David A. Solá-Del Valle, M.D
When David A. Solá-Del Valle, M.D., saw his first glaucoma laser surgery, he was hooked. The specialty combines everything he loves about medicine—the ability to form long-term relationship with patients, while providing medical and surgical care.
Today, Dr. Solá cares for patients with all forms of glaucoma—a potentially blinding group of eye diseases that damage the optic nerve—at Mass. Eye and Ear and the VA Boston Healthcare System. He also sees many patients who have glaucoma plus cataracts, both of which occur more frequently with age.
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Deeba Husain, M.D.
Retina specialist Dr. Deeba Husain was in high school when she fell in love with ophthalmology. After spending many summers volunteering at eye clinics in India, she realized how important vision is to quality of life. And she wanted to help make a difference in people’s lives.
Today, she cares for patients with a wide range of retinal disorders that can cause vision loss, such as: AMD, diabetic retinopathy and vein occlusions, retinal detachments, and macular holes
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Demetrios G. Vavvas, M.D., Ph.D.
Dr. Demetrios G. Vavvas has always wanted to help as many people as possible. That’s why he chose to specialize in retinal disorders—a leading cause of blindness worldwide. Learn more.
At Mass. Eye and Ear, Dr. Vavvas treats all types of retinal conditions, but he is especially interested in age-related macular degeneration (AMD), inherited degenerations, and diabetic retinopathy.
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