Welcome to Tennessee Retina

Tennessee Retina is Middle Tennessee’s largest and most established retina practice. Our premier team of board certified, fellowship trained ophthalmologists is dedicated to the surgical and medical treatment of diseases associated with the retina, macula and vitreous. We are committed to providing state-of-the-art care to all of our patients in a warm and caring environment. Our physicians are active in local, national, and international ophthalmologic and vitreoretinal professional societies and are dedicated to continued improvement in the services we provide for our patients and referring doctors.

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Latest News

Analysis Shows Genetics May Impact Response to Oral Supplements for Macular Degeneration

A recent article in Ophthalmology, the most widely-cited eye care scientific journal, reinforces the hypothesis that the genetics of individuals with age-related macular degeneration (AMD) have a major...
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Using Genetics to Fight Cancer

Tennessee Retina’s own, Dr. David Reichstein, performs a specialized biopsy to aid in the management of uveal melanoma. The biopsy samples genetic material within the tumor and can provide information
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Invention May Lead to Improved Surgical Devices

In October 2014, a US Patent for a "System to identify viscosity of aspirated material during vitreous surgery" was granted to Dr. Carl Awh. The invention may lead to improved devices for pars plana vitrectomy...
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Tennessee Retina Steps Out with ADA

Once again,Tennesse Retina joins the fight against diabetes as a community sponsor for the annnual STEP OUT Walk to Stop Diabetes. Team Tennessee Retina also walked to raise over $1300 with the help of...
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