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2016 Canadian Retina Society

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March 26, 2016

Dr. Sunir Garg was an invited speak at the Canadian Retina Society Meeting, March 4-5, 2016 in Mont-Tremblant, Canada. Dr. Garg presented "What intravitreal injections have taught us about endophthalmitis", "Management of retained lens material and secondary intraocular lenses" and "Updates in dry AMD management".

2016 Vail Vitrectomy Meeting

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March 15, 2016

The 2016 Vail Vitrectomy Meeting was held in February, gathering 150 surgeons from 29 countries to present and discuss the latest techniques in vitreoretinal surgery.  Dr. Allen Ho was the course director and spoke on the "Future of Vitreoretinal Surgery." Dr. Jason Hsu presented "Technique and Short-term Outcomes of 27-gauge Vitrectomy with Gore-Tex Sutured Akreos...  read more

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February 25, 2016

Ophthalmic Technician Training--Excellent Opportunity for MA's / CNA's / LPN's looking to move into a specialty field! Mid Atlantic Retina continues to offer our acclaimed Ophthalmic Technician training program, designed to prepare medical professionals to work in the ophthalmic profession.  The class will be held at Wills Eye Hospital in Philadelphia, PA beginning March 7, 2016.  Upon...  read more

Atlantic Coast Retina Club and Macula Conference 2016

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January 15, 2016

The 2016 Atlantic Coast Retina Club & Macula Conference was held in New York, NY on January 8-10. Dr Carl Regillo presented "Vitreomacular Adhesion: Does It Influence the Course of Neovascular Age-related Macular Degeneration?"

American Academy of Ophthalmology Meeting 2015

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November 30, 2015

The annual meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology was held November 14-17 in Las Vegas, NV. Dr. Jason Hsu, along with Drs. Sunir Garg and Omesh Gupta, presented a course on intraocular lens implantation techniques for vitreoretinal surgeons, which demonstrated new techniques for inserting lenses in eyes that have had complications and cannot have...  read more

Macular Degeneration from the Patient Perspective

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November 11, 2015

Dr Jay Federman appeared on Seeking Solutions with Suzanne to discuss Macular Degeneration .  The program provided a first account perspective on AMD and treatment options from a patient point of view. AMD and Seeking Solutions with Suzanne

American Diabetes Association Step Out Walk

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November 9, 2015

The American Diabetes Association (ADA) held it's annual Step Out Walk on Saturday, November 7, 2015 at the Philadelphia Museum of Art.  Mid Atlantic Retina partnered with the ADA for the 5th consecutive year as a sponsor and team leader to raise awareness and funds to stop diabetes.   It was a great day for a great cause!

Diabetes and Serious Eye Problems

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November 2, 2015

November is Diabetes Awareness Month.  Dr Allen Ho & Dr Jason Hsu comment on how uncontrolled diabetes can lead to serious eye problems.  Click here to read more  

Dr Sunir Garg & the 9th Annual Visionwalk

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October 19, 2015

Dr Sunir Garg was the medical chair for the 9th Annual Visionwalk benefiting The Foundation Fighting Blindness (FFB) on Saturday, October 17th at Independence Historical National Park in Philadelphia.  Team Mid Atlantic Retina had a wonderful time supporting Dr Garg and the FFB!

ADA 75th Anniversary and Awards Celebration

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October 8, 2015

Dr Allen Ho was honored as Distinguished Physician at the American Diabetes Association 75th Anniversary and Awards Celebration.  The event was held on Wednesday, October 7, 2015 at the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia, PA