Retinal Tears vs. Retinal Detachments: Understanding the Difference
Both retinal tears and retinal detachments are serious eye conditions that require prompt medical attention. Regular eye examinations play a pivotal role in the early detection of retinal issues.
Sep 1st, 2023
Congratulations: Dr. Ferrone & Dr. Lin Receive the 2023 JVRD Contributor Award
Aug 31st, 2023
Managing Dry AMD: Tips for Enhancing Vision and Slowing Progression
Did you know that there is a wide range of things that you can do to preserve your vision and potentially slow the progression of dry age-related macular degeneration (AMD)?
Aug 18th, 2023
Dr. Albert Li’s Life-Saving Care Featured in ASRS Article
A recent article published on the American Society of Retina Specialists (ASRS) website spotlighted the story of how a routine eye exam ended up saving a patient’s life, thanks to the efforts of Vitreoretinal Consultants of NY’s very own Dr. Albert Li.
Aug 4th, 2023
Watch: Diabetic Retinopathy Animated Video
Did you know that diabetic retinopathy is the leading cause of blindness in American adults? Watch this short, eye-catching animated video to learn about diabetic retinopathy.
Jul 28th, 2023
From Light to Sight: A Journey into the Retina’s Anatomy and Structure
When you look at an image, you're engaging in a sophisticated operation referred to as visual processing. This intricate procedure depends on the retina, which constitutes a delicate layer of photosensitive tissue.
Jun 29th, 2023
Exploring the Link Between Smoking and AMD: Facts and Risks
Not only do smokers have a higher likelihood of AMD development, but the more you smoke, the higher your risks.
Jun 15th, 2023
New York’s Premier Retina Practice Welcomes Top Retina Specialist
Island Retina’s Pamela Ann Weber, MD has joined Vitreoretinal Consultants of NY
May 31st, 2023
Living with Retinitis Pigmentosa: Coping Strategies and Support Resources
Although having retinitis pigmentosa can pose a daily struggle for many people with the disorder, there are many services and resources available for people living with RP and their family members.
May 23rd, 2023
Award-Winning Retina Specialist Joins Leading Retina Practice in New York
Jeffrey C. Paccione, MD is now part of Vitreoretinal Consultants of NY