Our Difference

Tradition of Excellence in Medical and Surgical Retina Services Since 1980


Since 1980, Southeastern Retina Associates have been providing care to patients with a full spectrum of medical and surgical retinal diseases. Our caring retina specialists combine cutting-edge science with attention to consistency and details to provide the best treatment outcomes possible. Southeastern Retina Associates have earned a reputation in excellence for treating many complex retinal diseases including challenging retinal detachments, advanced retinopathy of prematurity, macular degeneration, and a full range of diabetic eye disorders.

Our 17 Southeastern Retina Associates physicians have completed four years of medical school, three-years of ophthalmology residency and two-years of fellowship in vitreoretinal diseases and surgery. Several physicians have completed additional training in research, and contribute actively to our nationally recognized clinical trials program. Each of our physicians is board-certified in Ophthalmology by the American Board of Ophthalmology. We are the practice that other physicians and eye care professionals turn to for the most challenging retina problems.


  • The highest quality of specialized retina care.
  • With 237 years of accumulated expertise, SERA’s prestigious medical and surgical practice opened in 1980.
  • State-of-the-art equipment.
  • Treatment options and clinical research trials not available at other area practices.

We are trusted by many of regions finest hospitals including The University of Tennessee Medical Center, East Tennessee Children’s Hospital, and Erlanger-Miller Eye Center, for treatment and surgeries of the retina, macula and vitreous. We look forward to caring for you and your loved ones today.