Contact the great team at Animal Eye Associates today!DrPriehs1-85x110Daniel Priehs, DVM, DACVO
Diplomate ACVO

Dr. Priehs received his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from Michigan State University in 1984.  Dr. Priehs was awarded a year long internship in small animal medicine and surgery at Oradell Animal Hospital, a large specialty hospital in the New York City area.  After completing his internship, Dr. Priehs remained on their clinical faculty where he studied with the vet ophthalmologist at the Animal Medical Center, New York City for 2 years. In 1987 Dr. Priehs began his two-year residency in Ophthalmology at the University of Florida in Gainesville and became a board certified Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists in 1991. Dr Priehs has authored numerous ophthalmology articles, and text book chapters. His professional interests include intraocular surgery and exotic animal ophthalmology.  Dr. Priehs is active in local and state organized veterinary medicine and at a national level in the American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists.  He generously donates his professional services to the Canine Companions for Independence organization and to Audubon Center for Birds of Prey.  His personal interests include spending time with his family, wife Carla, children Bethany, Buddy, Sam and Lily.  Dr Priehs is also an avid golfer.


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Heidi Denis, DVM, DACVO
Diplomate ACVO

Dr. Denis received her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from the University of Florida in 1997.  After completing a Small Animal Medicine and Surgery Internship at Michigan State University, she returned in 1998 to the University of Florida for a residency in Comparative Ophthalmology. Dr. Denis became a board certified Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists in 2001. She has served on the ACVO Examination Committee, responsible for evaluation of candidates seeking ACVO diplomate status.  Additionally, Dr. Denis was a Visiting Clinical Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine from 2003 to 2004.  Dr. Denis has written book chapters and been published in various peer-reviewed scientific journals. Her professional interests include eyelid surgery, marine mammal and other exotic animal ophthalmology, and corneal surgery and transplantation.  Her personal interests include spending time with her family and pets. Dr. Denis also enjoys riding her cutting horse Peppermint.


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Rachel
Veterinary Nurse and Office Manager

Rachel has been in the veterinary profession since 1997, and with Animal Eye Associates since 2004.  She is also a licensed Wildlife Rehabilitator and enjoys wildlife rescue in her spare time.  Rachel also loves to travel and spend time with family, which include her cat Harry, Quaker parrot Howard Hughes and African grey parrot Jack.


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Veterinary Head Nurse

Jerilyn is a Certified Veterinary Technician and has been in the veterinary profession since 1987, and with Animal Eye Associates since 1998.  In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, camping, and going to the beach every chance she can!  She also enjoys time with her mixed breed rescue Tucker, and her Australian Labradoodle Deacon.


Mindy, CVT
Veterinary Nurse

Mindy is a Certified Veterinary Technician and has been in the veterinary profession for 14 years. Mindy has been with Animal Eye Associates since 2015.  In her spare time she loves spending time with her family, her two boxers, cat, guinea pig and bearded dragon.


Christina, CVT 
Veterinary Nurse

Biography coming soon. 


Caroline, CVT 
Veterinary Nurse

Biography coming soon. 


Kaitie
Veterinary Nurse

Biography coming soon.


Miranda
Veterinary Nurse

Biography coming soon.


Ashlie
Veterinary Nurse

Biography coming soon.


Eileen
Veterinary Nurse

Biography coming soon.


Meet our animal eye clinic's teamVicky
Veterinary Nurse


Megan
Receptionist

Megan has been in the veterinary profession since 1995, and with Animal Eye Associates since 2003.  In her spare time she enjoys spending time with family and friends, traveling, camping and softball.


Heather K.
Receptionist

Heather has been in the veterinary field since 1996, and with Animal Eye Associates since 2008.  She enjoys spending time with her family including her three cats, Rhodesian Ridgeback and Italian greyhound.


At Animal Eye Associates, we are a team of dedicated, passionate professionals who do everything we can do keep animals healthy and happy. Whether you need a dog eye doctor or your exotic animal is having eye trouble, we can help. Call today.