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, the American Academy of Ophthalmology celebrates Healthy Aging Month to raise awareness of the signs and symptoms of vision loss – and steps to… Read More »
Congrats Dr. Merrill on publishing a fantastic paper on ICD-10 codes and uveitis! Read more: http://ow.ly/eDwO30lJbvy
If you have diabetes, have a comprehensive dilated eye exam at least once a year. It’s the best thing you can do to save your sight. Learn more about dilated eye exams at http://www.nei.nih.gov/healthyeyes/eyeexam
Diabetic eye disease is a group of complications associated with diabetes. These include cataract, diabetic retinopathy, and glaucoma, each of which can lead to vision loss and blindness. Learn more about diabetic eye disease at http://www.nei.nih.gov/diabetes
Congrats @Pauline Merrill and @IllinoisRetina for getting this image posted on the @ASRS Retina Image Bank!
Moderating a surgical course at the American Society of Retina Specialists in Vancouver with leading surgeons from around the world.
Illinois Retina was busy in Vancouver at the 2018 ASRS annual meeting.
Congratulations to Mathew MacCumber on finishing 2nd place for the Winning Pitch at the 2018 ASRS Annual Meeting!
Greetings from the 2018 World Ophthalmology Congress, Barcelona! Dr. Pauline Merrill presented Long-Term Efficacy and Safety of Adalimumab by Etiology in Patients with Non-Infectious Uveitis in the VISUAL III trial, and Post-Hoc Fellow Eye Analyses Support SAKURA Program Findings on Vitreous Haze and Visual Acuity in Non-Infectious Uveitis.
Last Saturday, Illinois Retina’s Fight For Sight team participated in the 2018 Foundation Fighting Blindness Chicago Vision Walk at Busse Woods in Elk Grove Village, IL. This year we had the highest number of walkers (81!) and raised $9,903 with just a little over $2,000 raised through Jeans Days, collection boxes and raffles in the… Read More »