News & Updates

RCA Recieves 2015 Arizona Excellence in Healthcare Award

Retinal Consultants of Arizona Receives 2015 Arizona Excellence in Healthcare Award Retinal Consultants of Arizona has been selected for the 2015 Arizona Excellence Award amongst all its peers and competitors by the US Commerce & Trade Research Institute (USCTRI). Each year the USCTRI conducts business surveys and industry research to identify companies that have achieved… Read More »


Retina Sub-day AAO 2015 – Day 2 – Las Vegas, Nevada

Dr. Sachin Mehta Reports from AAO Retina Subday – Day 2 Dr. Jay Duker reported on the use of a relatively new diagnostic imaging modality: optical coherence tomography angiography (OCT-A). OCT-A is a non-invasive imaging modality that uses motion contrast between OCT images in order to generate volumetric angiograms.  The retinal and choroidal vasculature can… Read More »


Retina Sub-day AAO 2015 – Day 1 – Las Vegas, Nevada

There was an excellent debate between Dr. Michael Stewart and Dr. Caroline Baumal regarding the optimal timing for vitrectomy for retained lens fragments (RLF) after complex cataract surgery. Several studies have shown that the optimal time to intervene is approximately 3-7 days, however, the timing is dependent on several factors, such as the amount of… Read More »




RCA Launches Virtual Grand Round Continuing Medical Education Program

October 30, 2015 – Phoenix – Retinal Consultants of Arizona (RCA) – one of the nation’s leading Retina & Vitreous clinical research and patient treatment facilities – announced today that it has launched an online Continuing Medical Education program: RCA Virtual Grand Rounds, which feature keynote presentations, case studies, best practices and panel discussions. As… Read More »



Pravin U. Dugel, MD Appointed Physician Executive Director Banner Health Phoenix Eye Institute

October 26, 2015 – Phoenix – Dr. Pravin U. Dugel, managing partner, Retinal Consultants of Arizona (RCA) – one of the nation’s leading Retina & Vitreous clinical research and patient treatment facilities – has been appointed Physician Executive Director of the future Banner University Medicine Phoenix Eye Institute. The institute aligns with existing Banner Health… Read More »



Dr. Pravin Dugel Named Chairman: AAO 2015 Retina Subspecialty Day

October 12, 2015 – Phoenix – Retinal Consultants of Arizona (RCA) – one of the nation’s leading Retina & Vitreous clinical research and patient treatment facilities – announced today that Managing Partner, Dr. Pravin Dugel, has been elected to Chair the 2015 American Academy of Ophthalmology Retina Subspecialty Day in conjunction with the American Society… Read More »