MIGS device manufacturer Glaukos has reached an agreement with Ivantis over a patent infringement lawsuit regarding the latter’s Hydrus Microstent for glaucoma. Read more
New research commissioned by Vision Australia shows that more than half of Australian employers have never considered hiring a blind or low vision person. Read more
The first generation of Ray-Ban smart glasses from the highly anticipated EssilorLuxottica-Facebook collaboration have been unveiled and are now available in Australia with a $449 price tag. Read more
Device Technologies has launched MEGA MONTH, offering exclusive pricing, deals, product demonstrations and opportunities to connect with its representatives for the month of September, in lieu of cancelled conferences. Read more
Melbourne company Cylite is putting the final touches on its Hyperparallel-OCT (HP-OCT) ahead of its official launch next month. The company discusses its journey up until this point and the sophistication that sets its technology apart.
A major Sydney eye clinic that sees 130 patients a day has gone paperless and completely digitised the way it handles ophthalmic data. It’s created efficiencies that allow specialists to spend more time with patients.
Transitions Optical is releasing two new technologies in its extra dark photochromic lens range, Transitions XTRActive Polarized and Transitions XTRActive new generation. Read more
Australian company Nova Eye Medical has completed a transaction with a US company to acquire a portfolio of patents related to glaucoma treatments. Read more
With cancelled conferences and travel restrictions due to COVID-19, four Australian ophthalmic equipment suppliers are banding together to host special showcase events in at least two major cities. Read more
Specsavers has announced its 2021 Doug Perkins Medal winners, recognising the respective Australian and New Zealand stores that demonstrated the most significant contribution to quality eyecare amid the pandemic. Read more