Phoenix – July 7th, 2017 – Retinal Consultants of Arizona (RCA) – one of the nation’s leading Retina & Vitreous clinical research and patient treatment facilities – is proud to announce that Dr. Pravin Dugel has been named a charter inductee to the Retina Hall of Fame for his significant achievements in the practice of medicine and contributions to the retina subspecialty.
“I am honored to be included among many of my colleagues in receiving such prestigious recognition in the advancement of the retina subspecialty,” said Dr. Pravin U. Dugel, Managing Partner, Retinal Consultants of Arizona, Phoenix, AZ; Clinical Professor, USC Roski Eye Institute, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA; Physician Executive Director, Phoenix Eye Institute, Banner University Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ. “Our purpose as retina specialists is to advance the diagnosis and treatment of retina diseases affecting millions of people globally so that future generations of eye care physicians can continue to innovate, discover and build from what we are able to accomplish today.”
The Retina Hall of Fame recognizes and honors individuals who have contributed to the subspecialty of retina. The RHOF endeavors to honor lifetime achievements and contributions of individuals in a variety of clinical disciplines, as well as other areas of research, education and treatment.
242 charter members were inducted who have distinguished themselves in research and treatments of retinal diseases or conditions.
About the Retina Hall of Fame
The Retina Hall of Fame is established to honor many talented and dedicated individuals. These physicians, scientists and related health care workers, over many centuries and countless generations, have devoted their professional lives to innovation, research and clinical care in the field of retina. They have saved many from blindness and improved innumerable lives.