Dr. Jason Hsu leads a study that looks into the loss of follow-up visits with patients suffering from non-proliferative diabetic retinopathy. The study has found that a quarter of patients do not return within a year of receiving an anti-VEGF injection. Read more about the study from Healio.
Dr. Carl Regillo, Chief of Wills Eye Retina Service, explains the risk diabetes imposes on your vision if not treated or detected early. Watch the full clip here to learn more.
"I am so grateful for the staff at the Lansdale office. Eye injections are not the highlight of anyone's day. But - thanks to this group it makes it tolerable (not pleasant but not the worst thing). They are welcoming (even with the number of patients waiting in the wings), have a great sense of... read more
Melinda Roth feels fortunate. The vision in her left eye went from “a big black blotchy circle” to nearly normal thanks to a drug that stopped the growth of abnormal blood vessels. This is a new treatment for macular degeneration being studied by doctors at Wills Eye and Mid Atlantic Retina with Dr. Carl Regillo as... read more
It might start with straight lines looking wavy. Or there might be a dark spot in the center of the person’s vision. A likely culprit: wet age-related macular degeneration, or wet AMD. Learn more from Dr. Allen Ho about Wet AMD at Philly.com.
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It is with profound sadness and heavy hearts we share the news that Dr. Joseph Maguire passed away on November 24, 2018. Dr. Maguire was a wonderful physician who was dedicated to his patients, to his staff, to his friends and especially to his family. He touched us all with his sense of humor, integrity... read more
November is National Diabetes Month and today, November 14, is World Diabetes Day. If you or your loved ones have diabetes, be sure to have a comprehensive dilated eye exam at least once a year. Diabetic eye disease can be detected early and treated before noticeable vision loss occurs. For more information on Diabetic Eye... read more
The annual American Academy of Ophthalmology Conference was held in Chicago, IL on October 26-29, 2018, and a number of our Mid Atlantic Retina Doctors were in attendance. Dr. Carl Regillo presented findings from the clinical trial (LADDER trial) on a refillable ranibizumab implant that could allow patients with wet AMD to go 6 months or more between visits. Read this article or watch... read more
Mid Atlantic Retina celebrated the grand opening of our new Cherry Hill office with an Open House on Wednesday, October 10th. Many local physicians, business members and community leaders came out to help celebrate. Mid Atlantic Retina has had an office location in Cherry Hill, NJ since 1982 and we are excited to continue our presence and support of the community with our new location... read more