Ophthalmology

5th Annual Gulf-Atlantic Veterinary Conference

You're Good... But Let's Get Better... Improving Your Ophthalmic Skills In The Exam Room

Friday, December 1
10:10 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: Royal Palm Ballroom Salon 7

Veterinarian

This session will walk participants through a thorough ophthalmic exam, including a review of how to perform basic tests (tonometry, schirmer tear tests, and corneal stains) and interpret their results. Recommendations will be made on what equipment is important to have in your hospitals and how to make this equipment financially feasible.

Robert Swinger

Veterinary Ophthalmologist
Animal Eye Guys of South Florida

Dr. Robert Swinger completed his undergraduate work and received his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from the University of Illinois in 2003. After completing an internship in small animal medicine and surgery at Veterinary Specialists of South Florida in Cooper City, he went on to complete both an ophthalmology internship and residency at the Animal Eye Specialty Clinics in Miami, Deerfield Beach, and West Palm Beach. Soon thereafter, he joined the VCA Aurora Animal Hospital outside of Chicago and developed a successful ophthalmology service. In 2011, Dr. Swinger launched Animal Eye Guys and currently practices within Premier Veterinary Specialties in both Fort Lauderdale and Hollywood, FL. Dr. Swinger is board certified and a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists.
In his work environment, Dr. Swinger enjoys teaching and taking active roles in the hospitals’ internship programs. His special interests include surgical and medical management of glaucoma, cataract surgery, and corneal physiology. Outside of the veterinary arena, Dr. Swinger enjoys spending time with his family and pets; and enjoys fishing, cooking, and traveling.

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