NEWS | EYE CLINIC - EMMETROPIA

21-04-2020

Blood donation by the Emmetropia team

Emmetropia Eye Institute organized on 21/04/2020, a voluntary blood donation in the building of the Region of Crete.

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21-04-2020

An ophthalmologist at the coronavirus era

The Clinical Director of Emmetropia, Professor Ioannis Aslanides, discusses live page with Constantino Korikis on ophthalmological issues and other issues related to the new reality that the new coronavisurus has brought to our lives.

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31-01-2020

First prize for the Emmetropia

During the 15th Panhellenic Congress of the Greek Vitreo Retinal Society, the scientific team of Emmetropia participated in the annual Case Report contest and won the 1st prize!

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17-12-2019

OMMA-H.C.O. 2019 Conference

Dr. Aslanides and the scientific team of Emmetropia participated in the annual conference of the OMMA Ophthalmological Center in Athens, which was held under the auspices of the Hellenic College of Ophthalmology (H.C.O.). During the conference, Dr. Aslanides was one of the keynote speakers with two (2) presentations and also, as President of the Hellenic College of Ophthalmology awarded, together with Mr George Patoulis (President of the Medical Association of Athens and Regional Governor of Attica), the "Leandros Vatakas" Prize to Dr. Stefanos Economou for his multi-year contribution to the field of refractive surgery.

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05-12-2019

The RADAR method at the municipality of Apokoronas

The Municipality of Apokoronas will implement the RADAR method, which addresses the learning difficulties children face, both primary and secondary education.

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27-11-2019

TV Interview of Dr Aslanides

See the interview of Dr. Aslanides on the show «Στο Επίκεντρο» ("On the Epicenter") at the New Television of Chania.

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07-11-2019

Dr. Aslanides awarded

Dr. Ioannis Aslanides was awarded with the "Best Practice in Medicine" certificate at the annual "SALUS INDEX 2019" by New Times Publishing Group as he was "distinguished for his scholarly work and as example of innovative work".

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30-07-2019

Dr Aslanides speaker at VisionChina 2019

The Scientific Director of Emmetropia was invited as a keynote speaker at the VisionChina 2018 Conference, presenting the new ASLA-XTRA (All Surface Ablation in combination with corneal cross linking) and the RADAR Method while he was also a tutor in the International CXL Expert Meeting that was held in parallel.

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15-04-2019

"Sports and Health" meeting

Dr. Aslanidis and Emmetropia participated in the meeting of the Pan-Hellenic Association of Sports Press regarding "Sports and Health" on Saturday 13 April 2019

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15-03-2019

RADAR Launch Event in Athens

The R.A.D.A.R. Launch event took place on 14/03/2019 in Aegli Zappiou, Athens

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18-12-2018

Dr Aslanides President of H.C.O.

During the recent Panhellenic Ophthalmology Conference of the Hellenic College of Ophthalmology (14-15 / 12/2018) Ioannis Aslanides was elected President of the Hellenic College of Ophthalmology

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18-12-2018

Emmetropia at the Panhellenic Congress of H.C.O.

Dr. Aslanides participated and was a speaker at the Panhellenic Congress of the Hellenic College of Ophthalmology organized by the Ophthalmological Institute of Athens - OMMA (14-15 / 12/2018)

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23-11-2018

New York newspaper: "The Epoch Times" for RADAR

Greek Researchers Create RADAR–a Dyslexia Diagnostic Just in Time

Breakthrough diagnostic system uses eye-tracking to identify dyslexia and suggest treatment

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01-11-2018

Member of the Hellenic Olympic Committee

Dr. Ioannis Aslanides was appointed Member of the Scientific Committee of the Hellenic Olympic Committee

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22-10-2018

Interview of Dr Aslanides at the Patris neswspaper

A small oasis of knowledge, innovation and medical technology. It is Emmetropia, in the heart of Heraklion, which over the last 15 years, has been silently innovating from Crete and  for the whole world.

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19-10-2018

Emmetropia at the World's Ophthalmology map

It is well known that over the last decades Crete plays an important role in the field of ophthalmology at international level.

In particular, at this year's European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery held in Vienna, there were four major publications on the field of refractive surgery and the cataract, which were signed by Dr. Ioannis Aslanides and the Emmetropia scientific team, who also collaborated with prominent personalities of doctors and doctors from abroad.

 

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29-09-2018

Emmetropia at ESCRS

Dr Aslanides and the scientific team of Emmetropia took part at the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery meeting (ESCRS 2018).

