Feature Of The Week 5/10/09: Video of Dr. Thomas Lee from The Vision Center at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles using Bioptigen Handheld OCT Scanner to Treat Retinopathy in Premature Babies
Feature Of The Week 5/10/09: Dr. Thomas C. Lee is director of the Retinal Institute at The Vision Center at Childrens Hospital Los Angeles. Dr. Lee has developed a new surgical procedure for premature babies to address the disease Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP) that utilizes a hand held spectral domain detection optical coherence tomography (OCT) probe developed by Bioptigen. Video courtsey of Amanda Hedlund at the The Vision Center at Childrens Hospital Los Angeles. Video introduction by Dana Delany of TV series "Desperate Housewives".