Northeast Wisconsin Retina Associates

WHAT DISORDERS ARE MANAGED BY A RETINAL SPECIALIST?

Retinal specialists treat a wide range of serious, vision-threatening conditions. The most common of these include diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and retinal tear/retinal detachment.

Other disorders include:

  • retinal vein occlusions (vascular diseases of the retina)
  • macular holes
  • epiretinal membranes
  • serious eye injuries
  • eye tumors
  • problems/complications following surgery performed by general ophthalmologists (most commonly cataract surgery)
  • uveitis (inflammatory disorders of the eye)
  • retinopathy of prematurity (ROP)
  • inherited retinal degenerations