Next NC Retina Club meeting

NCRC meeting of Retina related presentations will occur on September 26 (10:30am on Zoom) with Lejla hosting the meeting. We will send an email inviting you to join the meeting with all the details. Please use the contact page to send an email requesting to be added to the email list to stay informed. This … Continue reading Next NC Retina Club meeting

April 25th, 2020 meeting DONE on Zoom!

Dear NC Retina Club Member: The first Zoom meeting was accomplished on ZOOM with ease. There were 9 participants from all over the state of North Carolina but also from Arizona! We talked a lot about Covid issues and how to handle patients and this pandemic. Good information was exchanged. A presentation with video of … Continue reading April 25th, 2020 meeting DONE on Zoom!

Your Response to Covid-19 Virus…

Ok, anyone tired of hearing about this topic yet? I know I am. But here goes with hopefully some good information that I have gleaned from CDC and other sources. Risk: Currently thought to be low but the infection rate is climbing and has not hit the peak just yet. This virus is highly contagious … Continue reading Your Response to Covid-19 Virus…

NCRC at Wake-Forest 1/11/2020

As is usual, Dr Rajiv Shah put on a wonderful meeting at Wake Forest University in the very nice meeting room. We had a wonderful lunch hosted by Zack Ballinger - Opening comments (Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals) first then adjourned to the meeting room to hear the presentations. The list is as follows: Alessandro Iannaccone, MD- Macular … Continue reading NCRC at Wake-Forest 1/11/2020

What a positive attitude!

Some of my patients amaze me with their positive attitudes. One such individual was in my chair ready to get an injection in his eye for the first time and obviously a little nervous but it didn’t show. In the course of the conversation, he was making light of the serious ocular situation and told … Continue reading What a positive attitude!

Resolution of anti-VEGF resistant serous pigment epithelium detachment with dexamethasone implant

Title: Resolution of anti-VEGF resistant serous pigment epithelium detachment with dexamethasone implant Authors: C. Ellis Wisely, Ananth Sastry, Sharon Fekrat Pigment epithelium detachment (PED) is often a manifestation of age-related macular degeneration (AMD).1 PEDs are formed when the retinal pigment epithelium (RPE) separates from Bruch membrane due to the presence of material in the sub-RPE … Continue reading Resolution of anti-VEGF resistant serous pigment epithelium detachment with dexamethasone implant

Live Stream at Hight Noon!

The live video feed is usually scheduled to start at 12:30pm on the day of the meeting. Here is a link to the current meeting when it is happening: https://www.youtube.com/user/SkiChopChop/live After the meeting is over and the live portion is off, then go the the archived video list on YouTube to see the video of … Continue reading Live Stream at Hight Noon!