The Retina Centers of Washington


  Contact : (301) 279-9123 , Fax: (301) 279-6828

Diagnostics

The evaluation of many retinal diseases frequently requires analysis involving imaging of the retina to aid in the diagnosis and management of various conditions. Imaging offered at RCW include fundus photography, fluorescein angiography, fundus autofluorescence, optical coherence tomography (OCT), and B-scan ultrasonography.

Treatments

  • Vitrectomy
  • Laser surgery
  • Pneumatic retinopexy
  • Subtenons injections
  • Intravitreal injections of medications including Avastin, Eylea, Ozurdex, Triescence, Kenalog, Jetrea, and antibiotics

Common conditions we manage include:

  • Age related macular degeneration
  • Diabetic retinopathy
  • Retinal tear and detachment
  • Retinal vein occlusion
  • Retinal arterial occlusion
  • Complications of cataract surgery
  • Macular pucker
  • Macular hole
  • Vitreous detachment
  • Choroidal nevus
  • Uveitis

As a specialty clinic, the staff of the Retina Centers of Washington does not provide general ophthalmology or optometric services such as glasses or contact lenses, although we would be happy to recommend a physician to help meet your needs.