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Erin M Scott

Assistant Professor


Phone: (979) 845-2351

Mailstop: 4474

Department: VSCS

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  • Residency Comparative Ophthalmology, University of Wisconsin-Madison 2015
  • Fellowship Comparative Ocular Pathology, University of Wisconsin-Madison 2012
  • Internship Companion Animal Medicine and Surgery, Louisiana State University 2011
  • V.M.D. Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania 2010
  • B.S. Biology, Georgetown University 2004


  • Texas Veterinary Medical License: 14111
  • Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists

Scholarly Interests

Medical and surgical ophthalmology in all species with a special interest in glaucoma and ocular pathology.


Canine orbital rhabdomyosarcoma: a report of 18 cases.
Scott EM, Teixeira LB, Flanders DJ, Dubielzig RR, McLellan GJ.
Veterinary Ophthalmology. 2016 19(2):130-7.
Canine keratomycosis in 11 dogs: a case series (2000-2011).
Scott EM, Carter RT.
Journal of the American Animal Hospital Association. 2014 50(2):112-8.
Metastatic uveal schwannoma of blue-eyed dogs.
Duke FD, Brudenall DK, Scott EM, Teixeira LB, Dubielzig RR.
Veterinary Ophthalmology. 2013 16(Suppl 1):141-4.
Tapetal dysplasia in a Swedish Vallhund dog.
Scott EM, Teixeira LB, Dubielzig RR, Komáromy AM.
Veterinary Ophthalmology. 2013 16(Suppl 1):145-50.
Major breed distribution of canine patients enucleated or eviscerated due to glaucoma following routine cataract surgery as well as common histopathologic findings within enucleated globes.
Scott EM, Esson DW, Fritz KJ, Dubielzig RR.
Veterinary Ophthalmology. 2013 16(Suppl 1):64-72.
Early histopathologic changes in the retina and optic nerve in canine primary angle-closure glaucoma.
Scott EM, Boursiquot N, Beltran WA, Dubielzig RR.
Veterinary Ophthalmology. 2013 16(Suppl 1):79-86.
Top five glaucoma drugs.
Scott EM, McLellan GJ.
Clinician’s Brief. 2013 11(3):81-83.
Aggression in bottlenose dolphins: evidence for sexual coercion, male-male competition, and female tolerance through analysis of tooth-rake marks and behaviour.
Scott EM, Mann J, Watson-Capps JJ, Sargeant BL, Connor RC.
Behaviour. 2005 142:21-44.
Overlap of abnormal photoreceptor development and progressive degeneration in Leber congenital amaurosis caused by NPHP5 mutation.
Downs LM, Scott EM, Cideciyan AV, Iwabe S, Dufour V, Gardiner KL, Genini S, Marinho LF, Sumaroka A, Kosyk MS, Swider M, Aguirre GK, Jacobson SG, Beltran WA, Aguirre GD.
Human Molecular Genetics.
Canine retina has a primate fovea-like bouquet of cone photoreceptors which is affected by inherited macular degenerations.
Beltran WA, Cideciyan AV, Guziewicz KE, Iwabe S, Swider M, Scott EM, Savina SV, Ruthel G, Stefano F, Zhang L, Zorger R, Sumaroka A, Jacobson SG, Aguirre GD.
PloS one.

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