Ophthalmology is the branch of veterinary medicine that specializes in the evaluation of function and disease of the eye, eyelids and its immediate surroundings. As veterinary medical care for your pet has dramatically expanded in recent years, so has our ability to examine, diagnose, and successfully treat many eye conditions.
Ophthalmologic Diagnostic and Surgical Equipment
We offer the latest techniques, technologies and instrumentation to treat a wide range of ophthalmologic conditions. Our Ophthalmology Service provides a full complement of surgical and specialized ophthalmic equipment including:
- Electroretinography (ERG)
- Operating Microscope
- Diode laser
- Microsurgical instrumentation
- Laser Therapy
- Microsurgical Procedures
- Cross Sectional Imaging - Including: CT and MRI
- Cataract surgery
- Lens lunation surgery
- Corneal Ulcers
- Corneal injury repair
- Glaucoma treatment
- Retinal detachment
- Intraocular neoplasia (cancer inside the eye)
- Eyelid reconstruction and mass removal
- Cysts inside the eye
- Cosmetic eye surgery and eye removal
Ophthalmology 24/7/365 Emergency Services
Our 24-hour, 7-days-a-week Emergency Service can readily admit urgent and emergency ophthalmic patients for immediate, after-hours evaluation, until the Ophthalmologist is able to evaluate the condition. Our emergency service also works closely with us to manage intensive medical and postoperative patients that can benefit from overnight and weekend care.
Service Dog Ophthalmologic Services
Coral Springs Animal Hospital Ophthalmology Service performs CERF examinations at no charge to active service dogs. We are proud to support the ACVO's National Service Dog Day each year, and to continue this work year round.