Retina Vitreous Consultants

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Meet the Specialists

Robert L. Bergren, MD

Dr. Bergren received his B.S. from Indiana University and his M.D. with highest distinction from the University’s School of Medicine. Read More >>

P. William Conrad, MD, PhD

Dr. Conrad received his B.A. from DePauw University followed by Ph.D. in Molecular & Cellular Physiology from the University of Cincinnati. Read More >>

 Jared E. Knickelbein,  MD, PhD

Dr. Knickelbein received his BS with honors in biochemistry from Duquesne University and both MD and PhD degrees from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. Read More >>

Phoebe L. Mellen, MD


Dr. Mellen attended the University of Notre Dame where she received her B.S. in Science-Business Read More >>

Karl R. Olsen, MD

Dr. Olsen attended Stanford University where he was awarded Phi Beta Kappa and his B.S. degree with Honors and with Distinction. Read More >>

Deepam Rusia, MD, MBA

Dr. Rusia received a BS in finance at Indiana University Business Honors Program. He was awarded a joint MD/MBA degree from Indiana UniversityRead More >>

Shripaad Y. Shukla,  MD

Dr. Shukla attended the University of Illinois at Chicago where he was awarded his B.S. degree in Biochemistry Summa Cum Laude with Highest Departmental Distinction  Read More >>

Avni P. Vyas, MD

Dr. Vyas received her B.S in Biology and graduated with highest distinction from the University of Michigan where she was a member of the Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society. Read More >>

In the News


Congratulations to Dr. Bernie Doft, who is now serving as President of the Retina Society.

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Congratulations to Dr. Jared Knickelbein for being named a Top Physician Under 40 in Pennsylvania.

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Research & Studies Protocol AB

Anti-VEGF vs. Prompt Vitrectomy for Vitreous Hemorrhage from Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy

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Anti-VEGF Treatment for Prevention of Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy and Diabetic Macular Edema

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