Author: RCA

  • Epiretinal Membranes vs. Macular Holes: Understanding the Difference
    May 28, 2024 • RCA Featured Blog Posts

    Epiretinal Membranes vs. Macular Holes: Understanding the Difference

    Originally published by The Retina Eye Center Epiretinal membranes (a.k.a macular puckers) and macular holes are eye conditions that both impact the macula, a …

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  • Behind the Lens: The Vital Role of Retinal Ophthalmic Photographers
    May 20, 2024 • RCA Featured Blog Posts

    Behind the Lens: The Vital Role of Retinal Ophthalmic Photographers

    Originally Published by Retina Associates, LLC. Retinal ophthalmic photographers play a crucial role on an eye-care team. They work alongside retina …

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  • Spotlight on Low Vision Aids: Tools to Improve Independence with AMD
    May 6, 2024 • RCA Featured Blog Posts

    Spotlight on Low Vision Aids: Tools to Improve Independence with AMD

    Originally published by Retinal Consultants Medical Group If you’re over the age of 50, age-related macular degeneration (AMD) – the nation’s primary cause of …

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  • An Overview of Retinal Vascular Occlusions
    April 29, 2024 • RCA Featured Blog Posts

    An Overview of Retinal Vascular Occlusions

    Originally published by Retina Consultants of Texas Retinal vein occlusions (RVOs) and retinal artery occlusions (RAOs) occur when blood vessels in the retina …

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  • The Link Between Nutrition and Retina Health: What You Need to Know
    April 15, 2024 • RCA Featured Blog Posts

    Originally published by Retina Group of Florida For our eyes, a healthy diet offering ample amounts of essential nutrients may help maintain and improve …

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  • The Importance of Regular Retinal Exams
    April 2, 2024 • RCA Featured Blog Posts

    The Importance of Regular Retinal Exams

    Originally published by Palmetto Retina Center Comprehensive, dilated exams are particularly vital for your retina, as they enable your ophthalmologist to …

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  • Early Warning Signs of Diabetic Eye Disease: Don't Ignore These Symptoms
    March 28, 2024 • RCA Featured Blog Posts

    Early Warning Signs of Diabetic Eye Disease: Don't Ignore These Symptoms

    Originally published by Retinal Consultants Medical Group Diabetes ranks as the primary cause of new blindness among adults 18–64. With 529 million global …

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  • AMD 101: What Are Drusen?
    March 18, 2024 • RCA Featured Blog Posts

    AMD 101: What Are Drusen?

    Originally published by The Retina Eye Center Did you know that "drusen," a German term for "rock" or "geode" due to their appearance, are tiny deposits in the …

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  • March is Workplace Eye Wellness Awareness Month
    March 12, 2024 • RCA Featured Blog Posts

    March is Workplace Eye Wellness Awareness Month

    Originally published by Vitreoretinal Consultants of NY As March begins, it's important to pay attention to our eye health, particularly in the workplace. …

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  • Understanding the Anatomy of the Retina: A Comprehensive Guide
    March 5, 2024 • RCA Featured Blog Posts

    Understanding the Anatomy of the Retina: A Comprehensive Guide

    Originally published by Retina Consultants of Texas Did you know? Although our sense of sight seems instantaneous, the images we see before us are actually a …

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  • How to Differentiate Between Harmless Floaters and Serious Eye Conditions
    February 28, 2024 • RCA Featured Blog Posts

    How to Differentiate Between Harmless Floaters and Serious Eye Conditions

    Originally published by The Retina Eye Center Did you know?: Eye floaters usually only affect one eye at a time, and it’s uncommon for both to be affected. …

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  • Understanding the Difference: Retinal Tears vs. Retinal Detachments
    February 16, 2024 • RCA Featured Blog Posts

    Understanding the Difference: Retinal Tears vs. Retinal Detachments

    Originally published by Retina Consultants of Texas Although retinal tears and retinal detachments are different from one another, both share several key …

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  • 4 Reasons to Make Retinal Health Your Top Priority in 2024
    February 6, 2024 • RCA Featured Blog Posts

    4 Reasons to Make Retinal Health Your Top Priority in 2024

    Originally published by Retina Group of Florida The eye is often compared to a camera, with the retina serving as the film, capturing light and transforming it …

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  • 11 RCA Physicians Included in Newsweek’s list of America’s Best Eye Doctors 2023
    January 31, 2024 • News & Press

    11 RCA Physicians Included in Newsweek’s list of America’s Best Eye Doctors 2023

    Retina Consultants of America is proud to announce that 11 of the physicians in our network have been included on Newsweek’s list of …

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  • The Best Retina Centers in the United States in 2024
    January 30, 2024 • Retina Specialists

    The Best Retina Centers in the United States in 2024

    The gift of sight is truly invaluable. Through our vision, we connect with the world, finding joy in both the ordinary and the extraordinary. The marvel of our …

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