Diabetic retinopathy

September 1, 2010

Iluvien Gets Closer to FDA for Diabetic Retinopathy

Iluvien is a type of drug delivery system that may be FDA approved for treating diabetic retinopathy. Instead of laser treatment, the eye will be injected.
September 30, 2010

Intraocular Drug Delivery Systems Gaining Momentum

Retinal specialists have been using intravitreal injections to treat retinal disease. Sustained release systems are gaining in popularity. Soon, more than retinal disease will be treated with these devices.
October 12, 2010

Parents' Weekend and Your Eye Exams

I just went to both Parents' Weekends to check on my kids. While I didn't suspect any problems, I needed to make sure they were doing well. The same is true for getting your eyes examined!
October 26, 2010

Retina Specialists Have Classes All Their Own

In order to maintain my medical license, I must go "back to school" and take 50 hours of courses a year. I usually try and get most of my CME done in one trip.