for a window of hope

for a window of hope

We help people who suffer from retinitis pigmentosa to retain their residual vision for longer or regain a certain degree of useful sight.

Your Expert for retinitis pigmentosa


What is retinitis pigmentosa?

Retinitis pigmentosa (RP) refers to a heterogeneous group of hereditary retinal diseases, which cause the gradual degeneration of retinal photoreceptor cells in the eye.

 

Further information about RP

How we can help with RP

Our Electrical stimulation therapy offers a chance to positively influence the progression of the disease. With our worldwide unique retinal implant blind people have the chance to regain a degree of visual perception.

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How we support doctors

For ophthalmologists and surgeons we have a separate area on this website with information for further professional development. A login is required to access this content.

News


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Retina Implant on Facebook

We are now on Facebook. Follow us for the latest news from Retina Implant and our partners from the world of medicine, science and patient organisations about retinitis pigmentosa.

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Facts to know

Subretinal Implant with long lifespan - a feature in the "Ophthalmologische Nachrichten", Germany

The subretinal implant RETINA IMPLANT Alpha AMS still functional after more than 50 months.

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Kick-Off - Workshop "Medical Electronics" at the ZVEI in Frankfurt am Main on 16.10.18

Whether computertomography or fitness wristband – electronical medical technology products are becoming increasingly important for our health.

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Events

for physicians

06.03.2019 to 08.03.2019

Horwerstrasse 87, 6005 Lucerne-Switzerland

3. Swiss Academy of Ophthalmology -SAoO-Kongress

Complete and exciting program for doctors and interested parties.
Visit Retina Implant at the exhibition booth of Mediconsult.  We look forward to welcoming you.
For more information please visit Swiss Academy of Ophthalmology Congress Program.
 

 

For physicians and for patients

12.03.2019 to 16.03.2019

Congress Center Düsseldorf (CCD) Entrance: Stadthalle Rotterdamer Straße 141 40474 Düsseldorf - Deutschland

German Ophthalmological Academy - AAD 2019

In 2019 the Congress of the AAD (German Ophthalmological Academy) takes place in Dusseldorf.
Visit Retina Implant at the exhibition booth No. 347 – Hall 3. We look forward to welcoming you.
The course "New Therapeutic Approaches to Hereditary Retinal Diseases" with Dr. Philipp Herrmann and Prof. Dr. Florian Gekeler. Course HA02, room 28, 16.03.2019, 11:00 to 12:00 p.m.
Please note: registration required! Further information can be found on the AAD website.
Also, as part of the congress, PRO RETINA will organize a patient symposium on 12th March 2019 from 10.00 to 12.00 p.m. Seminar number 10/2019.

 

for physicians

21.03.2019 to 24.03.2019

Fort Lauderdale Marriott Harbor Beach Hotel │3030 Holiday Drive │ Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316 - USA

Retina World Congress

International experts join forces to promote dialogue and reach consensus on retinal diseases, new technologies and treatments, best practices and clinical research.
Visit Retina Implant at the our exhibition booth.  We are glad to welcome you and to report on the latest developments with implant and application experiences.
For more information visit the Retina World Congress 2019 Program.

 

Retina Implant AG

What in the mid-90s was still a bold vision of medical-technological research is reality today: a camera chip, so small that it can be implanted under the retina in the eye.
Retina Implant AG develops and manufactures such implants and therapies for people with hereditary degenerative eye conditions. Our motivation is to help people, who until now were losing sight and had no therapy option, with innovative medical technology and to open “a window of hope” for them.

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