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09 Jan, 2014, 08:40 ET A Las Vegas Pediatrics Expands Scope and Quality of Service with Spot Vision Screeners

 A Las Vegas Pediatrics (ALVP), a pediatric practice with a mission to deliver first-class patient care via cutting-edge technology, and its...


02 Dec, 2013, 08:35 ET Case Study Supports the Need for Regular, School-Based Vision Screenings

 While vision problems are considered the most common disability in the U.S., and a prevalent childhood condition affecting learning and...


01 Nov, 2013, 08:40 ET Prevent Blindness Oklahoma Uses Spot Vision Screeners to Expand Eye Health Efforts Statewide

 Prevent Blindness Oklahoma (PBO) has been working to preserve the eyesight of state residents since 1965. With the Spot vision screener as...


28 Oct, 2013, 08:35 ET Pediatric Group Offers Consistent Vision Care Across Its Network with Spot Vision Screener

 When the American Academy of Pediatrics issued its policy statement with recommendations for instrument-based pediatric vision screening in...


23 Oct, 2013, 08:35 ET Orlando-area Pediatrics Are Spot-on with Vision Screening

 In late 2012, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) published a statement describing the use of automated vision-screening technology,...


20 Sep, 2013, 08:35 ET Lions Club International's District 4C1 and its Enterprise Club Are "Spot-on" in Their Eye Health Initiatives

 When Lions Club members gather September 19-21 for the USA/Canada Lions Leadership Forum in Kansas, PediaVision will be among the exhibitors...


23 Aug, 2013, 08:30 ET Users of PediaVision's Spot Vision Screener Honor Children's Eye Health and Safety Month with Back-to-School Screenings

 To recognize August as Children's Eye Health and Safety Month and to give students a positive start to the academic year, hundreds of...


29 Jul, 2013, 08:35 ET Second Annual Lions Club Symposium in California Has Dr. Oz as Keynote; Event Moderator Highlights Spot Vision Screener

PediaVision, maker of the Spot vision screener, was among the exhibitors at a June 8 symposium hosted by the Peninsula Special Interest Lions...


10 Oct, 2012, 14:00 ET On World Sight Day, Optometrist Emphasizes Importance of Having Children's Eyes Examined

 There are children throughout the world who struggle to see and don't know they have an undetected vision issue. For those of us who can see,...


18 Sep, 2012, 11:27 ET PediaVision CEO to Speak at FDA Workshop

WHO:  David Melnik, president & CEO of PediaVision, maker of the award-winning Spot vision screener. WHAT:  Will...


11 Sep, 2012, 10:00 ET Award-Winning Spot Vision Screener To Be Demonstrated At USA/Canada Lions Leadership Forum

WHO: PediaVision, maker of the revolutionary new Spot vision screener. WHAT: Will conduct demonstrations with the award-winning device...


06 Sep, 2012, 11:44 ET Vision Screening Made Quick And Easy For School Administrators

 The Spot vision screener is changing the screening process for educators across the country.  Each fall, schools across America will...


28 Aug, 2012, 12:02 ET "Back To School" Means Time For Physicals And Vision Screening

 As students across the country prepare to return to the classroom, school administrators are making sure everything is in order for the new...


21 Aug, 2012, 11:47 ET Pediatric Associates of Davidson County puts patients on the Spot

 The staff at the Pediatric Associates of Davidson County in Nashville have become adept at using the latest technology to conduct vision...


24 Jul, 2012, 13:00 ET Pediatrician Finds New Vision Screening Technology Helps A Larger Group Of His Patients

When Doctor Mark Simonian attended a medical conference last winter and witnessed an amazing demonstration of a new vision screening device called...


03 Jul, 2012, 09:30 ET Spot Vision Screener wins Bronze in International Design Excellence Awards

 The International Design Excellence Awards (IDEA®) have named the Spot vision screener the recipient of the Bronze IDEA in the category...


04 Jun, 2012, 10:47 ET Spot Vision Screener receives Appliance Design Magazine's Gold Award

The revolutionary new Spot vision screener has been named winner of the Gold Award for design by Appliance Design Magazine, PediaVision announced...


29 May, 2012, 12:16 ET Revolutionary Technology Identifies Young Patients with Vision Issues

Doctor Victor Tamashiro, a long-time pediatrician in Mission Hills, California, is a big advocate of new technology to help his young patients. For...


22 May, 2012, 09:30 ET PediaVision To Conduct Free Children's Vision Screenings With Spot Supporting "Healthy Vision Month"

  PediaVision will be conducting free public vision screenings with the revolutionary Spot vision screener to commemorate the month of May...


12 Apr, 2012, 12:00 ET Albuquerque Pediatric Ophthalmologist Grows His Practice with Spot

 In a world where technological advances occur very quickly, keeping an eye on improvements in vision screening equipment has helped build a...


13 Mar, 2012, 11:26 ET New Spot Technology Drives Revenue for Eye Care Professionals

PediaVision will be conducting demonstrations for optical professionals with the revolutionary new Spot vision screener at Vision Expo East, held...


13 Feb, 2012, 12:16 ET New Technology Revolutionizes Vision Care in Pediatric Offices

 PediaVision will be conducting demonstrations of the revolutionary new Spot vision screener for pediatricians attending the Miami...


31 Jan, 2012, 12:02 ET Unidentified Vision Problems in Children, a Silent Epidemic

 As a highly experienced vision screener who has tested more than 50,000 children over the past 10 years for Florida's VisionQuest, Nancy...


26 Jan, 2012, 11:01 ET Middleton Pediatrics Now Using Spot to Screen Patients

In a pediatric practice dedicated to providing families with a unique and caring environment, Middleton Pediatrics is one of the first pediatric...


04 Jan, 2012, 11:16 ET Screening Young Children for Vision Problems Easier With Spot

Nancy Jeppesen has been conducting vision screenings on children for the past 17 years and believes the new Spot vision screener will make a...