ABOUT
US

ACVO Board-Certified Veterinary Ophthalmologists

The doctors and staff at The Animal Eye Institute understand that your pets are an extension of your family. Therefore, your pet's well-being is our utmost concern.

Through excellent communication with you and your referring veterinarian we are committed to exceeding your expectations by providing high quality, compassionate, state-of-the-art ophthalmic care to your pets.

The Animal Eye Institute excels at the diagnosis, surgery, and medical treatment of eye disorders for companion animals (dogs and cats), large animals (horses, llamas, cattle), exotic and pocket pets. Most procedures are possible to perform on an out-patient basis.

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Dr. DJ Haeussler
Board Certified Ophthalmologist

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Dr. Ronald Spatola
Board Certified Ophthalmologist

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Dr. Christina Korb
Practice Limited to Diseases of the Eye

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Dr. Jamie Lembo
Practice Limited to Diseases of the Eye

CONVENIENT
LOCATIONS

CINCINNATI

11851 Mason Montgomery Road, Cincinnati, OH 45249

DAYTON

1475 Worldwide Place

Vandalia, OH 45377

FLORENCE

6907 Burlington Pike

Florence, KY 41042

EXPERIENCE
the
DIFFERENCE

 

  • At The Animal Eye Institute, your pet's care will be managed consistently by the same doctor (Dr. DJ Haeussler, Dr. Ron Spatola, Dr. Christina Korb, or Dr. Jamie Lembo) and same technician. 

  • We have three locations for your convenience. We can see your loved one at any of our locations.

  • We have Saturday appointments.

  • Excellent bedside manner from all staff members.

  • Payment plans are available through Care Credit.

  • State-of-the-art surgical instrumentation.

  • High outpatient and surgical caseload

    • Experience matters!

  • We are locally owned and locally operated.

    • Dr. Haeussler and Dr. Spatola both grew up and reside in Cincinnati.

  • Complete surgical estimates are given at your consultation. These include pre-operative testing, surgery, medications, and a recheck examination.

    • No hidden fees or surprises.

  • Your pet does not need to stay overnight if it is not medically necessary.

  • We can ship medications directly to you!

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WHAT PEOPLE SAY

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DR. KELSEY PRINTZ

"Dr. DJ and staff did a fantastic job caring for our old diabetic Troubles when be had his cataracts removed. Now he can see quite well and chases the cats whenever he can!!"

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NANCY COOPER YORK

"Wonderful caring people. Very thorough and explained everything clearly without any condescension. Prices are much lower than we expected too. Highly recommend them."

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TINA WESSELS

"Thank you so much for taking the time to help us so quickly.  Mickey already looks and acts so much healthier.  You turned a terrifying moment for me into at least hope for a little while."