Site Links to Non-Profit and Research Facilities such as Ophthalmic and Medical Associations and Universities. (March 26, 1998)
Price, Payment Options, Patient Financing
A new section on price, payment options and patient financing.
Night Vision - www.cscrs.org/html/press_release.html
For information about "Night Vision" please view the Canadian Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons Press Release
Press Release - October 21, 2002, Alcons LADARVision Approved by FDA for Customized LASIK Surgery
Press Release - June 4, 2001, Nidek Receives Amended Medical Device License from Health Canada - Surgeons can now treat farsighted patients
Press Release - September 26, 2000, LADARVision® System Receives FDA Approval for Farsightedness With Astigmatism Correction Using LASIK and for Mixed Astigmatism Using LASIK
Press Release - June 30, 2000, FDA Approves Sunrise Technologies Hyperion LTK System
Press Release - January 24, 2000, Summit Technology Medical Advisory Board Member Michael Gordon, MD To Perform Laser Vision Correction Procedure Using Breakthrough Eye-Tracking Laser Technology
Press Release - November 1, 1999, Autonomous LASIK Hyperopic PMA Accepted For Filing By FDA
Press Release - October 15, 1999, First Human Laser Vision Correction Surgery using Autonomous CustomCornea® Wavefront Technology performed by Marguerite McDonald, MD.
Press Release - July 26, 1999, FDA Panel Recommends Approval of Summit Laser for Widest Ranges of Myopia and Astigmatism with LASIK
Press Release - April 29, 1999, Summit Technology Acquires Autonomous Technologies Corporation
Press Release - December 23, 1998, Summit Technology, Inc. Receives 510k Clearance To Market Krumeich-Barraquer Microkeratome In The United States
Press Release - November 3, 1998, FDA Approves Autonomous Technologies' LADARVision System - Company Announces U.S. Product Launch
Press Release -March 12, 1998, FDA Approves Summit's Emphasis Disc to Treat Myopic Astigmatism
Press Release - June 24, 1997, Visx Receives FDA Approval to Treat Myopic Astigmatism
Surgery for Hyperopia and Presbyopia - Edited by Dr. Neal A Sher. A new textbook on the Surgery for Hyperopia and Presbyopia, the first book dedicated to this topic, which was published in 1997 by Williams and Wilkins.
November 18, 1997
Bulletin - The Excise/GST News (Summer 1996) -
LASIK is GST exempt.