Dr. Parker Wilcox was born and raised in Connecticut and received his Bachelor of Science in Animal Science from the University of Connecticut. Immediately following his undergraduate education, Dr. Wilcox earned his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from Iowa State University. After veterinary school, he completed a rotating internship in medicine and surgery at VCA West Los Angeles animal hospital, followed by a one-year specialty internship in ophthalmology at the Western College of Veterinary Medicine in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan before beginning his residency.
Dr. Wilcox completed his three-year residency in comparative ophthalmology at The Ohio State University Veterinary Medical Center in 2023, and shortly after passed a rigorous three-day board examination to become a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists.
Dr. Wilcox has performed and published research in the fields of canine glaucoma and ulcerative keratitis. His special interests include adnexal, corneal, and lens diseases and microsurgery. Dr. Wilcox's favorite aspect of Veterinary Ophthalmology is forming bonds and working with all his patients and clients. Dr. Wilcox's goal as an ophthalmologist is to provide exceptional medical and surgical care ensuring that owners feel included, educated, and supported in the process.
Outside of work, Dr. Wilcox enjoys spending time with his partner, Carey, and standard poodle, Clementine. He enjoys the outdoors, snowboarding, traveling, cooking, and making music.