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.

Further information for doctors

News


Retina Implant

Retina Implant AG at the AAD, 14-18th March 2017

We warmly invite you to visit us for our talk: Subretinal Implants and Therapies for retinitis pigmentosa

Thursday, 16th March 2017, Room 112, 12:15-13:45

Moderation: Reinhard Rubow, CEO Retina [...]

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Retina Implant

Changes in management

What in the mid-90s was still a bold vision of medical-technological research is reality today: a camera, so small that it can be implanted under the retina in the eye.

Retina Implant AG develops and [...]

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Retina Implant

We have moved!

We have moved! You can find the new Retina Implant AG – after the merger with Okuvision GmbH – in our new offices at Gerhard-Kindler-Straße 13, where we work on our implant and therapy for patients [...]

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Events

For everyone interested

25.03.2017

Düsseldorf, Germany

Presentation: Transcorneal Electrical Stimulation in Düsseldorf

Our Product Specialist Nicola Fleuren will present the Transcorneal Electrical Stimulation (TES) therapy for retinitis pigmentosa with our OkuStim System at the meeting of the PRO RETINA local patientgroup in Düsseldorf.
Start: 14:00
Location: AWO zentrum plus, Kasernenstraße 6 (Wilhelm-Marx-Haus), 40213 Düsseldorf, Germany

For everyone interested

22.04.2017

Neuhausen auf den Fildern, Germany

Jazz Concert organized by the HEM-Schwerger Foundation

The HEM-Schwerger Foundation is organising a concert of the Barrelhouse-Jazzband. The foundation has gained wider acclaim through their tandem-rides with visually impaired, organised by Horst Schwerger every two years, to raise awareness for retinal dystrophies.

Start: 20:00 (Doors: 18:00)
Location: Gasthaus „Saalbau“ in Neuhausen a. d. F.
Admission: € 25,00 (incl free drink)

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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