Hours: The Ophthalmology service receives elective cases 9:30AM-3:30PM Monday, Tuesday and Thursday by appointment. We perform elective surgery on Wednesday and Friday. We also make small animal and large animal appointments (through the VH) twice a month at our satellite clinic at the Equine Health Center in Southern Pines, NC.
The Small Animal and Equine Ophthalmology services are available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year for treatment of emergency problems. To make a referral on an emergency basis, call 919.513.6659 or 919.513.6911. Referring Veterinarians can also call for consults at anytime.
Main Number: 919.513.6500
Small Animal Emergency: 919.513.6911
Large Animal Emergency: 919.513.6630
Friday 5PM-Monday 8AM
Open 24 hours on legal holidays.
No appointment needed.
Ophthalmology - Doctors & Staff
Dr. Brian Gilger, Professor of Ophthalmology and Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists
Dr. Michael Davidson, Professor of Ophthalmology and Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists
Dr. Hans Westermeyer,
Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology
Dr. Freya Mowat, Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology
- Damian Launer, Clinical Technician
- Erin Matheson, AAS, RVT, Clinical Technician
- Melissa Hamman, AAS, RVT, Clinical Technician
- Mackenzie Stevens, Client Services Specialist