Wednesday, October 30, 2013 12:17 AM
(NYSE: NVS) reported strong sales performance in the third quarter driven by growth products' momentum with group net sales up 4 percent to $14.3 billion for the third quarter and up 2 percent to $42.8 billion for the first nine months of the year.
Thursday, September 26, 2013 4:42 PM
announced that it has developed a simple eye test that has the
potential to change the way that Alzheimer’s disease is detected and
Wednesday, September 04, 2013 4:00 PM
TOMS RIVER, N.J.—Where does a six-location ophthalmological group turn after spending 25 years being unsatisfied with the three different management companies that have handled its optical dispensaries over the years? In the case of
Ocean Eye Institute
, the answer was
Wednesday, July 24, 2013 2:00 AM
Many people are familiar with the sight-saving role ophthalmologists play in diagnosing and treating eye conditions, but few may be aware of the revolutionary contributions they make beyond medicine. One such innovation gained the spotlight this month when Leonard Flom, MD, and the late Aran Safir, MD (1926-2007), were inducted into the U.S Patent and Trademark Office's National Inventors Hall of Fame for their invention of the iris recognition scanner.
Wednesday, July 10, 2013 12:30 AM
American Academy of Ophthalmology
has announced that it will implement the nation’s first comprehensive eye disease patient database in early 2014.
Wednesday, May 15, 2013 12:18 AM
New York Medical College
The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary
have appointed Paul A. Sidoti , M.D., as chairman of the Department of Ophthalmology at The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary (NYEEI), an affiliate of New York Medical College in New York City.
Wednesday, January 09, 2013 12:21 AM
SAN FRANCISCO—Paul Sternberg, Jr., MD has begun his term as president of the
American Academy of Ophthalmology
. Dr. Sternberg will hold office for one year as the 116th president of the AAO, as elected by the Academy’s 32,000 members.
Thursday, August 02, 2012 4:10 PM
FAIRFAX, Va.—To explore synergies between ophthalmology and optometry, the
American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS)
has formed the Integrated Ophthalmic-Managed Eyecare Delivery Task
Force. The group’s goal is to investigate and recommend ways in which
the organization and its membership can advance an eyecare delivery
model based on a synergistic collaboration between optometry and
Monday, March 15, 2010 12:06 AM
TLCVision Corporation announced that on Feb. 12 the U.S. Bankruptcy
Court for the District of Delaware approved an amended plan sponsor
agreement backed by affiliates of Charlesbank Capital Partners and
H.I.G. Capital, LLC regarding a new plan of reorganization that would
result in the payment in full of all outstanding amounts owing to the
company’s senior secured lenders under its credit facility.
Monday, March 01, 2010 12:15 AM
CINCINNATI—LCA-Vision Inc. announced its results for the fourth quarter and full year ending Dec. 31, 2009.
Monday, January 18, 2010 12:15 AM
ST. LOUIS, MO—TLC Vision Corporation (TLCV) (TSX:TLC), has reached an agreement with the holders of a majority of the company’s senior secured debt to restructure its balance sheet.
Monday, September 07, 2009 1:34 AM
ST. LOUIS—Refractive surgery firm TLCVision (Nasdaq: TLCV) saw its total revenues fall to $58.5 million, down 21 percent, in this year’s second quarter.