Cryotherapy involves the application of a small probe on the white part (sclera) of the eye to freeze underlying damaged… Read more »

Intravitreal Injections

Intravitreal injections involve injecting a medicine directly into the eye (vitreous cavity) through the sclera (white portion of the eye)…. Read more »

Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT)

OCT is a relatively new imaging technique that has gained much popularity in the diagnosis and treatment of retinal disease…. Read more »

Photodynamic Therapy (PDT)

PDT is a “cold laser” in which targeted laser treatment selectively treats damaged retinal blood vessels. First, a photosensitizing agent… Read more »

Scleral Buckling

Scleral buckling is commonly used either alone, or in conjunction with pars plana vitrectomy, to repair a retinal detachment. A… Read more »

Intravenous Flourescein Angiogram (Angiography)

Angiography is a diagnostic testing procedure performed in the office to help a retina specialist diagnose disease, further classify pathology,… Read more »

Laser photocoagulation

In conjunction with optical equipment and lenses, the power of a laser can be focused on the retina to achieve… Read more »

Pars Plana Vitrectomy

Pars plana vitrectomy (PPV) is a microsurgical procedure used by retina surgeons to perform a variety of operations. The first… Read more »

Pneumatic Retinopexy

Pneumatic Retinopexy is an in-office procedure used to repair certain types of retina detachments. It is a two-stage procedure usually… Read more »