Lynne Sandmeyer

    Dr. Lynne Sandmeyer

    Ophthalmology, professor

    • Phone Number  Small Animal Clinic 306-966-7126


    Dr. Lynne Sandmeyer is a board-certified specialist in veterinary ophthalmology whose clinical work focuses on small and large animals. She is one of three veterinary ophthalmologists who operate the WCVM Veterinary Medical Centre's veterinary ophthalmology service. 

    Originally from Calgary, Alta., Dr. Sandmeyer received her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degree from the WCVM in 1998. After completing a one-year clinical internship at the Ontario Veterinary College, Dr. Sandmeyer remained at the University of Guelph to undertake an ophthalmology residency and to complete her Doctor of Veterinary Science (ophthalmology) degree. She is also a diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists (ACVO).

    Dr. Sandmeyer joined the WCVM faculty in 2005. She is a professor in the WCVM's Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences and is the small animal section head at the WCVM Veterinary Medical Centre.

    Dr. Sandmeyer's research work focuses on feline herpesvirus as well as hereditary and acquired retinal diseases of horses and dogs. For more information about her teaching and research interests, please visit Dr. Sandmeyer's profile page on the Western College of Veterinary Medicine web site.

    Academic Credentials

    • DVM, Western College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Saskatchewan (1998)
    • DVSc, Ontario Veterinary College, University of Guelph
    • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists (ACVO)