About Us

Founded in 1990, Vitreo-Retinal Associates’ vision is to practice excellence in providing state-of-the-art, specialized ophthalmic care in a caring, honest, and trustworthy environment.

We Specialize in the Diagnosis and Treatment of:

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  • Diabetic retinopathy
  • Disorders of the retina, vitreous and macula
  • Macular degeneration
  • Macular hole
  • Macular pucker
  • Ocular injuries
  • Other disorders of the retina, vitreous, and macular
  • Retinal detachments and tears
  • Retinal vascular abnormalities and inflammatory vitreo-retinal problems

Diagnostic Services and Ophthalmic Procedures Provided:

  • Anti-VEGF therapy
  • B-scan ultrasonography
  • Comprehensive retina and vitreous examinations
  • Cryosurgery
  • Detailed counseling
  • Electrophysiological testing
  • Endolaser photocoagulation
  • Fluorescein angiography
  • Fundus photography
  • Indocyanine green angiography
  • Laser treatment
  • Ocular photodynamic therapy
  • Optical coherence tomography
  • Second opinion eye exams
  • Retinal detachment repair by vitrectomy, scleral buckling, or pneumatic retinopexy
  • Visual field testing

Ongoing Research and Clinical Trials

Since 1999, VRA has conducted more than 50 clinical research trials in an effort to provide our patients with cutting edge treatments for retinal diseases including macular degeneration, diabetic macular edema, and central retinal vein occlusion. Learn more about our clinical trials.


We participate with most health plans, including Medicare. Please call us with any questions about your insurance, we will gladly assist you in any way to ensure prompt, correct payment.

Appointments and Emergencies

For routine communications or to make an appointment, please call between 8am and 5pm, Monday through Friday. For emergencies after regular office hours and on weekends, a physician is available 24 hours a day; our answering service will answer your call and promptly notify the physician on call.

Grand Rapids: 616.285.1200
Kalamazoo: 269.353.9700