Wednesday, August 26, 2015 12:27 AM
has declared September to be Sports Eye Safety Awareness to encourage the use of proper eye protection while playing sports.
Monday, August 24, 2015 2:15 PM
ST. LOUIS—Clarkson Eyecare
, one of the largest eyecare groups in the Midwest, announced a strategic investment in Eyecarecenter
(ECC), a 61-office optometry practice across North Carolina and South Carolina.
Monday, August 24, 2015 12:27 AM
ATLANTA—According to a new report released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
(CDC), almost all of the 41 million estimated contact lens wearers in the U.S. may be engaging in at least one risky behavior that could increase their chances of eye infections.
Monday, August 24, 2015 12:24 AM
CALGARY, ALBERTA, Canada—Windsor Vision Centre
of Windsor, Nova Scotia, and Tecumseh Vision Centre
of Tecumseh, Ontario, have joined FYidoctors
, a private, optometry-owned eyecare provider.
Monday, August 24, 2015 12:18 AM
FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J.—Barry Santini, a Long Island-based optician will be the guest on the Aug. 26 edition of the “Power Hour,” the weekly broadcast hosted by Gary Gerber, OD, founder of The Power Practice
Friday, August 21, 2015 12:27 AM
RANCHO CORDOVA—VSP Vision Care
has named Warren Laird vice president of accountable care organizations (ACOs) business development.
Friday, August 21, 2015 12:24 AM
HYDERABAD, India—India will host the 2017 World Congress of Optometry Conference in Hyderabad from Sept. 11 to 13 as announced by Susan Cooper, president of the World Council of Optometry
Friday, August 21, 2015 12:15 AM
LAS VEGAS—In partnership with Vison Expo West, Local Eye Site
announced the creation of a new networking event, “Job Link at Vision Expo West.”
Wednesday, August 19, 2015 12:27 AM
SAN ANTONIO—The Boeing Company has selected Davis Vision
to provide vision insurance benefits for its eligible employees, retirees and their dependents, effective Jan. 1, 2016.
Monday, August 17, 2015 7:07 AM
VIENNA, Va.—Capital Vision Services, LP (CVS) which provides management services to MyEyeDr.
optometry practices, has received an equity investment from a group led by Altas Partners
and Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec
(CDPQ), two large investment firms who are doing so in partnership with CVS’ co-founder and CEO Sue Downes.
Monday, August 17, 2015 12:27 AM
CHICAGO—Steven Lee, OD, co-founder and executive vice president of Opternative
, the world’s first online refractive eye exam service, has settled a lawsuit alleging that he had sold copyrighted test questions for optometry board exams through a prior business.
Monday, August 17, 2015 12:21 AM
ALEXANDRIA, Va.—The Vision Council
announced its latest market research report, VisionWatch Canada. This report will include in-depth overviews on a variety of areas and is modeled after The Vision Council’s VisionWatch Europe member benefit report.