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Cataract surgery with lens implants
Corneal diseases and surgery: ulcers, grafting, transplants
Congenital ocular anomalies
Canine Eye Registry Exam (CERF): breeding exam for hereditary diseases
Infectious ophthalmic diseases
Immune mediated ophthalmic diseases
Ocular manifestations of systemic diseases
Laser surgery: glaucoma, uveal melanoma, and selected retinal disorders
Lens luxation management and surgery
Glaucoma diagnosis and management: medical, surgical (laser, shunt)
Dry eye (keratoconjunctivitis sicca): medical and surgical management
Retinal and optic nerve disease: diagnosis and management
Eyelid abnormalities and reconstruction: entropion, eyelid tumor, eyelid agenesis, distichia/ectopic cilia
Prolapsed third eyelid (Cherry Eye) repair
Sudden blindness: diagnosis and management
Digital X-rays (CDs available)
Heart rate, respiratory rate, temperature
Capnography (EtCO2 monitoring)
Blood pressure (Doppler and Oscillometric)
Diagnostic Laboratory In-House
Packed cell volume/total solids
Cytology with Cytospin technology
Infectious disease testing: Heartworm, FeLV/FIV/FeHW, Parvovirus
Snap cPL (pancreatitis test)
Appointments are by referral only from your family veterinarian.
View Referral Form Daytime emergencies: only by referral from your family veterinarian
View Referral Form Bring your pet's previous and current medications with you
Do not feed your pet on the day of appointment if surgery is anticipated
Bring copies (if available) of your pet's medical record (i.e., results of previous blood work, medication history, etc.) and X-rays
Mon day 8:00am 6:00pm
Tues day 8:00am 6:00pm
Wed nesday 8:00am 6:00pm
Thurs day 8:00am 6:00pm
Fri day 8:00am 6:00pm
Sat urday Closed Closed
Sun day Closed Closed
For after hours emergencies, please contact Alabama Veterinary Emergency Services at 205.481.1001.
Monday - Thursday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Meet the Doctor
Meet Dr. Nelms
Dr. Nelms is a graduate of the Mississippi State University College of Veterinary Medicine. She completed a post-doctoral surgery and medicine internship at The Animal Medical Center in New York City.
Services We provide the most advanced and specialized eye care for your pet. Click here to learn more about our services.
Online Forms Patient forms are available online for your convenience. Or you may complete them when you arrive for your appointment. The information allows us to provide the most efficient and effective communication and service to you and your family veterinarian.
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