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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


Midwest Ophthalmologic Symposium 2015

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October 2, 2015

Dr Carl Regillo was the Seslen Lecture-Keynote Speaker at the Midwest Ophthalmologic Symposium held at the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, MO on September 12,2015.  Dr Regillo presented on Current and Emerging Neovascular AMD Treatment.    


2015 Publications

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September 16, 2015

Rayess N, Rahimy E, Vander JF, Spirn MJ, Chiang A, Garg SJ, Hsu J. Spectral-Domain Optical Coherence Tomography in Acute Posterior Vitreous Detachment. Ophthalmology. 2015 Apr 29. pii: S0161-6420(15)00314-0. Adam MK, Vahedi S, Nichols MM, Fintelmann RE, Keenan JD, Garg SJ, Hsu J, Maguire JI, Spirn MJ. Inpatient Ophthalmology Consultation for Fungemia: Prevalence of Ocular...  read more


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.