Veterinary Ophthalmology for Dogs and Cats

Pets can develop eye problems that may require the care of an eye specialist, including cataracts in dogs, as well as cat and dog eye infections.

VSH is dedicated to providing the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of veterinary eye diseases and infections at our location in San Diego. We provide veterinary ophthalmology for dogs and cats with the following services and procedures:

  • Slit-lamp biomicroscopy
  • Applanation tonometry
  • Eye certification exams for inherited eye diseases in pure-bred dogs (CERF)
  • Microsurgery techniques
  • Cryosurgery
  • Indirect ophthalmoscopy
  • Gonioscopy
  • Cataract surgery by phacoemulsification
  • Diode laser treatment for glaucoma, retinal tears, and iris melanomas
  • Electroretinography

If you have received a referral from your family/general veterinarian for our veterinary ophthalmology services, please book an appointment by calling (858) 875-7500 -- or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to tell us about your needs!

Ophthalmology Technology and Equipment

At VSH, we provide a variety of ophthalmology services for dogs and cats with numerous sophisticated instruments and equipment, including:

  • An operating microscope
  • Diode
  • CO2 lasers
  • Cryosurgery
  • A new, state-of-the-art phacoemulsifier for cataract surgery

Schedule an appointment for our ophthalmology services by calling our location above. Referring veterinarians can also visit our Veterinarians Resource Section to request a consultation. We look forward to speaking to you about your case!

Dr. Roybal More