Ruling Affirms Patent Claim for Paragon BioTeck’s R-Phenylephrine Hydrochloride Formulation

PORTLAND, Ore., — Paragon BioTeck, Inc., announces a monumental ruling handed down by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) affirming claims made by Paragon in the patent for its R-phenylephrine hydrochloride formulation. Paragon is a privately held pharmaceutical and medical device company specializing in the development and commercialization of ophthalmic pharmaceuticals, devices and therapies.

Paragon BioTeck, Inc. Announces Call for 2017 Koch Kellan Scholarship Applicants

PORTLAND, Ore. — Paragon BioTeck, Inc., a privately held pharmaceutical and medical device company, announced today a call for applications for the 2017 Koch Kellan Scholarship, awarded annually to an outstanding graduate medical student committed to pursuing a clinical, teaching or research career in ophthalmology. A Paragon Gives initiative, the Koch Kellan Scholarship reinforces the fundamental mission of Paragon BioTeck to drive innovations to address unmet and underserved medical needs and improve the quality of lives around the world.

Paragon Puts Ilast Center Stage

freeNewsArticles Story Summary: Biopharmaceutical company Paragon BioTeck, Inc. today announced that it plans to launch its new line of products, known as Ilast(R), at the Annual American Academy of Ophthalmology meeting in New Orleans. Paragon signed an exclusive distribution agreement with Horus Pharma to supply Ilast(R) ocular care products in the U.S. last month, and the company is excited to release these products to ophthalmology professionals.

Southgate Surgery Center Acquires ORA System for Greater Vision Correction Surgery Outcomes and Patient Satisfaction

freeNewsArticles Story Summary: Southgate Surgery Center today announced that it has acquired the groundbreaking ORA System to support its ophthalmic surgeon’s ability to bring more precise vision outcomes for patients having cataract surgery.

Dr. Mary Davidian to Appear on American Health Front Program on NBC

freeNewsArticles Story Summary: Mary Davidian, M.D., of Highland Ophthalmology Associates, LLC, a leading eye surgeon in the Hudson Valley, announced today that she has been invited by ‘AMERICAN HEALTH FRONT!’ to present the latest developments in corneal eye wound treatment. Dr. Davidian will be discussing her experiences using a unique alternative to surgery for corneal wound repair and healing called ProKera.

Need for Eye Surgery Lessened by New Corneal Wound and Healing Treatment

freeNewsArticles Story Summary: Mary Davidian, M.D., of Highland Ophthalmology Associates, a leading eye surgeon in The Hudson Valley, announces offering her patients a unique corneal wound repair and healing device called ProKera(R). Today, ProKera(R) is the only medical device that can provide wound healing to patients afflicted with a damaged cornea, the outer transparent surface of the eye.

Hudson Valley, NY Doctors Offer Free Cataract Screening during National Cataract Awareness Month

freeNewsArticles Story Summary: NEW WINDSOR, N.Y. — In recognition of Cataract Awareness Month, Highland Ophthalmology Associates, in New Windsor, NY, will be offering free Cataract Screenings during the month of August, 2010. Highland Ophthalmology Associates highly encourages anyone at risk to participate in their Cataract Awareness Program.

Topcon Introduces EyeRoute Mobile, First iPhone Application for Ophthalmic Image Management

freeNewsArticles Story Summary: PARAMUS, N.J. — Topcon Medical Systems announced today that the mobile version of its successful EyeRoute(R) Image Management Suite is now available as a dedicated iPhone application from the Apple(R) iTunes store in North America. First presented in October 2009 at the American Academy of Ophthalmology Meeting in San Francisco, EyeRoute Mobile sets the stage for connectivity on the go.

Orange County, NY Doctors Urge Eye Exams During National Cataract Awareness Month

freeNewsArticles Story Summary: NEW WINDSOR, N.Y. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — In recognition of Cataract Awareness Month, Highland Ophthalmology Associates, in New Windsor, NY, will be offering free Cataract Screenings during the month of August, 2009. Highland Ophthalmology Associates encourages anyone at risk to please participate in their Cataract Awareness Program. ‘Cataracts are the leading cause of visual loss in Americans 65 and older,’ said Mary Davidian, M.D. fellowship trained ophthalmologist at Highland Ophthalmology.

Affordable low vision Digital Magnifying Aids for Either Television or Computer are Introduced

freeNewsArticles Story Summary: SPOKANE, Wash., March 10 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Colligo celebrates 10 years as a leader in assistive technology with new magnification aids and lower prices on its complete product line. Colligo’s low vision magnifier for television, ezRead 200: Similar to a computer mouse, the ezRead 200 is placed directly on top of a book, newspaper or reading material to display the magnified image in full color right on a television screen. Built in LED lighting enhances the reading experience. Magnification is at a level of the higher cost CCTVs.