Tuesday, November 19, 2013 3:00 PM
This video shows how a group of researchers based in London are using
a smartphone based system they developed, to conduct comprehensive eye
examinations in remote settings in countries such as Kenya.
Tuesday, November 19, 2013 11:00 AM
Johnson & Johnson Vision Care
created this infographic to mark a major milestone, providing instruction to 100,000 eyecare professionals who have attended The Vision Care Institute.
Friday, November 08, 2013 12:20 AM
. (NASDAQ: LCAV), a leading provider of laser vision correction services under the LasikPlus
brand, announced financial and operating results for the three and nine months ended Sept. 30, 2013.
Thursday, October 31, 2013 12:05 PM
VSP has identified the Top 10 Cities for Eye Health Cities for Kids in
this infographic, based on its own stats. Is your town on this map?
Wednesday, October 30, 2013 12:21 AM
Brien Holden Vision Institute
has launched a new enterprise, called Brien Holden Vision, bringing together its commercial subsidiaries into a new business.
Wednesday, October 23, 2013 12:24 AM
announced its eighth annual list of Top 10 Medical Innovations that will have a major impact on improving patient care within the next year.
Monday, October 21, 2013 12:24 AM
NEW YORK—As the Halloween holiday approaches, eyecare associations,
government organizations and news outlets are warning the public of a
common danger—the purchase of unauthorized cosmetic contact lenses.
Monday, October 21, 2013 12:18 AM
FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J.—Vitamins and nutraceuticals and what optometrists need to know about them are the subject of the Oct. 23r edition of “The Power Hour,” the weekly online radio talk show hosted by Gary Gerber, OD, founder of
The Power Practice
Friday, October 18, 2013 12:24 AM
NEW YORK—I-MerSee, a new start-up company, yesterday launched what it describes as the world’s first social media network for the visually impaired and 50 and over communities, called I-MerSee.
Wednesday, October 16, 2013 12:21 AM
World Council of Optometry
(WCO), which represents more than 90 member organizations in 50 countries, has published its first ever curriculum support document which is now available on the WCO website.
Tuesday, October 15, 2013 11:33 AM
LAS VEGAS—Optical professionals attending Vision Expo West gathered here on Oct. 2 to examine the current and future state of the optical market at the annual Corporate Optometry Reports (COR) meeting, held here.
Friday, October 11, 2013 1:49 PM
NEW YORK—In an effort to raise awareness of World Sight Day (Oct. 10, 2013) and bring global attention to the importance of eye exams, Essilor took a closer look at how vision impacts us in everyday situations—specifically focusing on taxi drivers.
Thursday, October 03, 2013 12:21 AM
SAN RAFAEL, Calif.—RestoringVision, a small nonprofit based here which
distributes reading glasses to those in need the developing world, marks
two milestones this month with the celebration of the organization’s
10-year anniversary and the charitable distribution of a collective two
million pairs of reading glasses and sunglasses in developing countries
around the globe.
Thursday, October 03, 2013 12:18 AM
MIAMI, Fla.—Russ Trenary, a long time ophthalmology executive, has been
named president and CEO of InnFocus, Inc., LLC, a privately held medical
device company with biomaterials expertise that has developed a
patented micro-shunt for treating glaucoma.