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
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
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
--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
The AAO Meeting was held October 18-21, 2014 in Chicago, IL. Dr Allen Ho presented " Stem Cell Trials". Dr Sunir Garg presented "Break with the Experts: Retinal Detachments" and was an instructor for "Secondary Intraocular lenses for the vitreoretinal surgeon" and "Advances in Vitreoretinal Surgery and Instrumentation". Dr Carl Regillo presented "Complement inhibition therapy... read more
Dr Sunir Garg presented "Dry AMD: Where are we, and where we are headed"," Endophthalmitis. The Macula Specialization Course", "Management of thick submacular hemorrhage" at the Macular Specialization Course held at Federal University, Sao Paulo, Brasil September 26-27, 2014.
Dr Allen Ho performed groundbreaking surgery at Wills Eye Hospital in July 2014 enabling blind woman to gain sight with help of bionic eye. Click here to read more.
The Retina Society held it's 47th Annual Scientific Meeting in Philadelphia, PA from September 11-14, 2014. Dr Allen Ho was a presiding officer and an invited lecturer presenting "Anti-VEGF Therapy for Diabetic Macular Edema )DMC): Comparison of Year 1 Results from Prospective, Randomized, Controlled Clinical Trials". Dr Gary Brown presented " A Value-Based Medicine analysis... read more
The 32 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Retina Specialists was held in San Diego, CA on August 10, 2014. Dr. Sunir Garg presented "Vitrectomy after ocriplasmin for vitreomacular adhesion or macular hole (Vavoom) study" at the and was also a panelist for "Management of retained lens material and secondary intraocular lenses". Dr. Carl Regillo... read more
Mid Atlantic Retina doctors celebrated the redesign and remodel of our Wills Eye Hospital location in Philadelphia with an official ribbon cutting ceremony on June 23, 2014. Congratulations to all who contributed to creating this beautiful office.