About Diseases &
Problems of the Retina
At Hackensack Eye Care Center our ophthalmologist & optometrist eye doctors work to identify, prevent and diagnose diseases of retina the each and every day. Our eye doctors examine patients who experience floaters and flashes of light to be sure they are not experiencing retinal tears or retinal detachment as well as provide diagnostic testing and evaluation for diabetic eye problems including diabetic macular edema and diabetic retinopathy and age related macular degeneration (AMD). Routine eye exams provide one of the best ways to prevent vision loss in seniors through early detection, diagnosis and treatment of macular disease including age related macular degeneration (AMD) with Eyelea®, Beovu® and Lucentis® injections, as well as treatment of macular hole and pucker with retinal membrane peeling surgery and vitrectomy. Bloomfield Eye Associates doctors work closely with retina specialists and cooperatively with primary care physicians to understand the causes, make the proper diagnosis and implement the necessary treatment for patients with the full range of retinal vascular disease such as retinal artery occlusion and retinal vein occlusion.