Annual American Academy of Ophthalmology Conference 2019

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October 22, 2019

The Annual American Academy of Ophthalmology Conference was held in San Francisco, CA from October 11-15, 2019, and many of our Mid Atlantic Retina doctors presented. Allen Ho, MD kicked off the Retina Subspecialty days with a presentation on "Precision Subretinal Delivery for Cell and Gene Therapy", that was featured on the AAO website. Sunir...  read more

52nd Annual Retina Society Meeting

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September 16, 2019
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The Annual Retina Society Scientific Meeting was held recently in London, UK where multiple Mid Atlantic Retina Doctors and Fellows presented on a wide array of topics. Allen Ho, MD serves as the current Retina Society Vice President, and helped organize the weekend program as well. On top of helping to arrange the meeting, Dr....  read more

37th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Retinal Specialist

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July 29, 2019

The American Society of Retina Specialists (ASRS) recently held their annual meeting in Chicago where multiple Mid Atlantic Retina Doctors taught, presented and moderated throughout the weekend. Among them, Dr. Carl Regillo, who serves on the Program Committee for ASRS, presented on the topic of “Time to Dry Analysis of Brolucizumab Versus Aflibercept in Patients...  read more

New England Ophthalmological Society Meeting

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May 15, 2019

Last month, Dr. Allen Ho was the Guest of Honor and Taylor R. Smith Orator at the New England Ophthalmological Society meeting at the Back Bay Event Center in Boston, MA. Dr. Ho gave presentations on: “Surgical Pearls from 25 Years of Retinal Surgery”, “Stem Cell Therapy for AMD” and “Gene Therapy for AMD”. During...  read more

Outcomes of Switching from Aflibercept to Ranibizumab

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April 30, 2019

With age-related macular degeneration becoming a larger issue across the globe, more physicians are participating in research regarding its treatment options. Dr. Jason Hsu, and his colleagues at the Wills Eye Hospital presented a study at ARVO 2019 regarding short-term outcomes of patients, with nAMD, who switched from afliberecept to ranibizumab. Watch the video to learn more....  read more

9th Annual Reticon Conference

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April 29, 2019

Dr. Sunir Garg was invited to attend the 9th Reticon Conference that was held in Chennai, India. World-famous ophthalmologist, Amar Agarwal, hosts the event and invites over 700 attendees to speak and present at the conference, along with one foreign speaker, who was Dr. Garg this year! During the conference, Dr. Garg gave four different...  read more

Retina World Congress 2019

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March 27, 2019

The Retina World Congress meeting was held this weekend, March 21-24, 2019 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, and two Mid Atlantic Retina physicians presented at the prestigious biannual meeting. Dr. Sunir Garg presented on the "Efficacy and Safety of Brimonidine DDS for Geographic Atrophy Secondary to Agerelated Macular Degeneration: BEACON Phase 2b Clinical Results”. He also...  read more

Day 2 of 71st Annual Wills Eye Conference

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March 8, 2019

The 71st Annual Wills Eye Conference continues today with two Retina presentations from our physicians. Dr. Jason Hsu presented Are Your Patients Returning? Loss to Follow-Up After Intravitreal Injections and Its Impact on Patient Outcomes and Dr. Sonia Mehta presented, Updates in the Management of AMD and DME 2019. The moderator for the Retina Panel was Dr....  read more

71st Annual Wills Eye Conference

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March 7, 2019

Wills Eye Hospital is holding their 71st Annual Wills Eye Conference this weekend, March 7-9, 2019.  Mid Atlantic Retina, the retina physicians of Wills Eye, will be attending and presenting on several topics. Dr. Sunir Garg, while serving as the Wills Eye Conference Chairman, is presenting research on the Comfort and Efficacy of Povidone Iodine 5%...  read more

Hawaiian Eye & Retina 2019

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January 28, 2019

Dr. Allen Ho and Dr. Carl Regillo attended the annual Hawaiian Eye & Retina Meeting from January 20-25 and presented on a number of topics. Dr. Ho spoke about “New RPE cell-based treatments in development for dry AMD”, and you can watch the video here from Healio.         Dr. Regillo presented on...  read more