Sruthi R. Arepalli
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Tuesday, Jan 18th.  All Tennessee Retina offices are open as scheduled. Our staff is working to reschedule patients as quickly as possible.
We appreciate your patience during this busy time. To free up busy phone lines, please also utilize our online communications at Contact Us or Appointment Requests for non-urgent matters. Thank you.
Tennessee Retina's obligation is to protect the vision and health of our patients and the community. Please read our Public Health Protection Policy related to Coronavirus and how it may affect your upcoming appointment.

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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Our Physicians

Tennessee Retina physicians are dedicated to providing each patient with compassionate, state-of-the-art care in a patient-friendly environment. Our experienced physicians have completed their training in the most prestigious ophthalmology and retina training programs in the world.

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News & Announcements

Helping others after December Tornadoes

On December 10th, friends and neighbors in our surrounding counties and states suffered tremendous loss from the tornadoes. The amount of devastation that occurred has been catastrophic. Our deepest condolences go out to all the families that were affected...

Founder of Tennessee Retina Honored

Gary S. Gutow, M.D., M.S., founder of Tennessee Retina (then Retina-Vitreous Associates) received the 2021 Distinguished Alumnus Award from the University of Michigan W.K. Kellogg Eye Center. Congratulations Dr. Gutow!...

Retina Conditions Explained: Diabetic Retinopathy

Diabetic retinopathy is a complication of diabetes that affects eyes. It is caused by damage to the blood vessels of the light-sensitive tissue at the back of the eye (retina).  At first, diabetic retinopathy may cause no symptoms or only mild vision...