Press Releases

Dr. Gerhard Zinser receives Founders’ Award of the Optometric Glaucoma Society

Heidelberg, Germany – Dr. Gerhard Zinser, co-founder and Managing Director of Heidelberg Engineering, is the first non-clinician to be honored with this prestigious award. Earlier this year he was also elected as part of The Ophthalmologist’s Power List of the top 100 most influential people in ophthalmology. The Founders’ Award was handed over by Dr. […]

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SPECTRALIS OCT Angiography Module to be presented at AAO

Heidelberg Engineering is showcasing the OCT Angiography (OCTA) Module for its SPECTRALIS® diagnostic imaging platform at the American Academy of Ophthalmology Annual Meeting in Chicago. The OCT Angiography Module non-invasively produces detailed three-dimensional representations of the perfused retinal and choroidal vasculatures. Heidelberg, Germany – The SPECTRALIS® expandable diagnostic imaging platform can be upgraded with the […]

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Heidelberg Engineering Launches New SPECTRALIS OCT Glaucoma Module Premium Edition at AAO Meeting

At the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) Meeting in Chicago from October 15th to 18th, Heidelberg Engineering invites attendees to discover the future of personalized glaucoma management. Heidelberg, Germany – Heidelberg Engineering is pleased to announce the launch of the recently FDA cleared SPECTRALIS OCT Glaucoma Module Premium Edition during the 2016 American Academy of […]

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Heidelberg Engineering receives FDA clearance to market SPECTRALIS® OCT Glaucoma Module Premium Edition

Heidelberg, Germany – The Glaucoma Module Premium Edition adds diagnostic capabilities to Heidelberg Engineering’s SPECTRALIS® OCT imaging platform. The module provides clinicians with several objective and automated measurement parameters to deliver increased diagnostic accuracy. The Glaucoma Module Premium Edition for SPECTRALIS provides a comprehensive analysis of the optic nerve head, retinal nerve fiber layer, and […]

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Smart Multimodal Imaging with Heidelberg Engineering at EURETINA and ESCRS 2016

Heidelberg, Germany — At the meetings of the European Society of Retina Specialists (EURETINA) and European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons (ESCRS) in Copenhagen from September 9th to 13th Heidelberg Engineering seeks to engage in a dialog about smart multimodal imaging. Heidelberg Engineering’s presence at ESCRS and EURETINA focuses on the advantages of smart […]

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Dr. Alex Huang receives Heidelberg Engineering’s Research Award 2016

Heidelberg, Germany – Alex Huang, MD, PhD, is the winner of the Heidelberg Engineering Xtreme Research Award 2016 for his research on aqueous angiography and OCT structural analysis of outflow pathways. He received the award in a ceremony during ARVO’s Annual Meeting in Seattle. Dr. Huang, who is a glaucoma clinician scientist at the Doheny Eye […]

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10,000th SPECTRALIS hits the market

Heidelberg, Germany – Heidelberg Engineering has reached an important corporate milestone with the 10,000th SPECTRALIS® diagnostic imaging platform, which has been delivered to a French retina specialist. For the last 25 years Heidelberg Engineering has been providing diagnostic imaging technologies which have greatly influenced ophthalmic patient care. The business has evolved from a small to […]

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Heidelberg Engineering Inc. Appoints New U.S. General Manager

Heidelberg, Germany – Following the company’s relocation of its U.S. headquarters to Franklin, MA, Heidelberg Engineering Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of Ram Liebenthal as its new U.S. General Manager. Ram is an experienced medical device executive with over 20 years of expertise in sales, marketing and innovative product commercialization with large companies […]

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Valeant and Heidelberg Engineering to continue successful cooperation on femtosecond laser platform

Heidelberg, Germany – Heidelberg Engineering has signed a new agreement with Valeant to continue to supply the swept-source OCT module for the VICTUS® Femtosecond Laser Platform, commercialized under the Bausch + Lomb / Technolas brand. The VICTUS Femtosecond Laser Platform is used for cataract and corneal applications. Heidelberg Engineering delivers its advanced swept-source OCT module, […]

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