Posts by Lisa Mitchell-Galloy:



Dr. Packo joins podcast

Dr. Kirk Packo joined a podcast broadcast by “Straight From The Cutter’s Mouth-A Retina Podcast” to discuss his career, training vitreoretinal fellows, and his love of cinema, among other topics. Click here to listen: https://t.co/H56uPxVqjA



Dr. Rezaei Invited Guest Speaker at AVS

Dr. Rezaei was an invited guest speaker at the prestigious Japanese Advanced Vitreous Surgery (AVS) Course in Tokyo, Japan. AVS has a heritage of over 40 years where leading Japanese vitreoretinal surgeons and the invited guest speakers from around the world discuss the most advanced and cutting edge surgical techniques in vitreoretinal surgery. We thank… Read More »


Combined Hamartoma of Retina – November 2019

History A 23-year-old man presented with blurred vision in his right eye for the last 2-3 months.  At his last outside visit 7 months prior, he said his vision was normal and there were no findings on exam.  He denied flashes, floaters, redness, eye pain, and diplopia and had no prior ocular history, no issues… Read More »


Dr. Merrill at Washington Retina Symposium

Dr. Merrill was most honored to give the Raymond Pilkerton keynote lecture at the annual Washington Retina Symposium last weekend.  It was particularly wonderful to receive the plaque from our former Rush resident Reshma Katira, now a partner at the Retina Group of Washington.  


Dr. Rezaei invited speaker at EURETINA

  Dr. Rezaei was an invited speaker at the EURETINA Annual Meeting in Paris, France. EURETINA is the largest retina meeting in the world generally taking place in Europe. Dr. Rezaei led a one hour session at the main auditorium discussing complex vitreoretinal surgery with some of world’s top retina surgeons. We appreciate all of… Read More »


Dr. Chaturvedi On Ingalls Development Foundation Board

Dr. Chaturvedi has been on the Ingalls Development Foundation for several years.  Thank you for your service!  The Foundation is dedicated to the healthcare of the residents in South Suburban Chicago.  Illinois Retina is proud to have him represent us.  Read more about The Foundation here:  https://www.uchicagomedicine.org/give/ingalls-development-foundation