2017 Web Exclusive Archive

  • 3D-Printed Lenses Begin in U.S. Lab

    September 2017

    September 6, 2017 -- Ophthalmic-quality 3D-printed lenses are about to become a reality, as the first lens printing equipment has been sent to a U.S. optical lab. Luxexcel, the Belgium-based tech company that has been developing the equipment and introducing the concept to the optical industry, has partnered with IFB Optical, a lab in Winston-Salem, NC, to produce the first commercial lenses. Read on for details....
  • Making an Impact

    January 2017
    Our January issue breaks down how Gary Nguyen, O.D., creates a one-of-a-kind, eco-friendly experience for his patients at Eye Impact in Houston. Here, in a web-exclusive, he shares insider tips on the latest eyecare trends, key services to offer, and the best-selling brands at Eye Impact. Read on...