Surgical Group For Animals

3511 Pacific Coast Highway, Suite A,
Torrance, California 90505.
(310) 325-3000

Surgical Group for Animals is located in Contact the Animal Emergency Medical Center, east of Hawthorne Blvd.

Why see a specialist?

The rapid and dramatic advances in Veterinary Medicine make it difficult for the general practitioner Why a Specialistto keep current with the techniques and instruments needed to manage some of today's complex surgical problems.

Edward B. Leeds D.V.M.

Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Surgeons

Dr. Edward B.Leeds is a board certified veterinary surgical specialist who performs general (soft tissue), neurologic, and orthopedic surgeries for dogs and cats at the Surgical Group for Animals in the Los Angeles area. About SGFADr. Leeds was the first board certified veterinary surgeon in Los Angeles, performing surgery on a referral basis since 1974


Shock Wave Therapy For Dogs.
This new form of therapy offers arthritis pain relief for dogs using sound waves. At SGFA we have been performing ESWT since 2008 with a success rate of 90%. Our cases have included: bicipital and Achilles tendonitis, DJD of the hips and elbows, and cervical and lumbo-sacral pain.
Tibial Plateau Leveling Osteotomy - TPLO
for restoration of stifle function in dogs with ACL tears. ProceduresThe purpose of the TPLO is to eliminate the cranial tibial thrust. New equipment is now available for small dogs and cats [even as small as 5 pounds]
TPO - Triple Pelvic Osteotomy
The TPO is a procedure utilized to correct the subluxation seen with hip dysplasia