The veterinary EYE center

New York City's premier pet ophthalmology center

New York City’s first veterinary ophthalmology center, with practices in both Midtown Manhattan and Chelsea.

Latest News: Our new Chelsea office is now seeing appointments.
Contact Us
Midtown office
(646) 838 - 3915
Chelsea office
(646) 381 - 2242info@vecnyc.com
Open Hours
Mon - Fri: 8:00am to 6:00pm
Sat & Sun: Closed

We're excited to welcome

Clara Williams,
DVM, DACVO

Dr. Clara Williams is thrilled to be joining the team at the Veterinary Eye Center. She completed her residency and Masters in Science at the University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine, becoming a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists. Prior to moving to New York City, Dr. Williams worked in San Francisco and the Boston area.  Dr. Williams is looking forward to sharing her skills and experience with the pets of New York. 

We're excited to welcome

Andréa Minella
DVM, PhD

Dr. Andréa Minella received her DVM and PhD from Michigan State University, during which she studied inherited retinal degenerations in cats and novel treatment strategies such as gene therapy and genome editing.

Dr. Minella completed a small animal medicine and surgery internship at the University of Wisconsin, followed by a Comparative Ophthalmology residency at the University of California, Davis.

about us

New York City’s premier ophthalmology-specific veterinary practice.

We've built our centers from the ground up for the sole purpose of providing the most advanced veterinary eye care possible.

We're excited to announce we are taking appointments at our Chelsea office, and we'll be opening an additional location in Early 2023-- VEC Long Island City !

Our Services

Conditions We Treat

We examine, diagnose, and treat the eyes of all species, including cats, dogs, birds and other exotic species.

Cornea

  • Corneal Perforation
  • Corneal Sequestrum
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Dermoid
  • Keratitis

Lens

  • Cataracts
  • Lens Luxation

Eyelid

  • Eyelid Masses
  • Prolapsed Gland of the Third Eyelid ("Cherry Eye")
  • Blepharitis
  • Entropion
  • Distichiasis and Trichiasis
  • Ectopic Cilia
  • Eyelid Agenesis

Conveniently Located in Midtown Manhattan and Chelsea.

Call us today to book an appointment.  

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