure cancer, we can make patients really comfortable for a long time, with his unique, holistic approach to compassionate cancer care. Dr Zambelli has performed a number of firsts in this field.

  • GASTROENTEROLOGY (including the PANCREAS and LIVER - using advanced imaging (such as CT-Angiograms for liver shunts), fibre-optic endoscopy and laparoscopy (TRUE key hole surgery).

  • PULMONOLOGY / AIRWAYS - Dr Zambelli was the first specialist to do large numbers of tracheal stentings for airways collapse and has mastered this difficult but effective technique. We have special scopes allowing us to diagnose a variety of airway problems, and he has done hundreds of CT-scans and MRIs.

  • ENDOCRINE / HORMONAL - Dr Zambelli lectured this subject at Onderstepoort, and has access to laboratory tests for a variety of hormonal disease. He has also written guidelines for the diagnosis of Cushing's disease for the KZN branch of the SA Vet Association.

  • NEPHROLOGY / KIDNEYS & BLADDER - with our ultrasound, keyhole biopsy techniques and special scopes, we are able to evaluate a variety of kidney diseases.

  • NEUROLOGY - we perform MRIs, CTs, myelograms and spinal taps on a routine basis.

  • IMMUNOLOGY / AUTOIMMUNE - diseases of the immune system can be challenging to diagnose and even harder to treat, but are areas of interest for Dr Zambelli.


 
Dr Neville’s special interest and expertise lies in Orthopaedic and Spinal Surgery, he also is an expert (specialist, not just an interest) in
 
  • SKIN / RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY - care of large skin defects, infected wounds, degloving wounds and plastic reconstructive techniques.

  • CARDIOTHORACIC SURGERY - Dr Neville taught respiratory surgery and is a specialist with expertise in: PDA closure, PRAA surgery, lung and airway surgery, chest wall repair.

  • ONCOLOGY / CANCER - removal of tumours as part of a multimodal, truly holistic approach to cancer cure, in conjunction with Dr Zambelli.

  • GASTROENTEROLOGY (including the PANCREAS and LIVER- using advanced imaging (such as CT-Angiograms for liver shunts), fibre-optic endoscopy and laparoscopy (TRUE key hole surgery).

  • ENDOCRINE / HORMONAL - urgery of the thyroid, parathyroid, adrenal, pancreatic and other hormone-producing tissues and tumours.

  • NEPHROLOGY / KIDNEYS & BLADDER - surgical management of ectopic ureters, kidney and ureteral stones, bladder tumours, diversion of urine flow, reposition of ureters.

  • NEUROSURGERY - we perform MRIs, CTs, myelograms and spinal taps on a routine basis, and Dr Neville does surgery for prolapsed discs, "wobblers”, and other central nervous system diseases.

  • ORTHOPAEDICS - Dr Neville is an expert at finding and diagnosis the causes of lameness and pain arising from the musculoskeletal system; arthroscopic (keyhole, camera-aided, noninvasive) joint surgery, fracture repair; cruciate and knee/jip/shoulder/elbow surgery, and much more.