Testimonials

  • If you are in the position like I was and looking for reviews for a surgeon because your dog needs knee surgery then look no further than Blackford Surgery Center.... read more

    Kristy Jones Avatar Kristy Jones
    October 24, 2022

    My dog had an adenoma show up and I was on pins and needles about it. Blackford was completely available to discuss and transparent about their practices and what... read more

    Arrison Kirby Avatar Arrison Kirby
    March 22, 2023

    Best vet experience of all time! I wish we could come here all the time. They care and trybto help in every way possible.

    stacey ferguson Avatar stacey ferguson
    March 24, 2022

    They had a brace made for my newfoundland and have him walking without a limp. Had our first walk outside in months. Truly an outstanding group.

    Mark Marcus Avatar Mark Marcus
    March 24, 2022

    I took my dog Marlin to Blackford for a consult on his luxating patella and every part of our experience was ideal. I cannot say enough good things about everyone... read more

    Katie Simmons Avatar Katie Simmons
    March 24, 2022

    Blackford Vet has done two ACL surgeries on our pups over the years and they were fantastic. I wouldn’t go anywhere else in Knoxville. Highly recommend!

    Micah Brookshear Avatar Micah Brookshear
    March 3, 2023

    Went eith my neighbor to drop off then pick up his dog. Seemed very clean and helpful place, very nice staff

    charlie earle Avatar charlie earle
    January 24, 2023

    What counts most is that our dog is happy and romping around like a puppy again after two surgeries. We are grateful to Blackford.

    Merilyn Goeltz Avatar Merilyn Goeltz
    March 24, 2022

    These people are wonderful. Caring, Patient, helpful, understanding and above all give star vet services. My 44lb dog required the tplo surgery at age 7. I called more than 20... read more

    Shelby Johnston Avatar Shelby Johnston
    April 24, 2022

    Dr Blackford is a veterinary orthopedic surgeon. Who knew Knoxville had one. Right? I'm thankful that we do, because my crippled foster dog had a very difficult... read more

    Sheila Lappin Avatar Sheila Lappin
    May 24, 2022

    I've had a dog who needed surgery, a plate was placed in his right hind leg. Just had an 8 week check up ,everything was fine and he could... read more

    Charles Welsch ll Avatar Charles Welsch ll
    June 24, 2022

    Awesome care and communication. UT Vet "freaked out" over my baby's high RBC count and would not do TPLO surgery. My local vet and Blackford knew how to handle... read more

    Sharona Z Avatar Sharona Z
    March 24, 2022
  • They took amazing care of our dog during her knee surgery. Staff is AMAZING and our dog is running around now with no pain. Can't say enough good about... read more

    Ben Browne Avatar Ben Browne
    March 24, 2022

    Highly Recommend

    Alexandra Waldron Avatar Alexandra Waldron
    December 24, 2022

    Very knowledgeable. Take great care of your animals and super helpful.

    David D Avatar David D
    July 24, 2022

    These people are incredible! They love animals as much as the clients! They have done awesome work with my Australian shepherd and his tendonitis. I recommend them!

    Heather Watson Avatar Heather Watson
    December 24, 2022

    They was awesome with our dog Tank! Very caring place.

    wendy Honaker Avatar wendy Honaker
    July 24, 2022

    They took such great care of our Tucker! So blessed to have them fix our boy!

    Jennifer Voyles Avatar Jennifer Voyles
    July 24, 2022

    I can't begin to explain how amazing Blackford Vet is!! Our pup who is a little over a year old needed knee surgery after a fall off the bed. Our... read more

    Jade Ramsey Avatar Jade Ramsey
    November 24, 2022

    Fantastic facility. Veterinarian's and staff super nice and are excellent with you pet.

    Greg Wilde Avatar Greg Wilde
    November 24, 2022

    Very nice.

    Faye Ramsey Avatar Faye Ramsey
    February 24, 2023

    We've had several dogs' hips & legs repaired here Iverson the years; Dr Blackford has always done a terrific job, sometimes seemingly the impossible.

    B Dorsey Avatar B Dorsey
    September 24, 2022

    I'm so thankful they were able to perform surgery on my best friend and get his leg in the right direction to heal properly! They have a wonderful facility and... read more

    SkillshotTopher Avatar SkillshotTopher
    March 19, 2023

    TPLO pre op 5 stars TPLO surgery 5 stars TPLO post surgery directions and follow up 5 stars. Professional, courteous, and caring. Thank you

    paul oster Avatar paul oster
    September 24, 2022
  • The staff and vet were fabulous. They prepared me with printed instructions for treatment and therapy. Also emailed me videos to watch to show me what to do.

    Elizabeth Elkins Avatar Elizabeth Elkins
    September 24, 2022

    Absolutely wonderful! Very thorough and caring. I would not trust anyone else to operate on my dogs!!!

    sherry cobble Avatar sherry cobble
    April 24, 2022

    The staff at Blackford Surgery is so kind and care so deeply about you and your Fur Babies. I can't say enough about my experience! Dr. Blackford and team... read more

    Jeff Lyall Avatar Jeff Lyall
    April 24, 2022

    Pardon my French but this place is the stuff! My dog blew out both of his ccl's and they did back-to-back surgeries on him. They did the first c c... read more

    Micheal Johnson Avatar Micheal Johnson
    June 24, 2022

    The entire staff are wonderful people!! When you can reach your Dr at 2 in the morning while panicking you know you're with the right people! Thanks for taking care... read more

    Wanda Stiner Avatar Wanda Stiner
    February 24, 2023

    The BEST!!!! Extremely good vets. Very thorough.

    Kevin Yates Avatar Kevin Yates
    September 24, 2022

    I am beyond impressed with the professionalism, efficiency, communication, and quality of medicine that the surgeons and staff at Blackford practice. My dog had bilateral hernias corrected and Dr.... read more

    KT Avatar KT
    August 24, 2022

    Fantastic facility. Veterinarian's and staff super nice and are excellent with you pet.

    Greg Wilde Avatar Greg Wilde
    November 24, 2022

    Very nice.

    Faye Ramsey Avatar Faye Ramsey
    February 24, 2023

    We've had several dogs' hips & legs repaired here Iverson the years; Dr Blackford has always done a terrific job, sometimes seemingly the impossible.

    B Dorsey Avatar B Dorsey
    September 24, 2022

    I'm so thankful they were able to perform surgery on my best friend and get his leg in the right direction to heal properly! They have a wonderful facility and... read more

    SkillshotTopher Avatar SkillshotTopher
    March 19, 2023

    TPLO pre op 5 stars TPLO surgery 5 stars TPLO post surgery directions and follow up 5 stars. Professional, courteous, and caring. Thank you

    paul oster Avatar paul oster
    September 24, 2022