Ophthalmology Team

Ophtho Team

Call our office today to make an appointment at (770) 460-8166

We are now seeing patients in Warner Robins at our satellite location Middle Georgia Veterinary Emergency Center. We are currently taking appointments here two Tuesdays a month. Please call the number above to schedule today.

We are extremely proud of our dedicated team. We hire only the best and most experienced employees to become a part of our team here at South Atlanta Veterinary Emergency and Specialty.

Our team is filled with highly dedicated animal lovers who are well trained at their jobs. They will do anything possible for their patients and the owners who love them.

Learning and education is very important here at South Atlanta Veterinary Emergency and Specialty. We strive to have a state of the art hospital with a staff trained in the latest medical advances. Our patients deserve the very best veterinary care.

Basically, our team is full of animal lovers. They make it a goal to treat each patient like their own. They give each patient plenty of love and attention. They are prepared to discuss preventative medicine so that every pet can stay as healthy as possible. They will also do everything that they can to make a sick pet feel better as soon as possible.

If you would like to speak to someone on our team, don’t hesitate to contact us today at (770) 460 8166.

Dr. Dan Brogdon, DVM-MS, DACVO


Dr. Dan Brogdon received his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) from the University of Georgia in 1978. He attended graduate school and completed an ophthalmology residency and obtained a Master’s degree in comparative ophthalmology at the University of Illinois from 1983 to 1986. He attended the Basic Eye Course at Stanford University in Palo Alto, California in 1985. Dr. Brogdon is board certified by the American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists and his Master’s degree involved the study of corneal healing and epithelial growth factors.

Dr. Brogdon retired from the US Army as a Colonel where he served as the United States’ military only board certified veterinary ophthalmologist . Dr Brogdon also is board certified in the American college of veterinary preventive medicine (ACVPM). His assignments included clinical, research and command positions both in America and overseas.

Dr. Brogdon has founded and operated multiple specialty hospitals throughout Georgia and Florida.

Dr. Brogdon has authored numerous articles and is a popular speaker providing continuing education in the area of veterinary ophthalmology. He is active in organized veterinary medicine at the local, state and national level.

Dr. Eric Storey, DVM-MS, DACVO


Dr Storey is a board certified veterinary ophthalmologist with specialized training in diseases and surgery of the retina. 

Dr Storey received his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) from Auburn University in 1999 and then completed a small animal rotating internship at the University of Illinois. He then attended graduate school and completed a three-year veterinary ophthalmology residency at the Western College of Veterinary Medicine in Saskatchewan in 2003. During this residency program, he obtained specialized training in diseases and surgery of retina.

Dr Storey is an accomplished vitreoretinal surgeon with many years of training and experience. His vitreoretinal surgeries have over a 90% success rate for anatomical reattachment post reattachment. Success of vision return depends on several factors with early diagnosis and treatment being foremost.

Dr. Storey's main practice is in Pensacola Florida, but he comes up to SAVES to perform surgery at on most Monday's.

Ashley-B.jpgAshley, Lead Ophthalmology Veterinary Technician

Ashley, Veterinary Assistant Ashley graduated from Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College in 2003 and received a B.S. in Biology from Clayton State. She has been working in the veterinary field since 1999. Her interest in veterinary ocular diseases and emergency medicine led her to the South Atlanta Veterinary Specialty Center.

Ingrid, Veterinary Assistant


Ingrid joined the SAVES team in the Summer of 2018. She graduated from the University of Georgia with a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology and Pre-Medicine. She has experience volunteering with the Guide Dog Foundation and working with human ophthalmologists. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, reading and baking. Although she only has a 10 gallon fish tank now, she hopes to someday have a black lab and a German Shepherd. 


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