Referring Physicians

Referring Physicians

Thank you for entrusting your patient with us -- we can assure you that your patient will receive the highest possible care for their disease of retina, macula or vitreous.  We value working in conjunction with referring ophthalmologists, optometrists and other referring physicians and we are committed to timely and thorough follow-up with you about your patient to ensure the most effective treatment possible.

To refer a patient to Sound Retina, please complete the  and fax it to us at (253) 830-2528 or email it to  Completing this form will allow us to provide the best care for your patient and also a smooth transition to our office.

In addition, we are happy to provide you with hard copies of the Referring Doctor Form.pdf, new patient packets and business cards for your convenience.  Please call us at (253) 572-1444 or email us at and we will be pleased to provide these materials.

Thank you for referring to Sound Retina, the South Puget Sound's premier retina-only group practice whose physicians attended reputable two-year surgical and medical retina fellowships.

Continuing Education

Sound Retina is committed to educating other physicians about diseases of the retina, macula and vitreous, as it is important that patients be referred to Sound Retina in a timely manner should such problems exist.  Educational events, including Continuing Education (CE) and Continuing Medical Education (CME) credits are offered by Dr. Nelson and Dr. Truxal throughout the year.  If you are interested in hosting or attending an educational event, please contact our office at (253) 572-1444 or

Thank you to those of you who attended our December 3rd CE event.  We hope you found the talk useful to your practice.  Check back soon for further details about our next CE event.