News & Updates

Retinal Research Institute First to Enroll, and the First Site in the World to Administer New Injection to Patients with AMD!

Graybug Vision Initiates Phase 1/2 Trial of GB-102 for Wet Age-related Macular Degeneration  – Novel Injectable Formulation for Potential Twice Per Year Treatment –  Redwood City, CA – September 19, 2017 – Graybug Vision, Inc., a clinical-stage, venture-held pharmaceutical company committed to developing potentially transformative therapies for vision-threatening diseases including wet (neovascular) age-related macular degeneration… Read More »



Promising Drugs in Pipeline Debut at Euretina 2017

Pravin U. Dugel, MD, Managing Partner, Retinal Consultants of Arizona; Clinical Professor, USC Roski Eye Institute, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California; Physician Executive Director, Phoenix Eye Institute, Banner University Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona describes the promising new drugs coming up the pipeline at the 17th Euretina Congress in Barcelona, Spain. These include next generation drugs… Read More »



AMD Support Group Programs in October

Retinal Consultants of Arizona will offer AMD Support Group programs in October. Our staff will be on hand to meet with you and answer all your questions about Age-Related Macular Degeneration. In the spirit of support groups, you will be able to meet others living with AMD to learn from their experiences, or to share… Read More »




Dr. Ashleigh Levison Discusses Uveitis and the Possible Connection to Black-Ink Tattoos on AZTV

Dr. Ashleigh Levision talks with AZTV’s Sandy Moss about the possible connection between Black Ink Tattoos and Uveitis. According to the American Academy of Ophthalmology, tattoos — especially black-ink ones — can cause an eye condition called uveitis. Dr. Levison also discusses Eyeball Tattooing and the dangers involved. There have been only a total of eight cases reported… Read More »


Dr. Sachin Mehta: Lake Havasu City School Children Benefit from Philanthropic “Vision”

July, 18, 2017 – Dr. Tania Sobchuk, president of the London Bridge Rotary Club, working with other groups and individuals, raised $7,000 to purchase a vision screening machine to make it possible for Lake Havasu City school children to receive vision screenings. London Bridge Rotary Club donated $1,000; Lake Havasu City Lions Club donated $1,000; Lake… Read More »