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Cutting Edge Cures for Blindness

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September 10, 2015

Dr. Carl Regillo contributed to a recent Time Magazine article on cutting edge cures for blindness and clinical trials using stem cells. Click here to read the article

First Patient Enrolled in PhaseII Study for Dry AMD

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September 9, 2015

Dr Carl Regillo remarks on PhaseII Study for Dry AMD and Mid Atlantic Retina/Wills Eye Hospitals participation in the clinical trials. Click here to read more.

33rd Annual Meeting of the American Society of Retina Specialists

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August 10, 2015

Dr Carl Regillo presented "Potential public health impact of the home monitoring device evaluated in the age-related eye disease study2" and was an invited speaker for the "ASRS Ocriplasmin Clinical Update" at the 2015 American Society of Retina Specialists meeting in Vienna, Austria in July.

Mid Atlantic Retina rides for a Cure

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June 16, 2015

  On Saturday, June 6, 2015 the American Diabetes Association's Tour de Cure rode out of Temple University, Ambler Campus.  Team MAR/Wills had 18 riders, consisting of Mid Atlantic Retina doctors, staff, friends and family.  Every dollar raised through Tour de Cure supports critical diabetes research, information and advocacy.  It was a great day for a great...  read more

67th Annual Wills Eye Hospital Conference

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March 10, 2015

Wills Eye Hospital held it's Annual Conference March 6-8, 2015.

Canadian Retina Society Meeting 2015

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March 3, 2015

Dr Allen Ho presented " Diabetic Retinopathy: Current and Investigational Therapies", "Cell Therapy for Age-Related Macular Degeneration" and " The Argus II Retinal prosthesis for Severe Retinitis Pigmentosa" at the Canadian Retina Society Meeting in Whistler, Canada February 26-March 1, 2015.

Wills Eye Hospital Retina Update 2015

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February 16, 2015

Wills Eye Hospital held it's Retina Update and Nase Memorial Lecture  on February 14, 2015.  Dr Allen Ho and Dr Jason Hsu were co-chairs of the program "Advances in Retina and Uveitis".  Presentations & Discussions led by several Mid Atlantic Retina Physicians, included: Dr Omesh Gupta -" Surgical Management of Dislocated and Secondary Introcular Lenses" Dr...  read more

The Doctors features Dr Allen Ho and Bionic Eye Receipient

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February 10, 2015

Dr Allen Ho appeared on the Doctors on December 11, 2014 with his retinitis pigmentosa patient and her family to discuss her Argus II Implant.  Click here to read more

Atlantic Coast Retina Club & Macula Conference--2015

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January 15, 2015

The 2015 Atlantic Coast Retina Club & Macula Conference was held in Boston, MA January 8th-10th.  Dr Joseph Maguire presented " Type 3 Neovascularization in Chronic Central Serous Retinopathy"  and  Dr Allen Ho presented "Gene Therapy and Cell-Based Therapies for Atrophic AMD".  Dr Carl Regillo was an invited speaker and presented " Dosing regimens for...  read more

2014 Publications

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December 31, 2014

--Adam MK, Rahimy E, Brady CJ, Aronsky M, Hsu J, Spirn M. Endophthalmitis after penetrating ocular injury in the dentist's chair. Can J Ophthalmol. 2014 Dec;49(6):e154-6. --Lee JY, Folgar FA, Maguire MG, Ying GS, Toth CA, Martin DF, Jaffe GJ, for the CATT Research Group.  Outer retinal tabulation in the comparison of age-related macular degeneration...  read more