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Posts By: Debbie Muse

Posted On April 15, 2019 / By / Posted in Blog

Getting to Know Ashkan M. Abbey, MD

Board-certified retina specialist Ashkan M. Abbey, MD, joined Texas Retina Associates in 2015, and cares for patients in our Dallas Main and Rockwall offices. Originally from Tallahassee, Florida, Dr. Abbey speaks English, Farsi and

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Posted On April 1, 2019 / By / Posted in Blog

Our Grapevine Office Has Moved!

Our Grapevine office officially moved and is now located at: 1040 Texan Trail, Suite 100 Grapevine, Texas 76051 Phone: 817-310-0107 Fax: 817-310-0189 We will begin seeing patients in this office on April

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Posted On March 20, 2019 / By / Posted in Blog

What to Expect from a Fluorescein Angiography Test

Retina specialists use fluorescein angiography (FA) to help diagnose and monitor a number of retinal diseases and conditions, including age-related macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, central serous retinopathy, macular edema, macular pucker, ocular

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Posted On March 13, 2019 / By / Posted in Blog

Know the Early Warning Signs of a Retinal Detachment

The retina is the layer of nerve cells lining the back wall inside the eye. It senses light and sends signals to the brain so you can see. The vitreous is the

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Posted On March 6, 2019 / By / Posted in Blog

What is an Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) Test?

Optical coherence tomography (OCT) is a non-invasive diagnostic imaging test similar to a computed tomography (CT) scan that allows your retina specialist to clearly see the retina and carefully map and measure

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Posted On February 26, 2019 / By / Posted in Blog

Why Your Appointment May Take Longer Than Anticipated

We often have patients and family members ask why they have to wait or why their appointment is taking so long, especially if they see other patients called back before them. We

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Posted On February 20, 2019 / By / Posted in Blog

Our Grapevine Office is Moving in March 2019

Our Grapevine office is moving to a new location in March 2019, to better serve our patients. The new office will be located at: 1040 Texan Trail, Suite 100 Grapevine, Texas 76051

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Posted On February 12, 2019 / By / Posted in Blog

Low Vision Awareness Month: What You Should Know About Age-Related Macular Degeneration

By Ivan G. Castillo, MD February is Low Vision Awareness Month.  Low vision is a visual impairment that cannot be corrected by standard eyeglasses, contact lenses, medication, or surgery. Age-related macular degeneration

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Posted On February 5, 2019 / By / Posted in Blog

How Your Heart’s Health Can Affect Your Eyes

February is American Heart Month. Did you know that the same issues that can damage blood vessels in your heart can also harm the tiny blood vessels that supply blood to your

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Posted On January 29, 2019 / By / Posted in Blog

Meet Our Arlington Team

Texas Retina Associates established an Arlington office in 1994, and moved to its current location at 801 W. Randol Mill Road, Suite 101, about 10 years ago. Our experienced Arlington team remains

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