University of Saskatchewan

Western College of Veterinary Medicine

Sandmeyer, Lynne

Professor, Ophthalmology
Small Animal Clinical Sciences
Office Location: WCVM 2541
Phone: 306-966-1336
Fax: 306-966-7174

Academic Credentials

Dr. Lynne Sandmeyer, a WCVM graduate, completed her Doctor of Veterinary Science (ophthalmology) degree at the University of Guelph. As part of her graduate studies, Sandmeyer investigated the potential of using interferons (molecules with antiviral properties) to treat eye problems in cats infected with feline herpes virus (FHV).

Teaching and Clinical Areas

Dr. Sandmeyer joins veterinary ophthalmologist Dr. Bruce Grahn and Dr. Bianca Bauer in WCVM's very successful veterinary ophthalmology program that includes clinical services, teaching and research. Dr. Sandmeyer also works closely with Dr. Nora Denk, WCVM's current veterinary ophthalmology resident.

Research Interests

Feline herpesvirus and hereditary and acquired retinal disease of horses and dogs.