Valeant Pharmaceuticals International recently hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new Bausch + Lomb ULTRA contact lens manufacturing lines and solar array assembly at the company's Optics Center in Rochester, NY.
Alphaeon Corp. has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire all of the outstanding shares and assets of Clarion Medical for an undisclosed sum.
Ophthalmology technology from Quantel Medical and AcuFocus recently received CE Mark approval.
The European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons (ESCRS) never fails to entice ophthalmology with cutting-edge technology, and the XXXII Congress in London has not disappointed attendees. This year’s congress has displayed a wide range of new technologies from cataract and refractive platforms to diagnostic units to surgical instruments. From all the equipment presented, IOL advances have again captured the attention of attendees.
In retrospect—even though Army life was not for me—going to France was a unique opportunity for a young man to gain perspective on the culture of Western Europe. With my 2-year “vacation” at an end, I was ready to focus on my future in ophthalmology.