About RAF

About RAF

  • Experienced. More than 40 years of combined experience in patient care, research and teaching
    • Treatment of retinal and macular diseases including:
    • Macular degeneration
    • Vitreoretinal disease
    • Retinal detachments
    • Diabetic retinopathy
    • Choroidal melanoma (tumors)
    • Retinal vascular disease
    • Complications following cataract or corneal surgery
    • Hypotony of the ciliary body
  • Leading clinical research center for macular degeneration
  • Research has led to groundbreaking treatments for detached retinas, tumors, endophthalmitis, and macular degeneration
  • State-of-art diagnostic and treatment services, including:
    • Laser photocoagulation
    • Pharmacologic therapy for macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, retinal vein occlusion, macular holes, and vitreomacular adhesion
    • Photodynamic therapy for macular degeneration and other vascular abnormalities and transpupillary thermotherapy
    • Vitreoretinal Endoscopy is a visualization tool for surgery of the ciliary body that can also be used to treat hypotony, intraocular foreign bodies and chronic endophthalmitis
    • Ultrasonic Ocular Microscope - Retina Associates is the only facility in the state of Florida that owns this highly sophisticated bio-microscope and three-dimensional ocular ultrasound.
    • Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) produces a cross-section laser image of the retina.
    • Indocyanine Green Angiography (ICE) for complex macular diseases and tumors
  • Nationally renowned
  • Voted "Best doctors in America"
  • Easy to do business with
  • Patient friendly
  • Conveniently located throughout Tampa Bay