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APR
2018

Dr. Chong Honored With Prestigious SNNO Award

The XXIII North-East Congress of Ophthalmology event took place in mid-March this year in João Pessoa, Brazil. The three day event featured lectures, panels, and courses, with the 286 participating speakers, both Brazilian and foreign, as well as 40 companies, 170 exhibitors, and...
26
OCT
2016

Curing Floaters

At it’s 2016 annual meeting in Chicago, The American Academy of Ophthalmology invited Dr. Sebag to lecture on the approach to curing floaters at The VMR Institute for Vitreous Macula Retina. On that day Dr. Sebag was interviewed by the American Society of Reti...
07
OCT
2016
Vitrectomy for floaters in France

Vitrectomy for Floaters in France

On July 9, 2016 Dr. Sebag of VMR Institute lectured to The Club Jules Gonin, the exclusive international vitreo-retinal society headquartered in Lausanne, Switzerland. The meeting was held in Bordeaux, France. The topic of the lecture was vitrectomy for vitreous floaters. Our...
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APR
2016
Dr. J. Sebag | Retina Specialist of Huntington Beach, CA 92647

Dr. Sebag’s Early Years

  In an exclusive Q&A with Renée Ward, Jerry Sebag, MD, FACS, FRCOphth, FARVO, the world’s leading authority on the vitreous of the eye, shares why he chose medical science over computer science in his teen years and offers tips to young adults today who seek inspiration...
21
FEB
2016
Vail Vitrectomy 2016

Vail Vitrectomy 2016

The History of Vail Vitrectomy In 1972, a group of four vitreous pioneers began backpacking trips near Telluride, Colorado. Robert Machemer, Tom Aaberg Sr., Paul Wetzig and his son Rich, and Guy O’Grady took a trip every summer for years. On the first trip, the vitreo-retinal...
10
JAN
2016
Dr. Chong Top Doc 2016 - Vitreo--retinal specialist, Orange County, CA 92647

Dr. Chong Named Top Doc 2016

Dr. Lawrence P. Chong Named Top Doctor 2016 Dr. Lawrence P. Chong has been named one of America’s Top Doctors by Castle Connolly once more in 2016   Huntington Beach, Calif., January, 10, 2016 — VMR Institute, a leading facility for treatment of disorders of vitreous,...
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AUG
2014

2014 ASRS Meeting

The 32rd annual meeting of the American Society of Retinal Specialists, formerly The Vitreous Society, took place in August this year. VMR Institute’s founding director Dr. Sebag presented on VMR Institute’s experience with limited vitrectomy for floaters. In our scientific...
14
AUG
2014

Dr. Chong Receives Top Doc Honor

Dr. Lawrence P. Chong Named Castle Connolly Top Doctor Dr. Lawrence P. Chong Named Castle Connolly Top Doctor Huntington Beach, Calif., August, 14, 2014 — VMR Institute, a leading facility for treatment of disorders of vitreous, macula, and retina in the Los Angeles and Orange...
04
JUN
2014

Floater Research Published

Back in October of 2013, we were thrilled to announce that Dr. Sebag’s research on floaters and the safety of a surgery used to treat them, was accepted for publication in Retina: the Journal of Retinal and Vitreous Diseases, a top ranked medical journal. We are now very...
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