Shelby L. Reinstein, Ophthalmologist

Shelby L. Reinstein, Ophthalmologist


  • Graduated Kansas State University Department of Diagnostic Medicine and Pathobiology,  Master of Science
  • Graduated Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine
  • Completed one-year rotating internship in small animal clinical sciences at the Veterinary Teaching Hospital, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI
  • Completed one-year internship in vision research at the Retinal Disease Studies Facility, University of Pennsylvania  School of Veterinary Medicine
  • Completed three-year residency in ophthalmology at the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine

Areas of Special Interest:

  • Cataract surgery
  • Retinal dysplasias and degenerations
  • Electrodiagnostic vision testing
  • Eyelid reconstructive surgery

Professional Certifications & Associations:

  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists
  • American Veterinary Medical Association
    • Passed ACVO credentialing exam for board-certification in ophthalmology
      • Dr. Reinstein loves public speaking, and has lectured at many conferences, continuing education seminars, and local veterinary practices.  She has been published in numerous journals and textbooks, including Veterinary Ophthalmology, The Feline Patient, and Compendium.  Outside of work, Dr. Reinstein enjoys running and hiking with her dog, and she is also a self-proclaimed "foodie" and loves trying new restaurants.  She shares her home with her great dane, Marla, and her cat, Nadia.