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Common Eye Injuries Our Retina Specialist Treats

Submitted by Elman Retina Group on April 13, 2018

It is extremely important to keep in mind that some eye injuries, even those that are common, may require immediate treatment or possibly even surgery in order to prevent permanent damage to the eye and vision loss. Here are 3 of the most common eye injuries and how our retina specialist, Dr. Elman can help….Read More→

Help with Diabetic Macular Edema from Maryland Ophthalmologists

Submitted by Elman Retina Group on December 1, 2017

Have you been experiencing blurry vision, double vision or floaters? If so, you may have diabetic macular edema, a condition related to both Types I and Type II diabetes. This problem is very serious, and if left untreated it can eventually lead to blindness. If you’d like to protect your vision for life, it’s time…Read More→

Three Ways Surgery Can Improve Vision in Maryland

Submitted by Elman Retina Group on November 27, 2017

Here at Elman Retina Group, Dr. Elman will evaluate and treat your retinal problems working in consultation and in partnership with your referring doctor. If you have vision problems, it’s crucial you get help correcting them as soon as possible. That way, you can return to a life you love as quickly as possible. Still not…Read More→

Understanding Retinal Detachment from Our Eye Doctor in Baltimore

Submitted by Elman Retina Group on September 5, 2017

Problems with your vision occur for a variety of reasons. When you notice a sudden change in your vision, you want to seek treatment to address the underlying cause of your situation. The changes may relate to retinal detachment and delayed treatment can result in permanent damages to your eyes and vision. Basics of Retinal…Read More→

What is Macular Edema?

Submitted by Elman Retina Group on August 15, 2017

In the middle of your retina is the macula, a thin film of light-sensitive tissues lining the back of the eye. Without the macula assisting the retina in transmitting visual signals to the brain, you would be unable to read, drive or recognize familiar faces. The macular depends heavily on the condition of the retina…Read More→

The Benefits of Retinal Cryotherapy

Submitted by Elman Retina Group on July 28, 2017

Retinal cryotherapy is an advanced, modern ophthalmology treatment that uses freezing temperatures to treat retinal tear(s), retinal detachment and similar problems that could threaten your vision. Cryotherapy has similar goals to retinal laser treatment, but it may be preferred if bleeding (which could block laser energy) has occurred within the eye during retinal tearing. The Function of…Read More→

Endophthalmitis Care at Elman Retina Group

Submitted by Elman Retina Group on July 19, 2017

Endophthalmitis is a rare, but significant eye disease in which an infection occurs within the eyeball. At Elman Retina Group, our team of specialists is available to help you if you’ve been diagnosed, or you feel you may have this condition. It’s important to contact our team right away if you are having any type…Read More→

Macular Holes: A Serious Threat to Your Ocular WellBeing

Submitted by Elman Retina Group on July 6, 2017

In the realm of sight-robbing eye disease and disorders, a few names such as glaucoma, cataracts and macular degeneration loom large, and deservedly so. But there are also some less-common eye problems that have similar potential to damage your eyesight, including the one you need to know about: macular holes. Let’s take a look at…Read More→

What can your Retina Specialist do for Macular Edema?

Submitted by Elman Retina Group on May 26, 2017

A the center of your retina lies the macula, an important part of your retina that enhances visual detection of images directly in front of you. For medical reasons, fluid may accumulate in the macula, causing it to swell, thicken and distort your vision. Causes of Macular Edema Diabetic retinopathy is the most common cause…Read More→