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Genetic Testing for Retina Specialists

They will then review genetic sequencing, provide an overview of the importance of genetic testing in retina, and conclude with American Academy of Ophthalmology guidelines for genetic testing. We are grateful to Drs. Drenser and Wood for generously ...

Source: Healio
Published: 21 May 2018

Wills Eye Researchers Target Best Practices in Ophthalmology for Health Care Delivery and Outcomes

Recent wave of Wills Eye research reinforces hospital's longstanding, top-ranked reputation for determining new models for health care delivery and sharing with clinicians around the world PHILADELPHIA, May 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Wills Eye Hospital ...

Source: The Business Journals
Published: 21 May 2018

JDWNRH’s ophthalmology dept. faces acute shortage of human resource

The national referral hospital in Thimphu will hire a vitreoretinal (VR) surgeon from Nepal to address the human resource shortage at the Ophthalmology department. Head of the department, Dr Ngawang Tenzin, said the hospital is seeing an emerging trend in ...

Source: Kuensel Online
Published: 19 May 2018

Ophthalmology Drugs & Devices Market is Determined to Cross US$ 28 Billion By 2022

May 14, 2018 (Heraldkeeper via COMTEX) -- New York, May 14, 2018: The report covers detailed competitive outlook including the market share and company profiles of the key participants operating in the global market. Key players profiled in the report ...

Source: MarketWatch
Published: 14 May 2018

Research focused on the ophthalmology devices market to reach USD 58.05 billion by 2021

The global ophthalmology devices market is projected to reach USD 58.05 Billion by 2021, at a CAGR of 3.7% from 2016 to 2021. The large share of this segment can be attributed to the widespread adoption of femtosecond lasers in the growing number of LASIK ...

Source: WhaTech
Published: 10 May 2018

Ophthalmology Surgical Devices Market to Reach Value of Around US $11.0 Bn by 2025

Albany, NY -- (SBWIRE) -- 05/18/2018 -- The global ophthalmology surgical devices market was valued at approximately US$ 7,000.0 Mn in 2016 and is projected to register a compounded annual growth rate (CAGR) of over 4.0% from 2017 to 2025, according to a ...

Source: Digital Journal
Published: 18 May 2018

Ophthalmology and Vision News

AUSTIN, Texas, May 9, 2018 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — EyeBuyDirect, the online prescription eyewear retailer, announced today a “Buy 1 Give 1” Program that donates a pair of prescription glasses to someone in need worldwide for every transaction made ...

Source: Send2Press
Published: 09 May 2018

7 statistics on ophthalmology revenue per case by region

Among all U.S. regions, median revenue per case for ophthalmology was highest in the South, according to VMG Health's 2018 Multi-Specialty ASC Benchmarking Study. Here are seven statistics on median revenue per ophthalmology case across regions.

Source: Becker's ASC
Published: 18 May 2018

MoICS provides Rs 100 million grant to Tilganga Institute of Ophthalmology

The Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Supplies today provided Rs 100 million grant to Tilganga Institute of Ophthalmology for lens production. Chief Administrator at TIO Bhagirath Baniya said, “The government support will help us increase our lens ...

Source: The Himalayan Times
Published: 09 May 2018

Ophthalmology Devices Market Anticipated to Grow at a Significant Pace by 2020

Ophthalmology is the branch of medicines which deals with anatomy, physiology and diseases of the eye. Some of the major eye diseases include haloes, distorted vision, eyelid abnormalities, glaucoma, retinal disease and cataract. The ophthalmology device ...

Published: 15 May 2018

Burnout, depression can affect ophthalmology residents, study finds

Elaine Tran, a fourth-year undergraduate at Brown, authored a paper that suggests there's ample opportunity for medical residency programs to expand their wellness initiatives and make them more accessible. Credit: Elaine Tran A new study led by Brown ...

Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 04 May 2018

4DMT and ROCHE Expand Ophthalmology Partnership to Develop and Commercialize Multiple AAV Gene Therapy Products

EMERYVILLE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--4D Molecular Therapeutics (4DMT), a leader in Therapeutic Vector Evolution for adeno-associated virus (AAV) gene therapy vector discovery and product development, today announced the expansion of its 2016 research ...

