Ophthalmic Fundus Imaging

  • Michael D. Ober
  • Lawrence A. Yannuzzi
  • Jason S. Slakter
  • Richard F. Spaide
  • Yale L. Fisher
  • Robert W. Flower
  • Richard Rosen
  • Christina M. Klais
  • Nicole E. Gross

The medical-retina specialty finds its origins in the classic 1967 study, “The Pathogenesis of Disciform Detachment of the Neuro-epithelium” by Dr. J. Donald Gass, which was published initially as a supplemental issue of the American Journal of Ophthalmology. Prior to this milestone in the field, specialists in “retina” were essentially “bucklers,” that is, individuals trained to excel in indirect ophthalmoscopy in order to find “breaks” and to reattach the retina.


Optical Coherence Tomography Retinal Pigment Epithelium Retinal Pigment Epithelium Cell Fluorescein Angiography Choroidal Neovascularization 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Michael D. Ober
    • 1
  • Lawrence A. Yannuzzi
    • 2
    • 3
  • Jason S. Slakter
    • 1
  • Richard F. Spaide
    • 1
  • Yale L. Fisher
    • 1
  • Robert W. Flower
    • 1
  • Richard Rosen
    • 4
    • 5
    • 6
  • Christina M. Klais
    • 1
  • Nicole E. Gross
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of OphthalmologyLuEsther T. Mertz Retinal Research Center, Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat HospitalNew YorkUSA
  2. 2.Department of OphthalmologyColumbia University School of MedicineUSA
  3. 3.Manhattan Eye, Ear, and Throat HospitalVitreous Retina Macula Consultants of New YorkNew York
  4. 4.New York Eye and Ear InfirmaryNew York
  5. 5.Department of Clinical OphthalmologyNew York Medical CollegeValhalla
  6. 6.Department of Applied OpticsUniversity of KentCanterbury

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