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Retina and Vitreous Surgery

Ochsner's Retina and Vitreous Section provides treatment for eye problems caused by chronic disease processes, such as diabetes mellitus and macular degeneration. Treatment is provided for problems such as leaking blood vessels, to keep them from worsening and prevent vision loss.

Other treatments include repair of retinal detachment, which can be caused by aging or by problems associated with injury, such as macular holes, breaks or tears. Early diagnosis and treatment can protect against vision loss and even blindness. Retina Surgery is generally performed for eye problems caused by disease processes. Surgery is performed to repair these and to protect the patient against vision loss and blindness, which can result from any of these problems.

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Map of Ochsner-affiliated facilities that provide services related to Retina and Vitreous Surgery

Retina and Vitreous Surgery Locations

Ochsner Medical Complex - Clearview
4430 Veterans Memorial Blvd.
Metairie, LA 70006
  • Monday – Friday: 7 a.m.-5 p.m.
Ochsner Lafayette General Surgical Hospital
1000 West Pinhook Road
Lafayette, LA 70503
  • Open 24/7
Ochsner St. Martin Hospital
210 Champagne Blvd.
Breaux Bridge, LA 70517
  • Open 24/7
Ochsner Lafayette General Medical Center
1214 Coolidge St.
Lafayette, LA 70503
  • Open 24/7