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Posts by Lisa Mitchell-Galloy:
Dr. Rezaei at Belo Horizonte Retina Summit
Dr. Rezaei was an invited guest speaker at the Belo Horizonte Retina Summit in Brazil. At this meeting, leading retina specialists from Brazil and South America discussed the recent developments in the field of vitroretinal surgery at a more advanced level. The Director of the Meeting welcomed Dr. Rezaei and introduced him as “one of… Read More »
- Posted on: Oct 14 2019
Dr. Rezaei lead moderator at 2019 ASRS
Dr. Rezaei was the Lead Moderator for the live surgery session during the 2019 American Society of Retina Specialists Annual Meeting in Chicago. Worlds top surgeons participated in this event serving as surgeons, moderators or panelists. Retina surgeons from United States, Europe and Middle East operated with state of the art technology which was transmitted… Read More »
- Posted on: Oct 9 2019
Dr. Hasan receiving AAO Secretariat Award
Dr. Sohail Hasan is one of 22 individuals receiving the AAO Secretariat Award this year for his advocacy work. The Secretariat Award for the American Academy of Ophthalmology is in recognition of special contributions to the Academy and to ophthalmology. Congrats Dr. Hasan!
- Posted on: Oct 6 2019
Dr. Pollack President of the Foundation of the ASRS
Dr. John Pollack completed his term as President of the American Society of Retina Specialists (ASRS) and now assumes the position of President of the Foundation of the ASRS. The mission of the Foundation of the ASRS is to help improve the quality of life for people with retinal diseases and to support the education… Read More »
- Posted on: Oct 5 2019
Dr. Pollack at Retina Society Annual Meeting
Dr. Pollack presented the following paper at the Retina Society Annual Meeting in London on September 11, 2019: “Optimization of Implant Insertion Procedure for the Port Delivery System With Ranibizumab (PDS) in the Ladder Phase 2 Trial”.
- Posted on: Oct 4 2019
Dr. Kirk Packo Guest of Honor at AAO 2019
We are excited and proud to share that The American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) announced Dr. Kirk Packo is a Guest of Honor at AAO 2019 in San Francisco this month! Click here to read more about this and Dr. Packo.
- Posted on: Oct 3 2019
Rush office staff at National Women’s Health and Fitness Day
Rush office staff, Lucy and Liz, attended the health fair for the National Women’s Health and Fitness Day. The fair was sponsored by Illinois State Senator Tony Munoz. The girls handed out information about the practice and answered questions from the attendees.
- Posted on: Sep 23 2019
Dr. Mat MacCumber at The Retina Society
Dr. Mat MacCumber presented at The Retina Society Meeting in London recently. The talk is titled: “Injection Intervals in Treatment-Naïve Neovascular AMD Patients Who Received Anti-VEGF Agents: An Analysis of the IRIS® Registry“.
- Posted on: Sep 17 2019
Toxoplasmosis – September 2019
History A 50-year-old man presented urgently with blurred central vision in his right eye. It had started 5 days prior and progressively worsened to the point that he felt he could barely see anything in front of his face. The patient denied pain, redness, irritation, flashes or floaters and had no recent illness, no headaches,… Read More »
- Posted on: Sep 12 2019
September-Healthy Aging Month
September-Healthy Aging Month. One in six Americans age 65 and older have a vision impairment that cannot be corrected with glasses or contact lenses. The risk of eye disease increases with age, yet many older adults neglect to see an ophthalmologist for care. To bring attention to taking care of our eyes as we age,… Read More »
- Posted on: Sep 9 2019