Veterinary Surgery Service

131 Hospital Drive N.E. Suite 2
Ft. Walton Beach, FL 32548


Cholecystectomy (Gallbladder Removal)  


A cholecystectomy is the removal of the gallbladder and may be recommended for a variety of reasons including a gallbladder mucocele, necrotizing cholecystitis, cholysistitis, gallbladder stones, etc.

How much does a Cholecystectomy cost?

The all inclusive fee is $3,650.00

This includes:

  • Intake Physical Examination
  • Ultrasound
  • Pre-Anesthetic Bloodwork: CBC, full chemistry panel, clotting profile when indicated
  • EKG
  • I.V. Catheter
  • I.V. Fluids
  • Pre-Anesthetic analgesia drugs
  • Preoperative imaging (Ultrasound, Radiographs)
  • Anesthesia induction drugs tailored to the individual patient 
  • Anesthesia Maintenance on isoflurane
  • Anesthesia monitoring by: EKG, CO2 end tidal, O2 saturation, Blood pressure, body temperature
  • Cholecystectomy Surgery
  • Post-surgical recovery monitoring
  • Post-surgical therapy laser treatment
  • Hospitalization as required
  • Histopathology
  • Culture & Sensitivity
  • Take home medications
  • Recheck appointments