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AMERICAS News

CBO 2017 – Congresso Brasileiro de Oftalmologia 2017

September 26, 2017

GLOBAL News

HOYA Surgical Optics – World’s Fastest Growing IOL Company - Opens Second Manufacturing Facility In Thailand

August 25, 2017

EMEA News

HOYA Surgical Optics Symposium and Live Surgery at the SFO Congress in Paris

August 11, 2017
On Sunday, 7th May, HOYA Surgical Optics organized a successful lunch symposium for 160 attendees to a full house theater during the Congress of the French Ophthalmology Society  (SFO). The title of the symposium was: New astigmatism management in 2017....

EMEA News

HOYA Surgical Optics– ÖOG AWARD 2017

June 21, 2017
Dr. Andrea Trost and Dr. Rupert Strauß were the winners of the HOYA Surgical Optics ÖOG Scientific Awards 2017. The prize announcement and ceremony took place in the last ÖOG (Austrian Ophthalmologic Society) congress in Villach on 26th May...

EMEA News

Celebrating 30 years of progress at the ÖOG congress 2017 in Villach

June 21, 2017
This year, HOYA Surgical Optics had several reasons to celebrate at the 58th congress of the Österreichische Ophthalmologischen Gesellschaft (ÖOG) which took place from May 25-27, 2017 in Villach, Austria...

EMEA News

Prof. Hiroko Bissen-Miyajima received the HOYA Surgical Optics- DGII Scientific Award 2017 in Dortmund, Germany

March 24, 2017
Prof. Dr. Hiroko Bissen-Miyajima, who has been driving innovations in cataract surgery for many years - mainly due to her numerous studies on multifocal IOL and, more recently...

EMEA News

HOYA Academy Wetlab in Ulm, Germany

March 3, 2017
A very experienced cataract surgeon, Dr. Johannes Bräuning, from Rottach-Egern, Bavaria, was the instructor of the HOYA Academy wetlab, which took place on 19th November in Ulm, Germany.

EMEA News

HSO Scientific Prize Winners in Austria 2016

October 5, 2016

EMEA News

HOYA Surgical Optics Scientific Prize 2016: Winners in France

June 20, 2016

EMEA News

HOYA Surgical Optics at the DOC Congress 2016 in Nuremberg, Germany

June 20, 2016

AMERICAS News

Bausch + Lomb Named Exclusive U.S. Distributor of HOYA Surgical Optics’ Intraocular Lens and Injector Portfolio

May 17, 2016

EMEA News

HOYA Symposium at the Congress of the SFO in Paris on 8th Mai 2016

April 18, 2016

EMEA News

HOYA Practical Seminar on 10th June 2016 at the Congress DOC in Nuremberg Germany

April 15, 2016

EMEA News

HOYA Surgical Optics-DGII Prize Winner in Germany

February 19, 2016

EMEA News

Innovative training during the 3rd HOYA Cataract Forum in Heidelberg

February 18, 2016

EMEA News

“Fishing for Diamonds”: the Launch of the HOYA Vivinex iSert at the DOC

July 3, 2015

EMEA News

The National Austrian Congress: Origamis for Vivinex iSert

July 3, 2015

EMEA News

Prof. Duncker wins the HOYA Surgical Optics Awards 2015 in Germany

June 19, 2015

EMEA News

HOYA Academy Wetlab with Dr. Woywod on 7th February 2015 in Frankfurt/M Germany

June 19, 2015

EMEA News

Scientific Award in Austria: Winners announced at the ÖOG-Congress

July 22, 2014

EMEA News

HSO Scientific Award in France: Winners announced at the SFO 2014

June 13, 2014
The HOYA Surgical Optics Awards in France bring together outstanding young French ophthalmologists in recognition of their work in cataract and IOL refractive surgery. This year the winners were announced during the 120th Congress of the SFO (French Society of Ophthalmology) in Paris in May.

EMEA News

Winner of the First HOYA Surgical Optics Scientific Award in Germany

March 27, 2014
Professor Dr. Rudy M.M.A. Nuijts was the winner of the first HOYA Surgical Optics Scientific Award announced on March 7th during the Official Opening Ceremony of the DGII (German Speaking Society for IOLs Implantation and Refractive Surgery) Congress in Bochum.

EMEA News

In 2014 the first HOYA Surgical Optics Award in Germany

February 10, 2014
HOYA Surgical Optics Germany is proud to announce its first scientific Awards that will bring together outstanding young German ophthalmologists in recognition of their work in cataract and IOL refractive surgery.

EMEA News

Poster Prize Awards at SFO in Paris

November 22, 2013
Once again, HOYA Surgical Optics will sponsor the Poster Prize Awards at SFO (French Society of Ophthalmology) in 2014.

EMEA News

Second Annual HOYA Surgical Optics Scientific Awards

August 20, 2013
HOYA Surgical Optics is proud to hold its second annual Scientific Awards competition, recognizing good science and providing young Austrian surgeons with further experience in presenting information to scientists.

GLOBAL News

HOYA to Invest in InnFocus, a Glaucoma Device Company

July 31, 2013
HOYA to invest in InnFocus, Inc., a new glaucoma device company. InnFocus also announced that it received authorization from the FDA to begin Phase I trial of the InnFocus MicroShunt™ to treat open angle glaucoma.

