Retina Surgery

The Eye Medical Center of Fresno specializes in the treatment of diseases affecting the retina, the vitreous, and the macula. The physicians at EMC are nationally recognized leaders in their field and participate in most clinical trials assessing new therapies for macular degeneration and diabetic retinopathy as well as other retinal diseases. This section of the site is provided for our patients to learn more about the various retinal diseases that we diagnose and treat.

Retinal Conditions We Treat

Surgical Management of the Vitreous and Retina

  • Pars plana vitrectomy
  • Scleral buckling

In office procedures

  • Conventional thermal retinal lasers
  • Micropulse retinal laser
  • Photodynamic therapy (PDT)
  • Cryotherapy
  • Intravitreal injections

With advanced new treatments, we have entered a new age in our management of retina disease. Our physicians are highly trained and compassionate and will always do everything that can be done to save your vision. We house the most advanced diagnostic imaging equipment such as:

  • Widefield photography
  • Fluorescein angiogram (FA)
  • Indocyanine green (ICG)
  • Ultrasound (Bscan)
  • Optical coherence tomography (OCT)
  • Fundus autofluoresence (FAF)

Meet our Fresno Retina Specialists

Daniel C. Prescott, M.D.

Fellowship Trained in Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery

George Bertolucci, M.D

Fellowship Trained in Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery

Laura A. Teasley, M.D.

Fellowship Trained in Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery

Sumeer Thinda, M.D.

Fellowship Trained in Vitreoretinal Disease & Surgery

A comprehensive eye exam performed by our retina specialists can diagnose retinal diseases or conditions, especially if you’re experience blurred vision or other symptoms of vision loss. Request an appointment using our online form, or call our office at (559) 486-5000 to schedule an appointment at one of our 2 locations.



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