Posts Tagged ‘eye care’

New Details Released in Novartis’ Purchase of Encore Vision

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Novartis’ purchase of Fort Worth-based Encore Vision carried a $465 million price tag. 

The deal happened late last year, but details of the transaction were kept secret until Swiss-based pharmaceutical company filed SEC documents this week, the Fort

Orbis Flying Hospital Takes Eye Care to the World

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

THE FIRST CERTIFIED HOSPITAL AIRCRAFT PREPARES TO HEAD TO CHINA


From the lasers in the operating room to the 46-seat 3-D classroom, Orbis Flying Eye Hospital crams the latest ophthalmic and broadcasting technology into an aircraft.

The MD-10 is the …

Alcon Experience Center Helps Eye-Care Company Share Its Vision

Posted by Dan Koller

Alcon has grown exponentially since Robert Alexander and William Conner slapped the first syllables of their last names on a Fort Worth pharmacy in 1945. What started out as a two-man operation is now a global company with 25,000 employees …