Posts From December, 2020

Incontinentia Pigmenti – December 2020

History A 50-year-old Caucasian female presented to clinic new onset floaters in her left eye after a recent car accident, although she did not suffer any facial or ocular trauma. She had no eye pain, no redness, no flashes, no curtain, and no veil. Her medical history was unremarkable and family history was significant for… Read More »

Dr. MacCumber interviews Dr. Wykoff

Chicago Ophthalmological Society Past President, Dr. Mat MacCumber, talks with the 2020 Krill Lecturer and his friend, Dr. Charlie Wykoff, about his upcoming presentation.  Click here to watch the video: Learn more about the presentation here:

Journal Club

Several of the physicians at Illinois Retina ran a journal club going through several interesting papers with our surgical retinal fellows. It was a lively zoom call as usual covering a variety of topics – both medical and surgical retina.  Thanks Drs. Packo, MacCumber, Merrill, Rezaei, Chaturvedi, & Sabherwal and our illustrious fellows Dr. Dajani… Read More »

Dr. Merrill on Helio

Dr. Merrill was quoted in an article published on Healio’s website on November 19, 2020. The article discusses how COVID-19 changes uveitis treatment management.  Read the full article here:     

Dr. Rezaei at AAO Subspecialty Day

  Dr. Rezaei was an invited moderator at the prestigious American Academy of Ophthalmology Subspecialty Day Virtual Annual Meeting. Retina specialists from around the world presented innovative surgical techniques utilized for the management of complex vitreoretinal diseases.