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What is Geographic Atrophy?

Posted On November 30, 2021 / By / Posted in Blog

What is Geographic Atrophy?

Approximately 20% of patients with age-related macular degeneration (AMD) will develop a condition called geographic atrophy (GA). It is considered a late stage of AMD and involves chronic, progressive degeneration of regions

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Posted On November 22, 2021 / By / Posted in Blog

Happy Thanksgiving!

All Texas Retina Associates offices will be closed Thursday, November 25, and Friday, November 26, for the Thanksgiving holiday. During this time of reflection and gratitude, we want you to know how thankful

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Posted On November 18, 2021 / By / Posted in Blog

How Smoking Can Affect Your Eye Health

Today is the Great American Smokeout. Smoking remains the single largest cause of preventable disease and premature death in the United States. You probably know that smoking increases your risk of developing

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Posted On November 15, 2021 / By / Posted in Blog

Dr. Abbey Discusses COED Clinical Trial for Diabetic Macular Edema in New Video

In a new video published on Modern Retina, Texas Retina Associates’ Ashkan M. Abbey, MD, discusses the COED clinical trial which is testing the efficacy of combining steroid and anti-VEGF therapy in

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Posted On November 9, 2021 / By / Posted in Blog

Celebrating Family Caregivers

November is National Family Caregivers Month. At Texas Retina Associates, we would like to recognize and thank all of the humble, unsung heroes who give of their own time and energy to

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Posted On November 2, 2021 / By / Posted in Blog

Control Your Diabetes to Protect Your Vision

November is National Diabetes Month. Diabetes is a disease that occurs when your blood sugar, also known as blood glucose, is too high. It damages blood vessels all over the body, including

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