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Dr. Coney leads retina workshops on treatment for AMD and Diabetic Macular Edema at Middle East Medical Conference

Dr. Coney presents in DubaiJoseph M. Coney, MD, recently traveled to the Middle East to participate in the Focus 2016 Medical Conference in Dubai, sponsored by the American Academy of Ophthalmology.
 
Experts in Ophthalmology from 14 countries took part in the international conference, with a focus on ongoing research and new advances in the prevention and treatment of Age-related Macular Degeneration, Diabetic Retinopathy, and Diabetic Macula Edema and a goal to ultimately improve patient outcomes and reduce the occurrence of blindness from diabetes.
 
Dr. Coney presented on the following topics: “Anti-Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor (Anti-VEGF) vs. Steroids for Diabetic Macular Edema,” “Management of Chronic Diabetic Macular Edema with Vitreomacular Traction,” and “Management of Chronic Pigment Epithelial Detachments.”