Devon H. Ghodasram, Allen C. Ho, K. Thiran Jayasundera, David N. Zacks. Retinal Prostheses: Clinical Outcomes and Potential Complications. Essentials in Ophthalmology 2017. Allen C. Ho, Namrata Saroj, Keith Baker, Robert Vitti, Alyson J. Berliner, Desmond Thompson, Daniel B. Roth. Impact of Baseline Characteristics on Treatment Response to Intravitreal Aflibercept Injection for Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration. Ophthalmology Retina 2017. Khan MA,... read more
Dr Allen Ho & Dr Michael Klufas were the program chairs for Wills Eye Hospital Retina Update the first week of December 2017. The program covered a broad range of subjects from the latest updates in medical and surgical retina care, including emerging opportunities in telemedicine and new vitreoretinal surgical platforms including ultrasonic vitrectomy, culminating... read more
The annual meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) was held November 11-14 in New Orleans, LA. Dr Carl Regillo was the program director for the Retina Subspecialty Day, which is the world's largest retina meeting, on November 11th. Dr Jason Hsu presented PRO: Chandelier Scleral Buckling. Dr Omesh Gupta presented CON: Use of intraoperative... read more
Mid Atlantic Retina partnered with the American Diabetes Association for their Annual Step Out Walk on Saturday, November 4th in Philadelphia. This was our 7th year in partnership with the ADA raising awareness and funds to stop diabetes. It was a great day for a great cause!
The Retina society held their annual meeting in Boston, MA October 5th-7th. Several of our physicians presented and Dr Omesh Gupta, MD was elected a member of the society this year. 1. Effect of Intraocular Pressure-lowering Medications on Neovascular Age-related Macular Degeneration Treatment Outcomes in Comparison of AMD Treatment Trials: Jason Hsu, MD, presenter 2.... read more
Mid Atlantic Retina teamed up with the Foundation Fighting Blindness at their 11th Annual VisionWalk on Saturday October 7, 2017 at Independence National Park in Philadelphia. It was our 5th year supporting this wonderful event, raising awareness and walking for a cure Thanks to all who came out to show their support!
Congratulations to Dr. Allen Chiang who is one of five distinguished physicians recognized by the Pennsylvania Medical Society as "Pennsylvania's Top Physicians Under 40".
Everyone is excited for the solar eclipse today but how will it affect your eyes? Dr. Sunir Garg will be appearing on Good Morning America between 7-10 am. He will also be on FOX 29 News between 2:30-3pm during their live coverage of the Eclipse. Tune in!
Dr Sunir Garg and Dr Allen Ho discuss the 2017 Solar Eclipse. 1. Ocular Surgery News/Healio. 2. How to view a solar eclipse. 3. Eclipse Excitement Sweeps the Region - August 20, 2017. 4. How to keep your eyes safe during the eclipse. - August 21, 2017 5. Eclipse of Fox: Millions converge across the US... read more
On Monday, August 21st millions of people in the U.S. will see day turn to night as a total solar eclipse passes over North America. The last time this happened from coast to coast was 1918. Viewing this event can damage your eyes. Here is important information from The American Academy of Ophthalmology regarding How... read more