Source: Business Wire
Published: 30 Apr 2018

Syneos Health Launches Catalyst Ophthalmology Site Network to Support Faster Start Up and Efficient Trial Delivery

RALEIGH, N.C., April 30, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Syneos Health™ (Nasdaq:SYNH), the only fully integrated biopharmaceutical solutions organization, today announced the launch of the Company’s Catalyst Ophthalmology Site Network. The newest therapeutic ...

Source: GlobeNewswire
Published: 30 Apr 2018

4 optometry, ophthalmology providers merging to form $10M facility: 4 insights

Four Bloomington-Normal, Ill., eye care providers are merging to form a new $10 facility, The Pantagraph reports. Here are four things to know. 1. All optometrists and ophthalmologists at Eye Surgical Associates, McLean County Eye Center, Central Illinois ...

Source: Becker's ASC
Published: 10 May 2018

American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO)

Dr. Copeland dedicated his career to closing disparities in health care. Dr. Haile was chosen because she is forging a career path like Dr. Copeland’s. Currently, she is chief resident at California Pacific Medical Center’s Department of... 19-Apr-2018 ...

Source: Newswise
Published: 07 May 2018

Global Ophthalmology Pipeline Database 2018

The "Ophthalmology Pipeline Database - 2018" report has been added to's offering. Ophthalmology Pipeline Highlights Database - 2018, provides most up-to-date information on key pipeline products in the global Ophthalmology Drug market.

Source: Yahoo Finance
Published: 18 Apr 2018

Sternberg named president-elect of ophthalmology association

Paul Sternberg Jr., MD, George Weeks Hale Professor and chair of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at Vanderbilt, was recently named president-elect of the Association of University Professors of Ophthalmology (AUPO). Paul Sternberg Jr., MD The one-year ...

Source: Vanderbilt University News
Published: 22 Feb 2018

International Conference on Ophthalmology and Optometry research (Ophthalmology and Optometry – 2017)

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Source: Nature
Published: 07 Nov 2017

SparingVision to Present the Progress regarding Retinitis Pigmentosa’s Treatment during the Annual Congress of Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO)

PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SparingVision is a biotechnology company focused on the discovering and development of an innovative, therapeutic approach for treatment of blinding inherited retinal diseases such as retinitis pigmentosa (RP), announced that four ...

Source: Business Wire
Published: 02 May 2018

Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science

Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science (IOVS), published as ready online, is a peer-reviewed academic journal of the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO). IOVS features original research, mostly pertaining to clinical and ...

Published: 16 Apr 2017

Swept-Source OCT Angiography Identifies Choroidal Neovascularization Arising From a Choroidal Nevus

The correct diagnosis was easily and noninvasively achieved with the use of SS-OCTA. From the Department of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami (AN, FZ, EHM, JROD, GG, PJR); and the Department of ...

Source: Healio
Published: 21 May 2018

Dilemma for Cancer Patients as Life-Saving Meds Are Tied to Vision Loss

This can cause blurred vision, and even vision loss, according to the American Academy of Ophthalmology. But though this side effect sounds worrisome, the senior author of the new research said there's no need to panic. "No one should stop their ...

Source: US News Health
Published: 18 May 2018

Montecito Medical Acquires Flagship Medical Office Building in North Carolina

Founded in 1914, NCEENT has been a leader in providing ophthalmology and otolaryngology specialty care in Durham for more than 100 years. The practice focuses on medical research and specializes in a variety of procedures including ophthalmology ...

Source: The Business Journals
Published: 21 May 2018

Regeneron Inks Ophthalmology Deal

In a bid to boost its ophthalmology portfolio, Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (REGN) inked a deal with privately held Avalanche Biotechnologies, Inc. Through the deal, Regeneron aims to jointly discover, develop (using Avalanche's Ocular BioFactory ...

Source: Yahoo Finance
Published: 06 May 2014

Blackburn presented ophthalmology Visionary Award

Paul Sternberg, M.D., George Weeks Hale Professor of Ophthalmology, chair of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences and director of the Vanderbilt Eye Institute, presented U.S. Congressman Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.) with the American Academy of Ophthalmology ...

Source: Vanderbilt University News
Published: 03 May 2013

Pickens County hospital earns $2 million grant

including surgical, intensive care, therapy and imaging services and a 24-hour emergency department. The hospital also offers clinics in gastroenterology, urology, oncology, ophthalmology, podiatry, orthopedics and dermatology.

Source: The Tuscaloosa News
Published: 20 May 2018