Second Sight Medical Products

Seeing the reality of artificial vision
Seeing the reality of artificial visionOphthalmology may be one step closer to the hope of providing artificial vision for individuals affected by virtually all forms of blindness.
10 highlights from AAO 2016
Second Sight, Kellogg Eye Center finding early success with artificial retinaSecond Sight Medical Products, Inc. and the University of Michigan Kellogg Eye Center experienced recent success with an artificial retina, which is gaining national attention and giving patients back their sight.
Technology heralds retinal prosthesis, advanced lasersYear unfolds availability of innovative devices; ushers new era of patient care
Retinal prosthesis safety, performance positive years after implantationFindings from an international trial with follow-up in some subjects now extending beyond 6 years show that a retinal prosthesis (Argus II Retinal Prosthesis System, Second Sight Medical Products) remains safe, said Allen C. Ho, MD.
CMS clears retinal prosthesis system for paymentsSecond Sight Medical Products Inc.’s retinal prosthesis system has been approved by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) for both inpatient and outpatient settings of care payments beginning Oct. 1.