About Us

Nevada Retina Associates was founded in 1994 by Jarl C. Nielsen, MD and is known as one of the leading ophthalmic treatment centers specializing in medical and surgical management of vitreoretinal and macular diseases. Nevada Retina Associates serves Northern Nevada with the highest quality retinal care.

The current medical team includes:

Steven M. Friedlander, MD, FACS
Elena Geraymovych, MD, FACS
Robert Welch, MSN, FNP-BC, CRNO

Dr. Friedlander and Dr. Geraymovych are Board-Certified Ophthalmologists and Felllowship-trained Retina Specialists. We are proud to have served the community for over 25 years and continue to be available for vitreoretinal emergencies at any time.

We commonly treat conditions related to retinal vascular conditions, diabetes, genetic conditions, and trauma. Our physicians routinely perform in-office procedures at our Reno and Carson City locations and surgical procedures in the operating room at local hospitals.

The mission of our physicians and staff is to provide state-of-the-art treatment, unequaled service, and compassionate, outstanding care for our patients.