- November 2, 2023
November is American Diabetes Month
November is Diabetes Awareness Month. Diabetes is a chronic disease that affects our pancreas. With diabetes the pancreas does not produce enough insulin or …
- October 9, 2023
TNR Has Grown
Tennessee Retina, PC was founded in 1978 as Retina Vitreous Associates, PC. In May 2008, seven physicians from three prestigious practices decided that as a …
- September 1, 2023
Welcome Dr. Marshall
Welcome Dr. Marshall to our TNR Family. We want to announce and introduce the newest Doctor of the Tennessee Retina team. Dr. Brigid Marshall graduated from …
- July 14, 2023
Tennessee Retina and the Community
Tennessee Retina proudly serves our community in and outside the walls of clinic. Our team recently joined Project C.U.R.E in Nashville to volunteer in helping …
- June 26, 2023
Helen Keller Deaf-Blind Awareness Week
The last week of June is dedicated to Helen Keller Deaf-Blind Awareness Week, and the mission is to build deeper connections with people in the deaf-blind …
- June 8, 2023
Eating and Drinking before surgery - no, no #1!
One of the first things you will be told when you schedule a surgery is not to eat or drink beforehand. Why are these instructions so important? I am glad you …
- May 9, 2023
Why is Dilating my eyes important for my comprehensive retina exam?
Why is Dilating my eyes important for my comprehensive retina exam? Dilation is an important factor to your comprehensive eye exam at Tennessee Retina. At …
- April 10, 2023
What Does a B Scan Ocular Ultrasound Capture and Why is it Necessary?
Going to the doctor can be a stressful event for the patient, and over the past few months, we have tried to ease to your worries by sharing information about …
- March 13, 2023
What Does a Fluorescein Angiogram Capture and Why is it Necessary?
What does a Fluorescein Angiogram capture and why is it necessary? Going to the doctor can be a stressful event for the patient. We are continuing our series …
- February 9, 2023
What does a Fundus Photo capture and why may it be necessary?
Going to the doctor can be a stressful event for the patient. To help put an ease to your worries, we are continuing our series explaining some of the things …
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