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Monday, October 16, 2017 | Medical Studies, STAAR Surgical

Staar Surgical Survey Examines How Americans Prioritize Eye Care

The majority of Americans prioritize eating out over spending money on eyecare, including appointments with eye doctors and prescription glasses, according to a new survey conducted by Staar Surgical,…

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Thursday, May 11, 2017 | CE Mark Approval, STAAR Surgical

Staar Surgical Announces CE Mark Approval for the EVO+ Visian ICL with Aspheric (EDOF) Optic

Staar Surgical has received CE Mark for its EVO+ Visian ICL with Aspheric (EDOF) Optic. The EDOF Optic is surgically implanted and works in harmony with the patient's eye to correct vision. Unlike…

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Thursday, September 22, 2016 | Product Releases, STAAR Surgical

Staar Surgical Announces Approval by Health Canada of Its EVO Visian ICL Toric Lens

Staar Surgical received approval of its EVO Visian Toric ICL, Staar's implantable collamer lens, for distribution in Canada by the Medical Devices Bureau of Health Canada, according to a company n…

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Friday, May 13, 2016 | Product Releases, STAAR Surgical

Staar Surgical Announces Approval By Health Canada of Its EVO Visian ICL in Canada

Staar Surgical was notified of the approval of its EVO Visian ICL, Staar's Implantable collamer lens, for distribution in Canada by the Medical Devices Bureau of Health Canada, according to a comp…

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Tuesday, February 09, 2016 | Partnerships, STAAR Surgical

Staar Surgical and Memira Holding Announce Cooperation Agreement for Memira's Eye Clinics Throughout Scandinavia

Staar Surgical and Memira Holding, Sweden, announced they have entered into an agreement effective January 1, 2016, to provide STAAR's phakic intraocular lenses (ICL) as a primary and premium opti…

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Friday, July 24, 2015 | Management/Leadership, STAAR Surgical

Jon K. Hayashida Named Vice President Global Clinical and Medical Affairs for STAAR Surgical

STAAR Surgical has named Jon K. Hayashida, OD, to the newly created position of vice president of global clinical and medical affairs, according to a company news release. In this position, he will he…

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Tuesday, March 03, 2015 | Management/Leadership, STAAR Surgical

Caren Mason Appointed President and CEO of Staar Surgical Company

Caren Mason has been named President and Chief Executive Officer os Staar Surgical Company effective immediately. Ms. Mason, who was elected to Staar's board of directors in June 2014,…

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