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07-08-2018

Dr Aslanides speaker at VisionChina 2018

The Scientific Director of Emmetropia was invited as a keynote speaker at the VisionChina 2018 Conference, presenting the future of refractive surgery along with the trends of new techniques and technologies, as well as ASLA-XTRA (All Surface Lase Ablation (ASLA) ) in combination with corneal crosslinking (CXL)).

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22-01-2018

Conference on the development of health tourism

Dr. Aslanidis and Emmetropia participated in the two-day conference under the auspices of KEDE and the Panhellenic Medical Association, with the support of the Region of Crete and the topic "Health Tourism-Crete Tourism"

With the aim of developing health tourism in Crete that has the comparative advantages, the medical associations of the island, with the support of the Region of Crete, co-organize a two-day seminar on "Health Tourism-Crete Tourism" on the 19th and 20th. January at the Heraklion Chamber of Commerce. The conference is being held under the auspices of KEDE and the Panhellenic Medical Association, where representatives of the Government, public and private health, tourism, the economy and productive classes will discuss the exceptional opportunities available in the island for the development of thematic medical tourism. 

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16-10-2017

Medical University of Wenzhou, China

On October 15-17, 2017, Professors Shihao Chen and Wang Qinmei from the Medical University of Wenzhou, China visit Heraklion invited by Emmetropia Eye Institute

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09-10-2017

The RADAR method at the schools of Crete

Dr Stelios Smyrnakis, neuroscientist from Crete and Professor at the Harvard University Hospital discussed with the District Governor of Crete Mr Stavros Arnaoutakis the fields of research in developmental disordersas well as the implementation of a pioneering medical program at the Primary schools of Crete that will identify dyslexic students.

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03-10-2017

Workshop for the RADAR Method

With the participation of parents, students, experts in the field of learning difficulties and the State, the conference on the innovative RADAR Method for the evaluation of reading fluency and any reading problems, with emphasis on dyslexia. organized by the Emmetropia and Optotech Ltd. was completed yesterday.

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28-09-2017

Workshop for the RADAR Method

Emmetropia and Optotech Ltd. organize a workshop on the innovative RADAR method for assessing reading fluency and reading problems with emphasis on dyslexia. The workshop will take place under the auspices of the Region of Crete and the Medical Association of Heraklion.

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31-07-2017

The RADAR method on CNN Greece

Watch the video of Dr. Aslanides, on CNN Greece, regarding the RADAR method, by clicking  here.

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19-06-2017

Scientific day by Emmetropia

Emmetropia One Day Clinic (ODC) is organizing a panhellenic scientific conference with the participation of some of the most prominent Greek ophthalmic surgeons. The workshop is under the auspices of the Hellenic College of Ophthalmology and deals with new techniques and developments in the field of Ophthalmology.

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21-02-2017

The RADAR method at LoveGreece.com

Watch the video about the RADAR method at LoveGreece.com by clicking here.

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15-09-2016

Emmetropia @ European Ophthalmological Congress

Dr. Aslanides and Emmetropia's scientific team attended the winter meeting of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (E.S.C.R.S. winter meeting 2016)

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30-05-2016

The R.A.D.A.R. Method awarded

Dr. I.M. Aslanides introduced the innovative R.A.D.A.R. Method at the 49th Panhellenic Ophthalmological Congress and was honored with the Conference's Best Presentation Award.

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15-03-2016

Interview with Dr. IM Aslanidis at ITV Wales

As part of a ITV Wales channel about Lee Byrne, former international rugby player and dyslexic, Dr. IM Aslanides gave an interview on Method R.A.D.A.R. and how this method can diagnose learning difficulties at a very young age.

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06-03-2016

Event on the R.A.D.A.R. Method in Ag. Nicholaos

On Sunday 6/3/2016, in the room of the Lassithi Chamber of Commerce, the diagnostic approach to dyslexia through the R.A.D.A.R. Method was presented by Professor Dr. I. Aslanides and his team. The Method essentially evaluates a child's reading ability. This is the first time we have been able to offer specific quantitative measurements on a number of parameters that affect a person's reading ability.

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01-03-2016

R.A.D.A.R. Method in the English language

The R.A.D.A.R. method scientific team, led by Dr. Ioannis Aslanidie, and researchers Vasilis Andreadakis and Michalis Kalaitzakis visited Cardiff, Wales, where in collaboration with the St Athan Primary School Public Primary School and the Tomorrow's Generation Special Advice Center for Dyslexic Children, they applied the R.A.D.A.R. method to children to children with English as their primary language. The warm welcome of both parties, as well as the help they have provided us throughout the course of the investigation, is worthy of congratulations and we thank them very much.

