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RCA Diabetes Support Group Program

Retinal Consultants of Arizona will offer a Diabetic Eye Disease Support Group program on November 18th. Our staff will be on hand to meet with you and answer all your questions about Diabetic Eye Disease. In the spirit of support groups, you will be able to meet others to learn from their experiences, or to… 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 »




Anti-PDGF inhibitor development continues despite negative results

Reviewed by Pravin U. Dugel, MD Despite the failure of 2 clinical trials involving a combination therapy of platelet-derived growth factor (PDGF) inhibitor and anti-vascular endothelial growth factor (anti-VEGF) therapy, a third phase III study continues. Two phase III clinical trials designed to investigate the superiority of combination therapy with PDGF inhibitor E10030 (Fovista, Ophthotech)… Read More »