“All of the Ophthalmology staff are outstanding, and one of your best services. I give this department full credit for saving the vision in Charlie’s left eye.”

– Nancy

Our Service

Our ophthalmology service offers comprehensive eye care for small animals, horses and other large animals, and exotic animals. We use state-of-the-art equipment to diagnose and treat ocular disease. Once we have made a diagnosis, we’ll work with you and your animal to treat the problem as well as help you learn to detect eye disease in the early stages.


We treat a wide variety of eye-related issues. Common conditions include:

  • Cataract and cataract surgery
  • Conjunctivitis
  • Corneal transplant
  • Corneal ulcers
  • Dry eye 
  • Eyelid diseases and defects
  • Glaucoma
  • Hereditary eye disease
  • Ocular surface reconstruction
  • Uveitis

Special Capabilities

  • Corneal grafts
  • Electroretinography
  • Endolaser treatment for glaucoma
  • Episcleral cyclosporine implants for dry eye in dogs
  • Episcleral cyclosporine implants for immune-mediated keratitis in horses
  • High-frequency ocular ultrasound
  • Iris cyst ablation
  • Phacoemulsification for cataract removal
  • Suprachoroidal cyclosporine implants in horses


Todd Marlo – DVM, MS, DACVO

Clinical Assistant Professor


Shari Poruba – CVT

Lorri Zoch – CVT