Ask an Eye M.D. Answer Archive

Please read our important medical disclaimer.

How can a wrinkle on the retina be corrected without surgery? Is there any other treatment?

Epiretinal membranes are sometimes referred to as "wrinkles" on the retina. The only proven treatment involves vitrectomy and membrane dissection surgery to remove the epiretinal membrane.

Answered by: Abdhish Bhavsar, MD Dr. Abdhish Bhavsar

Categories: Eye Conditions, Eye Surgery

Have a question that hasn't been answered yet? Ask it!

Answered: Jul 26, 2013

Pop needs to be configured.