GLOBAL News

Manufacturing of HOYA iSert® IOLs Resumes

July 20, 2013
HOYA Surgical Optics announced that it has completed the installation and validation of new equipment at its factory in Singapore and resumed manufacturing of the 1-Piece IOLs that were voluntarily recalled.

EMEA News

Winners of the First Annual HOYA Surgical Optics Scientific Prize

July 8, 2013
The winners of the First Annual HOYA Surgical Optics Scientific Prize were announced in May during the ÖOG in Bad Ischl, Austria.

EMEA News

SFO HOYA Poster Competition Prize Winners

June 25, 2013
On May 14th, the Grand Auditorium of the Palais de Congrès in Paris hosted an awards ceremony for the winners of the recent SFO HOYA Poster Competition.

EMEA News

POSTER PRIZE AWARDS SFO 2013 sponsored by HOYA Surgical Optics

February 12, 2013

GLOBAL News

Tom Dunlap Comments on Singapore

January 1, 2013
Pharmaceutical Executive magazine's January 2013 issue includes a country report for Singapore and features remarks by Thomas A. Dunlap, President & CEO of HOYA Surgical Optics.

GLOBAL News

HOYA Surgical Optics Announces Opening of New Global Headquarters

September 22, 2012
HOYA Surgical Optics announced today the opening of its new global headquarters in Singapore. In an open house launch event at the new headquarters attended by ophthalmologists, business partners, and local officials, Thomas A. Dunlap, President and CEO of HOYA Surgical Optics, said: “Our business has grown rapidly and become more globally integrated."

EMEA News

FIRST ANNUAL HOYA SURGICAL OPTICS AWARDS

September 10, 2012
We are pleased to introduce the HOYA Surgical Optics Award, the first ophthalmologist competition organized by HOYA Surgical Optics in Austria.

EMEA News

HOYA SURGICAL OPTICS IN SPAIN AND THE NORDIC AND BALTIC COUNTRIES

September 1, 2012
HOYA Surgical Optics is expanding rapidly as the interest in our products is huge and very positive.

AMERICAS News

HOYA SURGICAL OPTICS ANNOUNCES FDA APPROVAL OF CLEAR OPTIC IOL’S FOR THE US MARKET

April 21, 2012
HOYA Surgical Optics, Inc. (HSO) announced today that they have received approval from the FDA to commercially distribute two models of clear foldable hydrophobic acrylic‐optic aspheric intraocular lenses; the iSymm™ Intraocular Lens (Model FC‐60AD) and the preloaded iSert™ Intraocular Lens (Model PC‐60AD) in the U.S.

AMERICAS News

HOYA SURGICAL OPTICS AND TRACEY TECHNOLOGIES ANNOUNCE A NEXT GENERATION FULLY-INTEGRATED SYSTEM OF ADVANCED DIAGNOSTICS AND A PRE-LOADED IOL DESIGNED TO MAXIMIZE CATARACT SURGERY OUTCOMES

October 24, 2011
HOYA Surgical Optics and Tracey Technologies, Inc. announced the introduction of a new system for cataract surgeons that incorporates the latest version of the proven HOYA iSert® aspheric hydrophobic IOL together with the most advanced iTrace™ system ever developed, the HOYA iTrace™ Surgical Workstation.

AMERICAS News

HOYA SURGICAL OPTICS ANNOUNCES RECORD BUSINESS RESULTS FOR 2010 AND A GLOBAL OPTIMIZATION PLAN FOR 2011

March 1, 2011
HOYA Surgical Optics announced record results for their business in 2010 and a global optimization plan for 2011. The 2010 business results were achieved based on growth of their intraocular lens business in all sales regions: Japan, Asia/Pacific, the Americas, and EMEA. The new globalization plan that begins this month will result in a realignment of functions and departments and a move of the company’s headquarters to Singapore.

AMERICAS News

HOYA SURGICAL OPTICS INTRODUCES FIRST AND ONLY PRELOADED INTRAOCULAR LENS INJECTION SYSTEM IN THE UNITED STATES

August 13, 2009
The iSert™ Preloaded IOL Injection System provides predictable and safe insertion of glistening-free hydrophobic acrylic aspheric IOLs through a sub 2.4 mm incision.

AMERICAS News

HOYA SURGICAL OPTICS LENS TECHNOLOGY APPROVED BY CENTERS FOR MEDICARE & MEDICAID SERVICES (CMS) FOR NTIOL CLASSIFICATION

July 27, 2009
HOYA Surgical Optics today announced that the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has added the Blue Light Absorbing iSymm Aspheric Lens from Hoya Surgical Optics to the New Technology Intraocular Lens (NTIOL) class for IOLs with Reduced Spherical Aberration. The NTIOL designation indicates that the iSymm lens has been proven to provide subset-specific clinical benefits and is approved for $50 additional Medicare payment in conjunction with cataract procedures performed in ambulatory surgical centers under the HCPCS code Q1003.

AMERICAS News

HOYA CORPORATION APPOINTS THOMAS DUNLAP GLOBAL PRESIDENT AND CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER OF HOYA SURGICAL OPTICS, INC.

May 12, 2009
Hoya Corporation announced the appointment of Thomas A. Dunlap, MBA, to the position of Global President and Chief Executive Officer, Hoya Surgical Optics, Inc. (HSO).