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Pneumatic Retinopexy for Retinal Detachment | Retina Specialist, Fairfax, VA
April 10, 2014 By Randall Wong, M.D.

Part 2 of a series on repairing a retinal detachment. Using gas, freezing or laser and head positioning, a retinal detachment can be fixed in the office!

Fixing a Retinal Detachment | Retina Specialist, Fairfax, Va.
April 3, 2014 By Randall Wong, M.D.

Here’s the beginning of a short series on repairing a retinal detachment. The scleral buckle is the oldest, has some complications, but may be the best method.

Surgeons vs. Non-Surgeons
June 20, 2013 By Randall Wong, M.D.

There are basically two types of doctors; surgeons and non-surgeons. The basic difference is that surgeons can’t change their minds.

When to Call After Your Retinal Surgery
April 4, 2013 By Randall Wong, M.D.

Following retinal surgery, there are two particular signs of serious complications…pain and loss of vision.

Emergency, Elective and Cosmetic Surgery
December 13, 2012 By Randall Wong, M.D.

The difference between emergency surgery and elective surgery is only the immediacy of the surgery. Loss of function can occur in both types and both are covered by insurance.

Your First "Post-Operative" Eye Exam After Retinal Surgery
October 17, 2012 By Randall Wong, M.D.

Your eye exam following your retinal surgery can be very brief. Believe it or not, very, very few things need to be checked!

Loss of Vision in an Old Friend
October 11, 2012 By Randall Wong, M.D.

AB has been a patient of mine for almost 20 years. He’s had diabetes most of his life, but recently has been losing vision…but I think he’s okay.

October is the AAO Meeting
October 18, 2011 By Randall Wong, M.D.

The American Academy of Ophthalmology starts this week. I will be going to learn about the latest in retinal disease, but also will be teaching…about marketing.

Anesthesia For Eye Surgery
August 18, 2010 By Randall Wong, M.D.

Most eye surgery is performed while you are awake, yet comfortable. Occasionally a sedative is needed, but general anesthesia is often not needed.

Blog Improves My Medical Practice
August 16, 2010 By Randall Wong, M.D.

Having a blog says a lot about me. It says I am a doctor that invites communication with my patients. I even encourage email!

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Currently, I see patients with retinal diseases; macular degeneration, retinal detachment, macular holes, macular pucker within several different practices.....it's a different arrangement, but it allows more continuous care with many eye specialists. In addition, I am very accessible via the web. To schedule your own appointment, call any of the numbers below.

Capital Eye Consultants
Randall V. Wong, M.D.
Contact: Brigitte O’Brien

A: 3025 Hamaker Court, Suite 101 • Fairfax, Virginia 22031
Ph: 703.876.9630
F: 703.876.0163
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Dressler Ophthalmology Associates, PLC
Randall V. Wong, M.D.
Contact: Andrea Armstrong (Surgery/Web)
Chrissy Megargee (Web)

A: 3930 Pender Drive, Suite 10 • Fairfax, Virginia 22030
Ph: 703.273.2398
F: 703.273.0239
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