Press Releases

Heidelberg Engineering’s SPECTRALIS has a leading role in cancer care

Hemel Hemstead, UK – Heidelberg Engineering’s SPECTRALIS OCT has been given a leading role in a new cancer care unit for the north-east, funded by the late Sir Bobby Robson’s Foundation. The former England Football Manager, and star player, left a legacy which is helping to fund care within the Ophthalmology Clinical Trial Evaluation Suite […]

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International SPECTRALIS Symposium 2017: A Balance of Research Insights and Clinically-Relevant Discussions

Heidelberg, Germany – The 15th International SPECTRALIS Symposium (ISS) took place in Boston, USA, Oct. 13-14, 2017 bringing together SPECTRALIS® enthusiasts from all over the world. Joan W. Miller, MD, Chief of Ophthalmology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear and General Hospital Boston, acted as course director and a faculty of leading experts discussed the latest developments […]

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Heidelberg Engineering to launch Northern European SPECTRALIS Symposium

Hemel Hemstead, UK – Heidelberg Engineering has announced the launch of The Northern European SPECTRALIS Symposium in the autumn of 2018. The symposium will feature a number of eminent guest speakers hosting lecture and workshop streams on cutting edge research and multi-modal imaging techniques to increase efficiency and improve patient care. “We have reduced our […]

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London Optometrist liked the SPECTRALIS so much he bought it twice

Hemel Hemstead, UK – Hammersmith optometrist Nilesh Soneji liked the SPECTRALIS OCT so much that he bought it twice: one for his Boots franchise and then again when he set up his own independent practice, Blink Optics, in nearby East Sheen. Aston graduate, Nilesh, is passionate about OCT and after having looked at all of […]

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SPECTRALIS SPIRIT shortlisted for AOP “Product of the Year”

Hemel Hemstead, UK – The SPECTRALIS SPIRIT from Heidelberg Engineering has been shortlisted for a prestigious national award. SPECTRALIS SPIRIT is one of six finalists in the member choice award Product of the Year in the AOP Awards 2018, which is run by the Association of Optometrists (AOP). The AOP Awards recognise the highest levels […]

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Heidelberg Engineering Grieves the Passing of its Co-Founder Dr. Gerhard Zinser

Heidelberg, Germany – Heidelberg Engineering announces with great sadness the untimely passing of the company’s co-founder and Managing Director, Dr. Gerhard Zinser, on November 19, 2017. Dr. Gerhard Zinser was a pioneer, an inventor, and the driving force behind many of Heidelberg Engineering’s groundbreaking technologies and products, such as the Heidelberg Retina Tomograph (HRT) and […]

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Heidelberg Engineering expands the Customer Experience team

Hemel Hempstead, UK – Heidelberg Engineering’s Customer Experience team has expanded to ensure the highest level of support for the growing number of users enjoying advanced ophthalmic scanning technology with SPECTRALIS®.  With a commitment to provide support within minutes of a call to the Hemel Hempstead centre, Heidelberg Engineering has pledged to resolve customer queries […]

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Tim Cole joins the Heidelberg Engineering Academy Team

Hemel Hempstead, UK – Heidelberg Engineering has recruited imaging expert Tim Cole – known to many in the optical profession for his OCT knowledge. Following six years with Topcon, Tim joins Heidelberg Engineering as Clinical Market Development Manager and will be supporting Christopher Mody, Director of Clinical Affairs , in educating clinicians and supporting their […]

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