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Testimony Tuesday

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July 24, 2018
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"I’d like to thank the staff for talking me through my surgery. They took my fear away by letting me know up front just what to expect. It was such a big help and relief! Dr. Hsu and the entire staff are amazing and dedicated to what they do. The patients at Mid Atlantic Retina...  read more


Genentech’s first implantable drug delivery system shows promising results in phase 2 wet AMD trial

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July 10, 2018

Dr. Carl Regillo, a study investigator for Genentech’s first refillable eye implant, discusses the promising results in a phase 2 trial. The Port Delivery System is designed to deliver a new formulation of Lucentis' active ingredient, ranibizumab, continuously to wet age-related macular degeneration patients to avoid monthly eye injections. Read more about the new surgical implant here.


Happy Birthday Taz!

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June 29, 2018
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Today is my 1st birthday and it’s time to paw-ty!  I can’t wait to get some extra treats and hang out with my puppy pals!  Turning one also means that I will start my formal guide dog training in a few months, which I am super excited and ready for.  I also just found out that one of my classmates, from...  read more


Adventures in Parenthoodhood

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June 17, 2018

In honor of Father's Day 2018 we are sharing a column Dr Sunir Garg recently posted in the Retina Times, of which he is editor-in-chief, on how he how he went from a red corvette to a green minivan. Adventures in Parenthood June 2018


Power List 2018

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June 12, 2018
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Congratulations to Dr. Allen Ho and Dr. Carl Regillo, for making the Power List 2018.  They were both named in the Top 100 most influential people in the world of ophthalmology, presented by The Ophthalmologist.  


Treatment of DME Poses Complex Choices, Strives to Overcome Limitations

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June 10, 2018

The number of people with diabetes has been climbing in recent years. As a result, Dr. Carl Regillo discusses the expected rise of diabetic macular edema and diabetic retinopathy and how much of the disease can be managed. Read the full article in Ocular Surgery News.


Dr. Carl Regillo Receives the Silver Tray Award

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June 7, 2018

Congratulations to Dr. Carl Regillo! Dr. Regillo received the Silver Tray Award at the 70th Annual Wills Eye Conference, for his devoted service to Wills Eye Hospital, the Wills Eye Residency Program and the Wills Eye Alumni Society.


Testimony Tuesday

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June 5, 2018
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"As a new patient with Mid Atlantic Retina, I want to thank the office staff for being exceptionally warm, caring and professional!  Even when the waiting room was busy, the staff never looked stressed out.  Thank you to everyone who was patient with me and all my questions.  I was treated 100% better at Mid Atlantic Retina...  read more


Cardiovascular Disease and Your Eyes

By editor
June 1, 2018

Dr. Sunir Garg discusses a new study published by Google that finds by using retinal fundus photography, you can predict cardiovascular risk factors like blood pressure, age and gender through deep learning. Watch the full video here.


Testimony Tuesday

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May 22, 2018
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"I recently saw Dr. Chiang when he performed laser surgery for my retinal tear, and I just wanted to say thank you not only for his EXCELLENT care, but also for his bedside manner.  When he walked in the room and I heard his soft-spoken voice and caring words, it calmed my fearful heart.  Dr....  read more