Posts From February, 2023

Geographic Atrophy – February, 2023

History: An 86-year-old female presented for age-related macular degeneration (AMD) evaluation and treatment. The patient had been receiving intravitreal Eylea injections in the left eye for over 2 years. She was continued on Eylea in the left eye for neovascular AMD. The right eye monitored for intermediate dry AMD. Over the following 3 years, she… Read More »

Dr. Mathew MacCumber tours Hadley

Illinois Retina partnered with Hadley, a visual impairment education nonprofit organization.  Their mission is to create personalized learning opportunities that empower adults with vision loss or blindness to thrive at home, work and in their communities.  This past weekend, Dr. Mathew MacCumber had the privilege of touring their office in Winnetka, IL.  Julie Tye, CEO… Read More »

Dr. Sohail Hasan at AAO Political Action Committee Meeting

In his position as Associate Secretary for Federal Affairs and Chair of the American Academy of Ophthalmology’s Political Action Committee, Dr. Hasan recently attended separate meetings last week involving the American Academy of Ophthalmology’s Secretariat for Federal Affairs and the Ophthalmic Leadership Advocacy Group, a group of ophthalmology subspecialty leaders. Our leadership, with the help… Read More »

Dr. Kourous Rezaei at Cairo Retina Meeting in Egypt 2023

Dr. Kourous Rezaei was an invited speaker at the Cairo Retina Meeting in Egypt. Dr. Rezaei moderated live surgery performed by top surgeons from around the world, including the United States, Germany, Belgium, Italy, India, and Brazil. He also led the session in which key opinion leaders from around the world discussed advanced techniques in the… Read More »