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May is Ocular Melanoma Awareness Month

Posted On May 3, 2021 / By / Posted in Blog

May is Ocular Melanoma Awareness Month

Although rare, ocular (uveal) melanoma is the most common primary cancer of the eye in adults with an estimated 2,000 – 3,000 new cases in the United States each year. This type

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Posted On April 27, 2021 / 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 April 20, 2021 / By / Posted in Blog

April is Women’s Eye Health and Safety Month

Prevent Blindness has declared April as Women’s Eye Health and Safety Month in an effort to educate the public on the increased risk for women and vision health issues, as well as steps

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Posted On April 14, 2021 / By / Posted in Blog

Dr. Kothari Actively Involved in Women in Retina Mentoring Program

Texas Retina Associates’ Dr. Nikisha Kothari is actively involved in the Women in Retina (WinR) Mentoring Program, a part of the American Society of Retina Specialists (ASRS). Tonight she is serving on

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Posted On April 12, 2021 / By / Posted in Blog

April is Sports Eye Safety Month

According to the American Academy of Ophthalmology, an estimated 100,000 people are hurt each year by sports-related eye injuries, and about 13,500 of these injuries result in permanent vision loss. Sports eye

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Posted On April 6, 2021 / By / Posted in Blog

New Clinical Trials Available

Medical researchers continue to discover new sight-saving treatments for retinal diseases that once robbed patients of their vision. At Texas Retina Associates, we are currently participating in more than 20 clinical trials

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

National Doctor’s Day

Today we celebrate and thank all 17 of our physicians at Texas Retina Associates as well as all of the physicians who serve our communities.  “The good physician treats the disease; the

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Posted On March 26, 2021 / By / Posted in Blog

Dr. Wang’s Research Published in British Journal of Ophthalmology

Texas Retina Associates’ Robert C. Wang, MD, co-authored an article titled “Extension Study of the Safety and Efficacy of CLS-TA for Treatment of Macular Edema Associated with Non-infectious Uveitis (MAGNOLIA)” in the

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Posted On March 24, 2021 / 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 22, 2021 / By / Posted in Blog

Dr. Choi’s Research on Filtering-associated Endophthalmitis in Ophthalmology Retina Journal

Texas Retina Associates’ Rene Y. Choi, MD, PhD, published an article titled “Filtering-Associated Endophthalmitis after Trabeculectomy or Tube-Shunt Implant” in the March 2021 issue of Ophthalmology Retina.  The article highlights the results of

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