Innovative Retina Surgical Video Series

The Innovative Retina Surgical Video Series is a comprehensive online library for ASRS members to view instructional videos submitted by other members.

Each concise video demonstrates and describes important retina surgical approaches, techniques, and principles. This exclusive series provides a unique way for retina specialists to enhance surgical knowledge, learn new techniques, improve skills and outcomes, and maximize patient care.

Submit your videos for the series

Contribute your skills and expertise to this growing library of educational videos. Your video might even be selected as the featured video to be spotlighted for ASRS members.

Congratulations to Courtney Crawford, MD, FACS, whose submission was selected as this month's featured video.


Macular Hole Repair With ICG Stain

This video shows the basic principals to macular hole surgery. This patient is a 65-year-old female with a Stage IV macular hole of greater than 6 months duration. ICG dye is used to stain and better visualize the internal limiting membrane (ILM). A pinch and peel technique is utilized to remove the ILM.  Post-operative OCT shows macular hole closure. 

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The Innovative Retina Surgical Video Series 
is made possible by a contribution from 
Alcon Laboratories, Inc.

2016-2017 editorial panel

Gaurav K. Shah, MD, Program Chair
Baseer Ahmad, MD
Alay S. Banker, MD
Kevin J. Blinder, MD
Mandeep S. Dhalla, MD
Paul B. Griggs, MD
John W. Kitchens, MD
Derek Y. Kunimoto, MD, JD
Yannek I. Leiderman, MD, PhD
Rajesh C. Rao, MD
Franco M. Recchia, MD
Kourous A. Rezaei, MD
Bradley T. Smith, MD
Asheesh Tewari, MD
Charles C. Wykoff, MD, PhD