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Articles tagged: Ophthalmology

30 Years on and Going Strong

Thursday, October 20th, 2016

The CVT in Ophthalmology has seen it all. Over the course of three decades in veterinary medicine Tracey Elmes has had a varied and rewarding career, and, she shows no signs of slowing down.

Sight Savers

Tuesday, April 26th, 2016

Tabby undergoes corneal graft surgery on both eyes

Musetta the tabby

Lola’s story

Friday, October 24th, 2014

Anyone familiar with the popular television show House has seen the twists and turns that a medical condition can take but for the Dutkiewicz family, the drama was real life

At Your Service: Ophthalmology

Wednesday, September 10th, 2014

Sometimes it’s a miniscule piece of foreign material or the abnormal growth of eyelashes that can be or become problematic for an animal. Other times it’s something more serious. You don’t want to gamble with your pet’s eyesight and should always seek the advice of a professional for what may be perceived to be a minor eye injury.

Routine Eye Care for Your Pets

Wednesday, September 10th, 2014

As a pet owner, it’s important that you establish an eye care routine to include the following: Conduct Routine Visual Inspection Set aside a particular time weekly to examine your pet’s eyes. Do so in… Read More

Now Seeing Eye to Eye

Wednesday, September 10th, 2014

Background Wandering aimlessly through the streets in a rural area north of Columbia, SC, Yogi was found very underweight and worn, with no tags. The tip of his ears were all chewed up and on… Read More

Site Lines

Friday, August 1st, 2014

When your pet is squinting, teary or red-eyed, it’s time to see a vet

At Your Service: Ophthalmology

Thursday, June 12th, 2014

The Ophthalmology Service at the Foster Hospital for Small Animals is home to two faculty board-certified ophthalmologists, two ophthalmology residents, an ophthalmology technician and a primary liaison, all dedicated to providing medical and surgical management… Read More

Clinical Case Challenge: Ophthalmology (Dog)

Thursday, June 12th, 2014

Case description A 4-year-old male, neutered, mix breed dog, Canon, presented to the Ophthalmology Service at Tufts Foster Hospital for Small Animals for a two-month history of ocular redness and discharge involving the left eye… Read More

Specialty Spotlight: Ophthalmology Service

Friday, January 24th, 2014

From routine eye exams to corneal grafting, laceration repair and cataract removal, the Ophthalmology specialists at Tufts Foster Hospital for Small Animals are available around the clock to see patients. Led by board-certified veterinarians, the… Read More