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IrisVision, eSight, and NuEyes: What You Need to Know About Wearable Low Vision Aids

IrisVision, eSight, and NuEyes_ What You Need to Know About Wearable Low Vision Aids

Technological advances have created many options for low vision devices. Electronic magnification, for example, offers several benefits compared to standard optical low vision aids. We’ve gathered information on the three major players in wearable electronic magnification: IrisVision, eSight, and NuEyes. IrisVision The IrisVision is a combination of a virtual reality …

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OCTaVIA: Your Pocket OCT Visual Reference


New eyecare technology often means massive pricetags and highly precise pieces of machinery, but with the launch of OCTaVIA, developed by Dr. Elena Z. Biffi, OD of New England College of Optometry, optometrists now have the power to assist in diagnosing and managing retinal disorders right from their iOS smart …

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Essilor of America Announces AVA (Advanced Vision Accuracy)

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ESSILOR OF AMERICA ANNOUNCES AVA (ADVANCED VISION ACCURACY) Powered by Essilor’s lens designs and an innovative new phoropter, the Vision-RTM 800 by Essilor Instruments, this integrated solution will offer digital accuracy both in exam and prescription within 1/100th of diopter NEW YORK– March 22nd, 2019 – Essilor of America announced …

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The NewGradOptometry Audio Series Is Live!

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Welcome to the NewGradOptometry Audio Series! We’re combing our archives to bring you our best content in a format that’s easy to listen to wherever you are. Check out our existing episodes on this page, or subscribe to our podcast: Spotify Google Play Apple Podcasts Stitcher RSS Feed Or, if …

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An Unconventional Journey Through Optometry

an unconventional journey through optometry

A Conversation with Dr. Millicent Knight The name Millicent originates in an old Germanic word for strength. So it comes as no surprise that Dr. Millicent Knight, OD, FAAO, FAARM, the new Senior VP of Essilor’s Customer Development Group, has always been the kind of person who does everything in …

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How Switching Optometry EHRs Can Boost Your Practice

how switching optometry ehrs can boost your practice

This is article was created in partnership with Rev360, a supporter of NewGradOptometry & new graduate optometrists! 😎 There are many kinds of optometry EHRs – some good, some great! We’ve all been in situations where we wished our optometry EHR could do something more, or maybe differently, that would …

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