Author: Retina Group of Florida
- Apr 3rd, 2023
FDA Approves New Medication for Geographic Atrophy
The FDA has approved Syfovre™, the first and only treatment for geographic atrophy. A damaging, blinding, final phase of dry AMD, it afflicts over 1 million Americans.
- Feb 17th, 2023
In Honor of Black History Month, an Overview of Black/African American Eye Health
February is Black History Month and serves as a good opportunity to draw awareness to the needs and challenges that Black/African Americans face when it comes to vision and eye-related healthcare.
- Dec 29th, 2022
Can Supplements Improve Your Vision and Eye Health?
Multiple studies suggest that taking daily supplements may impart valuable properties for eye and vision health.
- Nov 30th, 2022
Can Diabetic Retinopathy Damage Be Reversed?
Diabetic retinopathy cannot be reversed or cured but, by getting regular screening eye examinations, you can better monitor its progression, and take any necessary actions to preserve your vision.
- Oct 28th, 2022
Can a Retinal Tear Evolve Into a Retinal Detachment?
A retinal tear often precedes retinal detachment, which is a condition that can lead to vision loss. With prompt detection and treatment, it is possible to keep it from leading to retinal detachment.
- Sep 30th, 2022
Common Treatments and Procedures for Retinal Conditions
Many conditions can disrupt the retina’s ability to perform its function. To treat these conditions, retina specialists and surgeons employ a wide variety of different treatments.
- Aug 31st, 2022
When Are Flashes and Floaters Abnormal?
Eye flashes and floaters are something most people will experience at some point in their lives. Most of the time, flashes and floaters are benign, but sometimes they are a sign of something serious.
- Aug 4th, 2022
RGF Physicians Present at ASRS in NY
Congratulations to both Dr. Eduardo Uchiyama and Dr. Ryan Shields, who gave presentations at ASRS in New York.
- Jul 29th, 2022
Eye Injury Prevention: 3 Things You Can Do
Many eye injuries can be easily prevented. Eye injury prevention starts at home and extends to our jobs and hobbies.
- May 10th, 2022
Keep Your Eyesight a Priority During Healthy Vision Month
Every May, we honor National Healthy Vision Month by taking the opportunity to make the health of our eyesight a priority. Here's how to protect your vision.