Ophthalmology Procedures

PVSEC Ophthalmology offers medical and/or surgical treatment for ocular diseases of the following:

  • Eyelids: entropion, ectropion, distichia, trichiasis, lagophthalmos, tumors, lacerations
  • Cornea: ulcers, perforations/lacerations, infectious/inflammatory keratitis, edema
  • Conjunctiva: allergic/infectious conjunctivitis, masses
  • Uveal Tract: uveitis, hyphema, trauma, tumors, cysts, intraocular foreign bodies
  • Lens: cataracts, lens luxation/subluxation, lens capsular rupture
  • Vitreous: syneresis, anterior hernation, hemorrhages, vitritis, cyst
  • Retina: hemorrhage, edema, detachments, degeneration/atrophy, PRA, SARD
  • Optic Nerve: infectious/inflammatory optic neuritis, tumors, congenital defects
  • Orbit: abscesses, tumors, trauma, inflammatory conditions
  • Lacrimal: dry eye (KCS), dacryocystitis, nasolacrimal duct obstructions
  • Glaucoma: primary or secondary elevated ocular pressure

Detailed descriptions and information on various ophthalmic conditions and procedures can also be viewed on the American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists (ACVO) website.