Retinal Detachments

April 16, 2010

Vitrectomy Surgery for Retinal Detachments

Vitrectomy is a common surgery performed by retinal surgeons. It may be used effectively for retinal detachment surgery, too.
April 19, 2010

Gas Injection for Retinal Detachments

Injecting gas into the eye can fix a retinal detachment. This "in-office" procedure can be a convenient and successful method of operating.
April 21, 2010

Optometry Student's First Retinal Surgery

Optometry students frequently rotate through our office.  One of our visiting students had the chance to watch me in the operating room.  I asked her to […]
June 21, 2010

Giant Retinal Tears

Giant retinal tears are a devastating type of retinal detachment. Surgical repair is very difficult and blindness often occurs. I have had success using a heavy liquid.