Welcome to Regional Retina
Regional Retina is a private medical practice specializing in treatment and surgery for diseases of the Retina and Vitreous. Our three locations in Shreveport, Texarkana, and Natchitoches make examinations and treatments convenient for our patients. We're glad you are visiting us online!
Dr. David Ren specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of diabetic retinopathy, age-related macular degeneration, retinal tear/detachment, macular pucker and macular holes, proliferative vitreoretinopathy, ocular trauma, uveitis, and other forms of retinal and vitreous pathologies. We use the most advanced digital diagnostic equipment available to diagnose vitreoretinal diseases and provide state-of-the-art treatment for your retinal diseases.
At Regional Retina, we strive to provide you with the personalized care, respect and compassion you deserve. Our doctor and staff will be available, responsive, and will gladly communicate with you and your doctors. We are dedicated to the improvement and preservation of your vision.
Dr. David Ren, M.D., Ph.D. is a board-certified ophthalmologist who specializes in vitreo-retinal diseases and surgery. Dr. Ren received his M.D. degree and his Masters degree in Ophthalmology from Weifang Medical University in China. Dr. Ren earned his Ph.D. degree in Visual Science with Honors at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. After completing an internship at Dallas Parkland Hospital and a three year residency in Ophthalmology at The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, he then completed a two year fellowship in diseases and surgery of the retina and vitreous at Tulane University in New Orleans. Dr. Ren has authored or co-authored over 30 original scientific articles in major peer-reviewed medical journals such as Ophthalmology and American Journal of Ophthalmology. He has presented his scientific works at international meetings including the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology and the American Academy of Ophthalmology. He has been an investigator in two different national clinical trials for the development of new treatments for macular degeneration.
Dr. Ren is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, Louisiana Society of Ophthalmology, Shreveport Medical Society, and the American Society of Retina Specialists.