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