Common Eye Conditions

Learn about commonly seen eye problems in pets.  Is your pet's eye problem an emergency?  Read more to find out...
Dr. Meredith Mouney, 

Learn more about Dr. Mouney and Metairie Veterinary Ophthalmology Specialists.


Veterinary Ophthalmologists exclusively treat eye conditions and problems in pets.  To achieve their board certification they must complete years of specialized training including a degree in Veterinary Medicine and a residency in Ophthalmology at an approved residency facility.  In addition, Veterinary Ophthalmologists complete a rigorous course of examinations at the completion of their studies that tests their knowledge of general medicine relating to eyes, diagnostics and surgical skills.  


  • Cataract Surgery
  • Ocular Ultrasound
  • Corneal Repair
  • OFA Eye Certification Exams
  • Preparing for your visit
  • What to expect at your first visit
  • Common eye conditions in pets


Eye conditions can be very serious and worsen quickly. Dr. Mouney is available for emergency eye exams.

      Call 504-872-9898


Click below to access information about referring your patient to Metairie Veterinary Ophthalmology Specialists, including referral forms.

Metairie Veterinary Ophthalmology Specialists

101 Metairie Road

Metairie, LA 70005

p. 504-872-9898

f. 504-835-4306


Located inside Metairie Small Animal Hospital


Our Policy


Proudly serving the pet owners and veterinarians

of the New Orleans metropolitan area.

101 Metairie Road     504-872-9898

What is a Veterinary Ophthalmologist?

No Referrals Needed

Open Communication


Metairie Veterinary Ophthalmology Specialists are committed to serving the pet owners and veterinarians of the New Orleans area. 

We understand the importance of open and frequent communication with our referring veterinarians and will ensure that every aspect of your patient's care is relayed to you throughout the referral process.

Please contact us if you have any questions or concerns.


Monday - Thursday

8am-5pm by Appointment

Available after hours for emergency services.