The Power of Lucentis, Avastin, Eylea

Last week I had a patient with diabetes come in with massive growth of new blood vessels on the disc — “proliferative diabetic retinopathy.”  Because of the extent of the proliferative retinopathy, I gave him an injection of one of our wonde...

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Why is my eye red after the Lucentis, Eylea, Avastin injection?

I get this question often.  After an Avastin injection, whether it’s given for diabetic macular edema, age-related macular degeneration, central or branch retinal vein occlusions, or any of the vascular or inflammatory diseases of the eye for which Avas...

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