Dr. Seán O’Sullivan discusses Epiretinal Membrane and the use of the Amsler Grid in monitoring this Retinal Condition

May 10, 2016

Dr. Seán O’Sullivan, retinal surgeon at Retina Specialty Institute, discusses the retinal condition Epiretinal Membrane, or Macular Pucker, in his recent article. Dr. O’Sullivan explains Macular Pucker, why it was once referred to as saran wrap maculopathy, how the amsler grid is used to monitor the retinal condition and the available treatment options.

You can view the amlser grid through the eyes of a patient with Epiretinal Membrane, compare Optical Coherence Topography (OCT) retinal scans of a normal retina and a retina with Epiretinal Membrane and read Dr. O’Sullivan’s full article on Epiretinal Membrane here.

About Dr. Seán O’Sullivan:
Dr. O’Sullivan has been with Retina Specialty Institute since 2013 as a retina specialist and surgeon practicing out of the Louisiana RSI clinics in Covington and Metairie. Dr. O’Sullivan pursued his medical degree, internship and residency from The University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson, Mississippi. Following his residency, he later completed his fellowship in vitreoretinal surgery at Louisiana State. Learn more about Dr. O’Sullivan.