eye surgery

December 10, 2009

Sometimes You Just Need a Vitrectomy

Vitrectomy eye surgery is commonly used to remove blood in cases of vitreous hemorrhage. It is the basic operation of a retina specialist. Advanced proliferative diabetic retinopathy may require a vitrectomy operation for treatment.
December 21, 2009

A "Toy Story"…………Stories that Blind

Retinal surgeons treat lots of trauma. Eye trauma can happen with even the simplest of toys. Even "safe" toys can be potentially blinding. These are a few of my patients who have been blinded by "toys."
February 22, 2010

Eye Surgery Can Blind

The risks of cataract surgery and retina eye surgery include blindness from infection or retinal detachment. The chances of these complications occurring are quite small.
March 2, 2010

Perfect Surgical Outcomes Erode Relationships

If surgical outcomes were successful each and every time, would a doctor need to talk to a patient?