Vision Expo West

Healio brings you the highlights from Vision Expo West. Refer back to this page often for the latest news from VEW, perspectives and interviews with leading researchers and clinicians, and to review archives of past meetings.
Meeting News

Compulink incorporates AI into practice management solution

October 2, 2018
LAS VEGAS – Compulink Healthcare Solutions launched Advantage Smart Practice, which includes artificial intelligence-enabled features, here at…
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Neurolens introduces test, spectacles to relieve headaches, eye strain

October 1, 2018
LAS VEGAS – Neurolens announced the availability of spectacle lenses that contain contoured prism to relieve headaches, neck and shoulder pain…
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VIDEO: OD discusses latest surgical options for presbyopia correction

October 1, 2018
LAS VEGAS – Clark Chang, OD, MSA, MSc, FAAO, of Wills Eye Hospital and TLC Laser Eye Centers, reviewed three surgical options for correcting…
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Eschenbach partners with guide dog providers

September 29, 2018
LAS VEGAS – Eschenbach Optik of America announced a new partnership with the Fidelco Guide Dog Foundation, a nonprofit organization that…
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WSJ editor: Businesswomen need internal allies

September 28, 2018
LAS VEGAS – Pulitzer prize-winning journalist Joann S. Lublin said women in the working world need to find influential internal allies to help…
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VIDEO: Dark adaptation detects functional retinal changes before anatomical

September 28, 2018
LAS VEGAS – Scott Schachter, OD, said he runs the RapidDx Rapid Test (Maculogix) on any patient in his practice who says their night vision is…
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VIDEO: Intense pulsed light helps treat dry eye

September 28, 2018
LAS VEGAS – Whitney Hauser, OD, shares here at Vision Expo West how she has incorporated the use of intense pulsed light treatments for dry…
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Clinicians say personal experience is most important to patients

September 28, 2018
LAS VEGAS – A group of optometrists who participated in a CooperVision-sponsored think tank determined that patients highly value their…
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VIDEO: OCT-A detects vessel changes earlier

September 27, 2018
LAS VEGAS – Julie Rodman, OD, spoke here at Vision Expo West on how she uses OCT and OCT angiography together in her practice. OCT-A provides…
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VIDEO: Use of oral agents increases ODs’ role in complex disease

September 27, 2018
LAS VEGAS – Jim Thimons, OD, spoke here at Vision Expo West on the top 10 oral agents used in optometric practice. “As optometry has…