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29-02-2016

Emmetropia @ European Ophthalmological Congress

Dr. Aslanides and Emmetropia's scientific team attended the winter meeting of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (E.S.C.R.S. winter meeting 2016).

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17-02-2016

R.A.D.A.R. Method Presentation at PAKRITION

The New Innovative Diagnostic Method R.A.D.A.R. was presented on February 17, 2016, at the Parents and Guardians Association,  and the speakers included: Ioannis Aslanides, Professor at Cornell University in New York and Director of Emmetropia , Nikolaos Makaronas, Pediatric Psychiatrist, Director of the Heraklion Mental Health Center and Ioannis Smyrnakis Phd in Physicomathematics from Columbia University.

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21-12-2015

Interview on the RADAR Method in "Anitheseis"

Interview on the RADAR Method in "Anitheseis"

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19-12-2015

Interview on the RADAR Method in Crete Today

See the interview of Dr. Aslanidis for the Method R.A.D.A.R. on the show Crete Today

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15-12-2015

Rural work and ophthalmological problems

Interview with Dr. Aslanides to Melina Kritsotakis and new-deal.gr

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27-10-2015

Center for Reading & Learning Difficulties

On the occasion of the "10 years of Emmetropia" of the Crete Ophthalmic & Refractive Center Emmetropia, on the evening of November 25th a special event was presented to the Press representatives, the two new services of our Center.

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02-10-2015

Workshop on Corneal Collagen Cross-Linking (CXL)

On Saturday, September 26, 2015, an international meeting of ophthalmologists was held, focusing mainly on the method of corneal collagen cross-linking and its applications in modern medical practice.

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28-09-2015

Cross-Linking Scientific Meeting

An international scientific meeting of ophthalmologists was held on Saturday, September 26, 2015, focusing mainly on corneal collagen cross-linking. Collagen cross-linking in the cornea is now one of the most innovative methods for the treatment of corneal diseases such as keratoconus, iatrogenic areas and various microbial keratitis.

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01-08-2015

Sponsor of Heraklion Summer 2015 events

Emmetropia faithful to its social work sponsors the events of the Municipality of "Heraklion Summer 2015".

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21-07-2014

Eye Tracking: A method by Emmetropia and Optotech

Last week (July 15, 2014), at a ceremony held at the Great Britain Hotel, which featured representatives of major Greek supermarket and consumer products companies, the Excellence Service 2014 winners were announced.

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12-03-2012

World Glaucoma Week

The week of March 11-17, 2012 has been designated as World Glaucoma Week. Glaucoma is the second most common cause of blindness in the world. It is estimated that 4.5 million people around the world are blind due to glaucoma and that number will reach 11.2 million by 2020.

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20-01-2012

L' Officiel Hommes

L 'Officiel Hommes refers to the Dr. Aslanides.

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02-11-2011

Yet another distinction for Dr. Ioannis Aslanides

In the already many distinctions and successes of Dr. Ioannis M. Aslanides MD, PhD, F.R.C.Opth, MBA, Director of the Emmetropia Eye Center, came one more, this time from England.

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27-10-2011

Heraklion: 21st smartest city in the world

New York-based Intelligent Community Forum (ICF) included Heraklion, Crete, in the list of the 21 "smartest cities in the world" for 2011. In fact, Heraklion was just one of the four European cities on the list.

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25-08-2011

Dr. Aslanidis awarded

Following the unanimous decision of the Board of Directors of the British Society of Refractive Surgery, Dr. Ioannis Aslanides MD, PhD, F.R.C.Opth, MBA was awarded an honorary plaque in recognition of his multi-year contribution to the club.

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09-06-2011

Emmetropia collaborating with Optotech and Xyni

Emmetropia and Optotech are pleased to announce the start of a great collaboration with XYNI Educational Group, offering seminars to XYNI Group students on eye-tracking technology.

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24-03-2011

Iatronet.gr writes about Emmetropia

New laser for eye surgery

"Revolution" in the field of Ophthalmology and techniques for the correction of corneal refractive errors, such as myopia, hyperopia and astigmatism, brings innovative technology of the 8th generation SCHWIND AMARIS 750S Laser! The new technology excels in all areas compared to existing ones, as its special features promise greater accuracy, speed, safety and comfort.

