Cornell University Veterinary Specialists 24 Hour Emergency and Critical Care

Dr. Rachel Wynne

Rachel Wynne, DVM, MS, DACVO


Staff Ophthalmologist, Cornell University Veterinary Specialists

Adjunct Assistant Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology, Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine



American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists


Subspecialty Emphasis:

  • Cataracts and cataract surgery
  • Microsurgery of the cornea


Dr. Wynne received both her Bachelor of Science and her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from Cornell University. Following an internship, she pursued a research fellowship at the Ohio State University College of Optometry, investigating preventative strategies for postoperative complications of cataract surgery in dogs and humans. She then completed a residency in veterinary ophthalmology at the Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine. Dr. Wynne is board-certified by the American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists. She joined CUVS in 2015.

Dr. Wynne is trained and skilled in both medical and surgical ophthalmology, with a special focus and expertise in cataract surgery. Her deep knowledge of ocular conditions and attention to detail makes her a phenomenal ophthalmologist. The time and attention she spends with her clients is a reflection of her dedication to relieving discomfort and maintaining optimal vision and quality of life for her patients. She is passionate about helping families understand their pet's condition so that they can make the best possible decisions for their pet in every situation.

Dr. Wynne will consult with your primary care veterinarian and/or with other specialists to ensure that your pet gets the best possible ophthalmic care.

Specialty Services



Cornell University Veterinary Specialists
880 Canal Street
Stamford, CT 06902
Phone 203.595.2777   Fax 203.595.2778


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Emergency Hours

24 Hours a day, 7 days a week

Emergency & Critical Care Information

Specialty Hours

Monday - Friday

9am to 6pm

Weekend hours available by special appointment