VIN Consultants and Editors

Specialty: Ophthalmology

Associate Editor

Noelle La Croix

Noelle La Croix

Board Certification

  • American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists (ACVO) Ophthalmology, 2004


  • Residency in Ophthalmology, Eye Care for Animals, 2003
  • Internship in Small Animal Medicine, Animal Medical Center, 1998
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University, 1997
  • Bachelor of Science, SUNY Binghamton, 1991

Current Professional Activities

  • Private Ophthalmology Specialty Practice: Founder of Veterinary Eye Specialist of Long Island, Holtsville, New York

Past Professional Activities

  • Head of Ophthalmology Service Veterinary Medical Center of Long Island, West Islip, New York
  • Associate: Animal Ophthalmology Clinic, Dallas, Texas
  • Associate: The Eye Care for Animals, Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Residency: The Eye Care for Animals, Scottsdale, AZ
  • Internship: Animal Medical Center, NYC, NY

Marital Status

  • Happily married to my husband Jay


  • "Nermal" a (2007) black and white cat
  • "Sunny" a (2007) brown tabby
  • "Zoey" (2010) Yorkie poodle mix
  • "Max" decreased from heart failure
  • "Phoebe" (2017) rescue papillon  poodle mix
  • "Francois" (2022) rescue miniature poodle


  • Visiting National Parks
  • Travel
  • History
  • Visiting and helping out with zoos
  • Art

Favorite Quotes

  • "I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word in reality. This is why right, temporarily defeated, is stronger than evil triumphant.."
  • "No one can make you feel inferior without your consent"

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