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Ophthalmology

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Our veterinary ophthalmologists specialize in vision care and the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the eye.

Conditions we treat

  • Cataracts
  • Corneal ulcers
  • Dry eye
  • Eyelid abnormalities
  • Glaucoma
  • Uveitis

Services

  • Cataract surgery performed with phacoemulsification with intraocular lens implantation
  • Cyclosporine implant surgery for dry eye (dogs) and uveitis (horses)
  • Eyelid and corneal reconstructive surgery
  • Surgical removal and radiation or cryotherapy for ocular tumors
  • Repair of prolapsed gland of the third eyelid (“cherry eye”)
  • Transscleral laser for glaucoma

Specialized technology

  • Tonometry (measurement of intraocular pressure)
  • Electroretinogram (ERG) to test retinal function
  • Ocular ultrasound
  • Computerized tomography (CT)
  • Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
  • Beta radiation for certain tumor types
  • Diode laser for treatment of glaucoma and uveal cysts

contact information

Appointments Phone: (970) 297-5000
Consultations and Referrals Phone: (970) 297-4136

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Ophthalmology Staff

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