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You’ll find it all here. Experience. Excellence. Commitment.

The physicians and the staff at Retina Specialists of Tampa are dedicated to providing the highest standards of care in the treatment of eye diseases. Dr. Tarabishy and Dr. Dunn are committed to excellence in treating patients with age-related macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, and conditions requiring Vitreoretinal surgery. We specialize in the pain-free treatment of the most challenging retinal disease cases and continuously work to provide our patients with the greatest possible experience, and the best visual outcome. We create a tailored treatment plan specific to the patient’s condition and needs.

As retinal disease affects people of any age, the physicians at Retina Specialists of Tampa see and treat patients of all ages. For each, we create a treatment plan tailored to their specific needs. Patients are typically referred to us by their eye care specialist, primary care provider, ophthalmologist, or optometrist. Whether you require eye surgery or less invasive treatments, our goal is to provide you with highly specialized eye care in a personal and individualized manner, involving your primary care physician, family members, and caregivers if desired.

We believe that the happiest patients are those who are educated about their healthcare options.  We respect every patient’s right to privacy, confidentiality, and dignified, personalized care delivered with caring and compassion.

Retina Care

Macular Degeneration

Diabetic Retinopathy

Retinal Detachment

The Experience in Retinal Care You’ve Been Looking For

Ahmad Tarabishy, MD

Vitreoretinal Surgeon

Dr.  Ahmad Bakir Tarabishy clinical interests include uveitis and systemic inflammatory diseases, macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, and surgical treatments of various retinal diseases including complex diabetic and rhegmatogenous retinal detachments. He is passionate about retina surgery and employs the latest cutting-edge surgical techniques. Dr. Tarabishy speaks both English and Arabic.

Evan Dunn, MD

Vitreoretinal Surgeon

Dr. Evan Dunn graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Central Florida. He subsequently completed medical school at the University of Miami, where he was awarded the Tod Gassen International Fellowship. His Transitional year and Ophthalmology residency were completed at Indiana University, where Dr. Dunn was Chief Resident of the Transitional Year program. Dr. Dunn was instructed by leaders in the field of retina, uveitis, glaucoma, oculoplastics, pediatrics, and neuro-ophthalmology during his residency. Dr. Dunn speaks both English and Spanish.

The Experience in Retinal Care You’ve Been Looking For

Ahmad Tarabishy, MD

Ahmad Tarabishy, MD

Vitreoretinal Surgeon

Dr.  Ahmad Bakir Tarabishy clinical interests include uveitis and systemic inflammatory diseases, macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, and surgical treatments of various retinal diseases including complex diabetic and rhegmatogenous retinal detachments. He is passionate about retina surgery and employs the latest cutting-edge surgical techniques.

Evan Dunn, MD

Evan Dunn, MD

Vitreoretinal Surgeon

Dr. Evan Dunn graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Central Florida. He subsequently completed medical school at the University of Miami, where he was awarded the Tod Gassen International Fellowship. His Transitional year and Ophthalmology residency were completed at Indiana University, where Dr. Dunn was Chief Resident of the Transitional Year program. Dr. Dunn was instructed by leaders in the field of retina, uveitis, glaucoma, oculoplastics, pediatrics, and neuro-ophthalmology during his residency.

What’s New at Retina Specialists of Tampa

How Does Diabetes Cause Vision Loss?

Diabetes is a disease that affects the body’s ability to use and produce insulin to control blood glucose levels. We wonder how many readers are aware that diabetes can affect your heart, kidneys, legs, nerves, and even your gums and teeth. In addition, this disease affects your vision if you’re not keeping blood sugar levels…

Retinal Detachment: Types and Causes

Any type of retinal detachment is serious and a medical emergency. It does not matter what type it is, but you should be aware of the causes and symptoms so you can seek immediate care. What Is a Retinal Detachment? Your retina is a thin layer of light sensitive nerve tissue located in the back…

7 Signs You Have Age-Related Macular Degeneration

Getting older has some benefits, problematic health issues, and it’s inevitable. One of those problematic health issues is age-related macular degeneration, and 10 million Americans suffer from its consequences. It is the leading cause of vision loss, and more adults have it than have glaucoma and cataracts combined. If you are over 60 years old,…

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