Leading International Swept Source OCT Meeting to Be Held in the U.S. in February 2019

OAKLAND, NJ, June 5, 2018 – Topcon Medical Systems (TMS) of Oakland, NJ is pleased to announce that the 3rd Annual ISSOCT Conference will be held on February 10-11, 2019 at the Sanibel Harbour Marriott Resort in Fort Myers, Florida, USA. Join the world’s leading ophthalmologists as they present new clinical findings made possible with Swept Source Imaging and OCT Angiography1.

The 2nd ISSOCT Conference, which was held recently in Paris, France, was attended by over 420 delegates
from 46 countries. The scientific program, designed by Richard F. Spaide, MD, Eric Souied, MD, PhD and Ramin Tadayoni, MD, PhD, was very well received and included many stimulating discussions between the globally renowned speakers and delegates.

The 3rd ISSOCT, headed up once again by Chairman Richard F. Spaide, MD, is set to be a lively and informative meeting in a beautiful, tropical setting. Preliminary session topics include SS-OCT, AMD, Uveitis, Understanding OCT-A, Clinical Applications of OCT-A, Ocular Tumors and Glaucoma.

“We are very excited to host the 3rd Annual ISSOCT Meeting here in the US. Building on the success of the first two meetings, the 3rd ISSOCT meeting promises to be another great opportunity to stimulate the discussion about the clinical benefits of Swept Source OCT, and to support the global ophthalmic community by giving them a forum to present their research, exchange ideas and network with their peers as well as learn more about this powerful new technology. With the recent FDA clearance of our DRI OCT Triton, leading ophthalmologists from the U.S. and around the world will come together to discuss the latest discoveries in Swept Source OCT technology and their potential impact on patient management,” stated Carl Glittenberg, MD, FEBO, Global Medical Director for Topcon Corporation.

Online registration for the 3rd ISSOCT will open on July 1st, 2018. Continue to check back at www.issoct.com regularly for the latest program and schedule updates as well as abstract submission information.

About Topcon Medical Systems, Inc.
Based in Oakland, NJ, Topcon Medical Systems (TMS) is a leader and technical innovator in the field of ophthalmic instrumentation. For more than 45 years, TMS has offered the most complete and technically advanced line of ophthalmic equipment in the U.S. marketplace. This equipment comprises the largest selection of precision ophthalmic and optical instruments from one manufacturer, providing a complete range of products for general and specialized applications. TMS manages ophthalmic dealer sales, corporate and government sales. TMS is a subsidiary of Topcon America Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of Topcon Corporation of Tokyo, Japan.

1. OCT Angiography is not available for sale in the U.S.