Retinal Consultants of San Antonio has joined the Retina Consultants of America (RCA), the management services organization’s its 11th practice. The addition of Retinal Consultants of San Antonio bolsters RCA’s presence in Texas as they join forces with RCA’s existing partner practice Retina Consultants of Texas (RCTX). Over the last year and a half, RCA has grown to include more than 700,000 annual patient visits, 82 locations and 100 physicians across eight states.
“All of us at Retinal Consultants of San Antonio are excited to be joining forces with the internationally recognized surgeons and researchers at RCTX and RCA as it will enhance patient care and research for those, we serve in the Texas community,” Calvin Mein, MD, Retinal Consultants of San Antonio, said in a news release.
Currently the following practices are part of the RCA family: Retina Associates, PA of Kansas City; VitreoRetinal Surgery, PA; California Retina Consultants,;Retina Consultants of Texas (formerly known as Retina Consultants of Houston); Retina Group of Florida; Retina Associates of Sarasota; Long Island Vitreoretinal Consultants; Retinal Consultants Serving Northern California; Palmetto Retina Center; and Carolina Retina Center. All these practices provide unparalleled patient care and research and are distinguished leaders within the specialty.
Retinal Consultants of San Antonio has been the premier retina surgical practice in South Central Texas for over two decades. “We have shared mutual patients with Retina Consultants of San Antonio for years and have always respected their clinical and surgical skills,” David Brown, MD, Retina Consultants of Texas, said in the news release. “We are thrilled that they are now part of our family of retina specialists which will only strengthen our approach to clinical trials and patient outcomes.”
Formed by Webster Equity Partners and headquartered in Southlake, Texas, RCA is partnering with retina specialists who seek a strategic partner with the capital resources and expertise to invest in their practice infrastructure and position them for continued growth in their markets. RCA is unique in offering the first horizontal alliance in the eye-care field focused solely on retinal care.