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04-03-2011

Eye Tracking: Complete recording of eye movements

Today's fast-growing eye Tracking technology tends to be an indispensable "tool" in a multitude of different applications, ranging from scientific research to advertising and marketing.

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23-02-2011

Emmetropia and the 8th Generation Laser

Following is the press release to be given to Divani Caravel on Thursday, 3 March 2011 about the presentation of the Schwind Amaris 750S.

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27-08-2010

Emmetropia sponsor at the Heraklion events

Emmetropia faithful to its social work sponsors the events of the Municipality of "Heraklion Summer 2010".

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22-01-2010

Dr. Aslanides at the TOWER conference

Speech by Dr. Aslanides at TOWER "New Trends in Tourism: Benefits and Prospects for Women" on "Medical Tourism in Greece: Reality or Chimera?"

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30-09-2009

Dr. Aslanides speaker at SETE

The SETE Ideas & Action Council is organizing the 4th Forum on "Medical Services as a Source of Tourism Services Demand, Science & Entrepreneurship: Alliances & Partnerships".

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09-06-2009

Dr. Ioannis Aslanides awarded

The Tuscany Ophthalmological Society honors Dr. Ioannis Aslanidis, for his pioneering work in Ophthalmology, awarding him the "Pietro Ispano" award.

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27-05-2009

Femtosecond LASER

The Ophthalmologic and Refractive Center Emmetropia, and the Medical Director of Dr. Ioannis Aslanides complete the LASER refractive surgery system by introducing and putting into operation, for the first time in Crete, the FEMTOSECOND Intralase system

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12-03-2009

March 12th - World Glaucoma Day

March 12th has been designated World Glaucoma Day. Glaucoma is a serious ophthalmological condition which, while not causing any symptoms most of the time, can lead to blindness if not diagnosed and treated early!

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07-10-2008

Emmetropia 2008, Reality or Target?

Technology advances in the various fields of ophthalmology are rapid and there is a wealth of diagnostic methods and techniques.

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06-03-2008

March 6 - World Glaucoma Day

March 6th is designated World Glaucoma Day. Due to the very large number of people who have lost all or a large part of their vision, all of the entities dealing with this disease are working closely together to optimize the research and care of glaucoma patients.

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01-03-2008

Press Release - Sports Vision

Recording eye movements in dynamic conditions gives us information on whether the athlete understands the area in which he is moving and whether he has the necessary perception speed to react at the right time. To improve the eyesight of athletes we need to look at it and evaluate it differently than in the past and this is only done with the methods used by athletic eyesight.

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16-10-2007

Artemis II + Corneal Ultrasound

Emmetropia SA once again pioneering in the field of high quality ophthalmology, has introduced Artemis II + superior, the only one in Greece and second across Europe to use a very high frequency ultrasound eye scanner, which is equivalent to a corneal magnetic resonance imaging.

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16-10-2007

Schwind Amaris Press Release

The latest generation of Laser brings a revolution in Ophthalmology! The seventh and most modern generation of Ophthalmic Laser, named SCHWIND AMARIS, breaks down any precision and speed, making corrective interventions even more effective and safe.

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15-10-2007

Schwind Academy @ Emmetropia

New paths in the education and dissemination of cutting edge scientific know-how in the field of ophthalmology are being opened by the scientific team of Emmetropia SA after organizing a scientific symposium in collaboration with one of Germany's largest laser industries, Schwind Eye Tech Solutions, 20 until April 22 at the Royal Mare Hotel on the Aldemar Hotel Chain, in Hersonissos, Crete.

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09-12-2005

New LASER platform in Emmetropia

EMMETROPIA SA announces the installation of the new LASER SCHWIND - ESIRIS

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21-10-2005

Aldemar's collaboration with Emmetropia

The hotel chain “Aldemar” started a cooperation with the Emmetropia Eye Institute in Heraklion, with the ambition to open the Medical Tourism chapter in Greece.

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30-05-2005

Formal inauguration of Emmetropia

Emmetropia the state-of-the-art Ophthalmologic & Refractive Center,located in Heraklion, Crete officially opened its doors on Friday 30/09/05.
This fine evening was honored with the presence of distinguished personalities of the political, social and economic life of Crete, as well as personalities from the field of science whose reputation goes beyond the borders of Greece.
Its human resources are selected withthe highest possible standards. In 2006, Emmetropia is also expected to serve as a training center for Europe and the Middle East in the use of medical lasers.

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