LASIK Vision Correction Complications2008-10-03
| LASIK vision correction is no different than any other surgical procedure. There are complications associated with it and, like all well-informed people, you should be aware of them before you decide to proceed.
LASIK For Pilots and Astronauts2008-09-28
| Traditionally, poor vision has been the number one disqualifier for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and U.S. military pilot applicants. After LASIK gained FDA approval, the concerns remained, with the additional concern over the LASIK flap.
Besser is Setting The New Industry Standard For Magnifiers and is Quickly Becoming The Preferred Choice of Vision Professionals2008-09-26
| Besser Handheld and Stand Magnifiers, offering precision optics and superior LED illumination at a low price, are getting rave reviews from the vision care community. See-More Vision, leading supplier of low vision products, is distributing Besser exclusively through eye care professionals.
I Need Bifocals. Can I Ever Have LASIK?2008-08-21
| Never say never. Especially when it comes to the world of ophthalmology and laser vision correction.
| Modern ophthalmology seems to make advances in technology and procedures almost daily. It isn't quite that fast but changes and improvements do happen a lot.
CTL introduces Confirm-IT2, a low-cost Virtual Assistant that Automatically provides Appointment Confirmation and Reminders2008-07-14
| Confirm-IT2 is a non- calendar based application that interfaces with Scheduling Software to provide Voice, Email and Text Message appointment reminders to your patients and customers.
MY FIRST SHADES REACHES OUT TO CELEBRITY PARENTS2008-06-27
| My First Shades' ultimate mission is to encourage early eye protection while raising awareness regarding the damaging effects of UV rays on children's eyes. In order to help spread awareness and increase action, My First Shades has reached out to celebrities with children.
KOWA ANNOUNCES NEW DIGITAL SLIT LAMP IMAGING INTEGRATED SOFTWARE SOLUTION2008-06-18
| Kowa introduces its new VK Digital Slit Lamp imaging solution for third-party medical diagnostic manufacturers. The system adds video and still image capture capability to all Marco, Zeiss, HS 900BQ, Topcon SL-2EF, SL-7EFT and SL-7E slit lamp systems.
David Paterson's Rise to Governor Shines Light on Employment Prospects for Legally Blind Community2008-03-28
| As the legally blind David Paterson assumes his new role as Governor of New York, industry-leading supplier of products for independent living Maxi-Aids reviews the range of products available that enable the blind and those with low vision to succeed in the workforce
Rave Reviews for Inexpensive Color Blindness Test2007-11-15
| A color vision screening instrument published by the Nash family is breaking barriers for many who would like to test for color vision. Inexpensive, robust, and valid, the Color Vision Guide is being used in clinics and by lay persons to test for color blindness.
LASEK—Who Can Benefit?2007-10-19
| LASEK is an alternative vision correction procedure that is a hybrid of LASIK and PRK.
Ocular Pharma Company Charlesson Announces $2.35MM in New Funding2007-10-17
| Company aims to develop pharmaceutical therapeutics for blinding eye diseases, including Age-Related Macular Degeneration and Diabetic Retinopathy
AGING WELL MAGAZINE TO LAUNCH IN JANUARY 20082007-10-08
| Aging Well is an exciting new quarterly publication for professionals in the field of aging.
All You Need to Know about Conductive Keratoplasty (CK)2007-08-29
| CK is a vision correction procedure which uses radio frequency (RF) energy to reshape the cornea. This procedure takes fewer than five minutes per eye and is essentially painless.
LASIK and Astigmatism2007-07-12
| LASIK (Laser-Assisted in Situ Keratomileusis) is laser vision correction which reshapes the cornea to correct myopia (nearsightedness), hyperopia, or astigmatism. LASIK can definitely help people with astigmatism. In fact, LASIK is the eye surgery most often used to correct astigmatism.
Online Contact Lens Retailer Increases Security2007-06-22
| CONTACT LENS KING SIGNS ADDS SCANALERT
Unique Tonometer Diaton to be Presented at International Vision Expo in New York City2007-03-21
| Unique Diaton tonometer will be presented at the International Vision Expo and Conference on March 22-25th. Diaton will be showcased by BiCOM Inc. and Optimetrics Inc. The demo and training will be provided at Booth MS1252. BiCOM CEO comments on the Eye-market.