“Eyer revolutionizes the possibility of expanding the diagnosis of ophthalmological diseases  ,” says Rubens Belfort Jr.

“Eyer revolutionizes the possibility of expanding the diagnosis of ophthalmological diseases  ,” says Rubens Belfort Jr.

For one of the most renowned Ophthalmologists in Brazil, technology is fundamental in primary care because it allows the detection of eye diseases in a faster, simpler and cost-effective way.  For 20 years, Ophthalmologist Rubens Belfort Jr. has been looking for efficient ways to use telemedicine to diagnose ocular diseases. “Initially, the devices were very […]

Unprecedented artificial corneal transplant restores sight to elderly man

Unprecedented artificial corneal transplant restores sight to elderly man

Currently, it is estimated that 1.5 million people worldwide lose their vision each year due to corneal injuries and diseases. Thus, problems in this membrane are the third largest global cause of visual impairment, behind only cataracts and glaucoma. Even though corneal transplantation is the most performed in the world, there is a great shortage […]

“Eyer is an increasingly important diagnostic toolbox in the ophthalmic practice”, says Dr. Flávio Germano

“Eyer is an increasingly important diagnostic toolbox in the ophthalmic practice”, says Dr. Flávio Germano

During the XIX Caipira Congress, in June 2029, in Bauru (SP), the ophthalmologist Flávio Augusto Schiave Germano met the newly released smart device Phelcom Eyer. Coupled to a smartphone, the device carries out high-quality fundus exams, in few minutes and without need of pupil dilation.  It connects to an online platform, enables remote diagnosis and […]