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 »
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 »
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!
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 »
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”.
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.
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.
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“.
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 »
September is Healthy Aging Month! Did you know that as you age, you are at higher risk of developing eye diseases and conditions, such as age-related macular degeneration, diabetic eye disease and glaucoma? Visit https://www.nei.nih.gov/agingeye to learn about your risk factors and what you can do to protect your sight.