It was just about noon on April 25, 2015, when the earth split open in Nepal. A 7.8 magnitude earthquake erupted from a stressed fault line five miles below the surface and shook the South Asian nation for 50 seconds. In that time, the densely packed capital of Kathmandu crumbled into itself. Country villages set… Read More »
PHOENIX (KPHO/KTVK) – Diabetic retinopathy is something you may not have heard of, but it is a leading cause of vision impairment and blindness among adults. It is also causing lots of concern here in Arizona, not only because of the growing number of diabetic patients in general, but because of a specific population already diagnosed. Whether she is… Read More »
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 »
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 »
Retina Today (retinatoday.com) has published an interesting Q&A article with Dr. Pravin Dugel about his recent trip to Nepal to help with disaster relief. Dr. Dugel has been a strong voice, helping keep the people of Nepal in the minds of many as they continue to struggle with the aftermath of two devastating earthquakes. Retinal… Read More »
See full nomination form for Dr. Pravin Dugel here.
Retinal Consultants of Arizona and Dr. Pravin Dugel donated to Project SENA (www.projectsena.org) to help a young man from Nepal return to the US to continue his studies after his father died in the April 25th earthquake. azfamily.com 3TV | Phoenix Breaking News, Weather, Sport From AZFamily.com Channel 3 Phoenix (http://www.azfamily.com/story/29835754/arizona-group-helps-nepal-teen-after-earthquake-tragedy?autostart=true) – An Arizona-based charity… Read More »
Dr. Pravin Dugel has been nominated for the USC Eye Institute Alumni Award. This award acknowledges Dr. Dugel’s leadership in teaching and training of USC Eye Institute residents and fellows and for his contributions to the ophthalmic profession and community. “I am deeply honored by this recognition and I am forever grateful to be associated with the USC… Read More »