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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 surgical 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.

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.

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

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Age-Related Macular Degeneration: What You Should Know

Age-related macular degeneration, or AMD, is an eye disease that affects your central vision. Aging can damage your macula, part of the retina which gives you sharp central vision. This condition is quite common and is the leading cause of irreversible vision loss in people over age 60 in the United States. Let’s find out more…