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What is an Amsler Grid?

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

What is an Amsler Grid?

An Amsler grid is a tool that can help detect early signs of retinal disease that affect the macula which is the center of vision in the retina. Age-related macular degeneration (AMD)

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Posted On January 13, 2021 / By / Posted in Blog

COVID-19 Patient Update #4 — 1/13/2021

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, please know that we continue to do everything we can to keep you safe while maintaining your retina care. All of our offices remain open, and our

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Posted On October 2, 2020 / By / Posted in Blog

Dr. Abbey’s Research Published in Retina, the Journal of Retinal and Vitreous Diseases

Texas Retina Associates’ Ashkan Abbey, MD, has published research in the medical journal Retina. Titled “Refractive Outcomes After Sutureless Intrascleral Fixation of Intraocular Lens with Pars Plana Vitrectomy,” the results of his work

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Posted On July 27, 2020 / By / Posted in Blog

Ashkan M. Abbey, MD, Presented at the American Society of Retina Specialists 2020 Virtual Annual Meeting

This past weekend, Texas Retina Associates’ Ashkan M. Abbey, MD, presented at the 38th Annual Scientific Meeting of the American Society of Retina Specialists (ASRS), the largest retinal organization in the world

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Posted On May 26, 2020 / By / Posted in Blog

Six Ways to Celebrate Women’s Health Month

Many women are so busy taking care of their families and everyone around them that they neglect their own health. Celebrated in May, Women’s Health Month is a great reminder that it’s

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Posted On April 23, 2019 / By / Posted in Blog

Getting to Know Michel J. Shami, MD

With more than 30 years of experience, retina specialist Michel J. Shami, MD, has served Texas Retina Associates since 2001, and sees patients in our Lubbock office.  Dr. Shami is an active

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