Ophthalmology

ophthalmology2Animals suffer from eye problems that are similar to those which affect humans. These problems include cataracts, glaucoma, uveitis, tumors of the eye, eyelid defects, dry eye, retinal degeneration, and corneal ulcers. Veterinary ophthalmologists can provide animals with nearly all of the medical and surgical eye care that is available for humans.

  • Tonometry (Tonopen)
  • Fluorescein
  • Electroretinogram
  • Nasolacrimal Flush
  • Schirmer Tear Testing
  • Slit Lamp Examination (Biomicroscopy)
  • Indirect and Direct Retinal Examination
  • Gonioscopy
  • Conjuntival Scrapes and Biopsies
  • Aqueous Centesis/Vitreous Centesis
  • Ultrasound (Eye and Orbit)
  • CERF (Canine Eye Registration Foundation) Examination
  • GDC (Institutes for Genetic Disease Control) Examination