floaters

September 25, 2009

Floaters, Are They Normal or due to Diabetic Retinopathy?

New floaters can be from a posterior vitreous detachment (PVD), retinal tear or diabetic retinopathy.
May 5, 2010

Eye Surgery Removes Floaters

Floaters are commonly caused by a posterior vitreous detachment, or PVD. While most floaters are simply annoying, those that decrease vision can be removed.
September 29, 2011

Floater Only Vitrectomy: No Different than Cataract Surgery

While floaters are common, large floaters can be very distracting and decrease vision. Vitrectomy surgery can remove floaters and improve your vision.
May 24, 2012

Vitrectomy for Floaters (FOV)

Floaters can be bothersome changes in your vision. Floater only vitrectomy, shown here, is the basic operation a retina specialist uses to treat patients with floaters.