Press Releases

New Specsavers store opens its doors to shared care opportunities

Hemel Hempstead, UK – Specsavers in Hemel Hempstead are improving patient care in their local community with their new SPECTRALIS SPIRIT, which was installed on the 24th May 2018. The store recently moved to new premises in Hemel Hempstead to increase the number of services they provide, which now include OCT, enhanced optical services and […]

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World-Class Glaucoma Imaging Atlas Launched in London

Hemel Hempstead, UK – Insight into the most advanced glaucoma imaging – from world-leading experts – was the focus at the Royal Society of Medicine last week when the new Heidelberg Engineering Glaucoma Imaging Atlas was launched. Designed to ensure eye health professionals take full advantage of the diagnostic and monitoring capabilities of OCT technology, […]

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First of next Generation OCT installed at Kingston Independent

Hemel Hempstead, UK – Independent optometrist, John Rose, is the first optometrist in the UK to take delivery of the latest Heidelberg Engineering technology – the OCT Angiography Module (OCTA) in combination with the fast OCT2 Module. “I am future-proofing my practice”, explains John. “Hospitals are bursting at the seams and there is going to […]

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London Launch for World-Class Glaucoma Atlas

Hemel Hempstead, UK – Glaucoma education is elevated to a new level on 7 June, when ground-breaking Glaucoma Imaging Atlas is launched in London by Heidelberg Engineering. Pioneering the field of glaucoma diagnosis and management, Heidelberg Engineering’s launch at the Royal Society of Medicine in Wimpole Street, is supported by world-leading clinicians who have contributed […]

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Heidelberg Engineering’s SPECTRALIS OCT2 Module Headed to the International Space Station

NASA has been conducting research on the effects of microgravity on vision using the SPECTRALIS imaging platform since 2013. Heidelberg, Germany – May 29, 2018 – Heidelberg Engineering, a privately-held imaging solutions company focused on advanced diagnostic instruments for eye care professionals, announced the continuation of the SPECTRALIS space odyssey as the SPECTRALIS imaging platform […]

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Dr. Osamah Saeedi receives Heidelberg Engineering 2018 Xtreme Research Award

Heidelberg, Germany – Osamah J. Saeedi, MD, Associate Professor and Director of Clinical Research at the University of Maryland School of Medicine’s Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences in Baltimore, Maryland, USA, received the award for his in vivo imaging of ocular blood flow. Dr. Saeedi presented a lecture entitled “Beyond Angiography: In Vivo Imaging […]

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MP Sir Mike Penning visits Heidelberg Engineering to promote World Glaucoma Week

Hemel Hemstead, UK – Sir Mike Penning MP marked the start of World Glaucoma Week (11-17 March) when he called into his Hemel Hempstead constituency company Heidelberg Engineering which provides scanning technology for advanced eye health check. Sir Mike had his eyes examined on the SPECTRALIS OCT (Optical Coherence Tomographer) which can reveal the first […]

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Macular Nutrition is Highlighted at Optrafair

Hemel Hemstead, UK – The significance of macular nutrition for good eye health comes into sharp focus at Optrafair with a CET lecture from Professor John Nolan, BSc, PhD, who leads international research in this field. Sponsored by Heidelberg Engineering, the insight into current understanding of macular pigment significance, takes place on Sunday 15th April […]

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Focus on OCT at Optrafair

Hemel Hempstead, UK – OCT technology is set to be the centre of attention at Optrafair this year as more High Street practices strive to offer a higher standard of clinical care, and work more closely with ophthalmology to provide services in the community. “We believe that in two years’ time the majority of UK […]

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Heidelberg Engineering shortlisted for Optical Supplier of the Year Award

Hemel Hemstead, UK – Heidelberg Engineering has been shortlisted for the coveted Optician Journal’s Optical Supplier of the Year Award. Companies who have reached this stage have been selected on the basis of the rigorous criteria laid out by the journal – “The panel of judges looks for suppliers to the retail optical business who […]

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