Retina from the inside to out: Advancements in the Management of Retinal Disease
COPE #71686-PS
Event #121268


““Retina from the inside to out: Advancements in the Management of Retinal Disease” is a one hour course reviewing common retinal diseases, diagnostic tools to evaluate and educate and the latest treatments available. Also discuss future treatments for retinal conditions along prevention methods to provide to high risk retinal disease patients. *Video was recorded at our Virtual Island Eyes Conference on January 22, 2021


  • To discuss current treatments and future treatments for retinal conditions that may otherwise be untreatable
  • To review the various diagnostic tools available and how to interpret the results and discuss future retinal evaluation methods
  • To review common retinal disease conditions, pathophysiology and management


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Get to know our speakers

Dr. Kellen Kashiwa

Born and raised in Hawaii, Dr. Kashiwa graduated from Pacific University College of Optometry. He returned to Honolulu, Hawaii where he began practicing at the Retina Institute of Hawaii focusing primarily in low vision. Over time he transitioned into primary care and ocular disease management in 5 clinics throughout on the Big Island, Maui and Oahu. He also provides vision therapy and is one of the main optometric providers in Hawaii for patients post TBI and stroke. Dr. Kashiwa has published and presented at ARVO, most recently regarding transcutaneous electrical
current stimulation of retinal disease and artificial intelligence retinal evaluation.

Dr. Kashiwa is also involved in the community providing free eye care to schools and low income areas through Project Vision Hawaii and Vision to Learn. He also provides telemedicine retinal imaging throughout all islands for diabetics and others with limited access to care. Dr. Kashiwa also provides sports vision evaluation and training to many of the high school, college and professional athletes in Hawaii. 

If they are not running to keep up with their 3 year old daughter Kiki, Dr. Kashiwa and 
his wife love travelling the world (Pre-covid of course) and playing sports. Dr. Kashiwa has had the pleasure of providing eye care to six developing countries through 
Amigos with Pacific University