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William L. Rich III, MD, announces retirement

William L. Rich III, MD, announces retirement
December 19, 2016

William L. Rich III, MD, will retire this month, he said in a letter to patients posted to the Northern Virginia Ophthalmology Associates website.

Rich, who began the practice in 1976 with Thomas Frey, MD, served as president of the American Academy of Ophthalmology in 2016.

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William L. Rich III, MD, announces retirement

December 19, 2016
William L. Rich III, MD, will retire this month, he said in a letter to patients posted to the Northern Virginia Ophthalmology…

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VIDEO: Koch Kellan scholarship creates future leaders in ophthalmology

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CHICAGO — At the American Academy of Ophthalmology meeting here, Hasenin Al-Khersan, a fourth-year medical student at the University of…

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