Dr. Short and Dr. Ullrich are board-certified ophthalmologists with over three decades of combined experience. Their comprehensive, leading-edge care includes state-of-the-art eye exams, treatment of eye disease and refractive surgery. There's even a full-service optical boutique for all of your eye-wear and contact lens needs. Along with our technical staff who have over 90 years of combined experience.
What's more, Dr. Short and Dr. Ullrich will treat you with the utmost concern and compassion you deserve every step of the way. Your appointments with them are unhurried and informative, and everything will be explained to you in simple, easy-to-understand terms. It's why the doctors are trusted by many area optometrists and medical specialists for their patients who need ophthalmic care.
Board-Certified Ophthalmologist Board-Certified: American Board of Ophthalmology, National Board of Medical Examiners Certified: American Board of Eye Surgery — Cataract/Refractive Surgery Fellow: American Academy of Ophthalmology, American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, American College of Surgeons, American College of Eye Surgeons Fellowship Training: Cataract and Implant Surgery, American Board of Eye Surgery; Surgery, American College of Surgeons Residency: Ophthalmology, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC Internship: St. John's Mercy Medical Center, St. Louis, MO MD: St. Louis University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO Member: International Society of Refractive Surgeons, Missouri Society of Eye Physicians and Surgeons, Missouri State Medical Association, Southern Medical Association, Franklin-Gasconade-Warren County Medical Society (Past President) "I chose to pursue a career in medicine, specifically ophthalmology, because I wanted to help preserve people's vision — and improve their quality of life. I make a point of staying at the forefront of the latest developments in my field that can help people like never before. "While patients feel reassured by my experience and credentials, they really appreciate the friendliness and empathy I provide. My appointments are unhurried and informative, and I explain my patients' diagnoses and any recommended treatment in simple, easy-to-understand terms."