Update - All VEC locations will be closed in honor of Juneteenth on Wednesday, June 19th.

The veterinary EYE center

New York City's premier pet ophthalmology center

New York City’s first veterinary ophthalmology center, with practices in Manhattan and Long Island City.

Latest News: Our new Chelsea office is now seeing appointments.
Open Hours
Hell's Kitchen
Mon-Fri: 7:30am - 5:30pm
Sat, Sun: Closed
Long Island City
Mon-Fri: 7:30am - 5:30pm
Sat, Sun: Closed
Tues-Thurs: 7:30am - 5:30pm
Mon & Fri: Closed
All Locations
Comprehensive Exams
Advanced Diagnostics
Surgical Solutions

We're excited to welcome

Clara Williams,

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. 


VEC Chelsea is open and now booking appointments!

VEC Chelsea
Address: 164 W. 21st Street New York, NY 10011
Phone: (646) 844-2015
Email: info@vecnyc.com

Joining our Chelsea office is Dr. Becky Telle, DVM, DACVO. Dr. Telle is a board certified veterinary ophthalmologist who brings deep clinical experience to the Veterinary Eye Center. We look forward to Dr. Telle delivering the same standard of pet ophthalmology care that our Veterinary Eye Center clients and patients have come to experience.

about us

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

Our Services

Conditions We Treat

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


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


  • Cataracts
  • Lens Luxation


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

Conveniently located in Manhattan and Long Island City.

Contact us today to book an appointment.

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