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New tools in the fight against diabetic blindness

Estimates are that 600 million people will have some sort of diabetic retinopathy by 2040. Previously, no good animal models existed that scientists could use to study the disease, its diagnosis or potential treatments. Now, scientists have employed a mouse model exhibiting diabetic retinopathy symptoms that could lead to future translational research studies. Read more… Read More »

  • Posted on: Jun 4 2018
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Cincinnati Eye Institute launches CEI Vision Partners; announces investment from Revelstoke Capital Partners

FOR RELEASE MAY 24, 2018 Clyde Bell, [email protected] Chief Executive Officer of CEIVP (513) 569-3770 Cincinnati Eye Institute (CEI), the largest ophthalmology organization in the region and one of the most reputable practices in the country, today announced the launch of CEI Vision Partners (CEIVP), a new management services organization made possible with the support… Read More »

  • Posted on: May 29 2018
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Profile of CEI’s Dr. Fred Chu

Dr. Fred Chu, a glaucoma specialist at CEI, was recently featured in Best Chapter Magazine (Winter/Spring 2018). Did you know his dad was also an ophthalmologist? Read more here.  

  • Posted on: Apr 17 2018
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The Cincinnati Eye Institute Foundation opens fourth vision clinic

The Cincinnati Eye Institute (CEI) Foundation opened its fourth vision clinic on Monday, April 16, serving adults who need eye exams, prescription glasses, and diagnoses for potentially vision-limiting diseases. It is the only free vision clinic for adults in Middletown. The Middletown vision clinic is one of four free vision clinics operating as part of… Read More »

  • Posted on: Apr 16 2018
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CEI employees celebrate Cincinnati Reds Opening Day

We’re ready for baseball season! Our employees dressed in Cincinnati Reds gear for Opening Day. Check out some of the pictures on our Facebook page. Play Ball! Our employees were super excited to share their Cincinnati Reds spirit at all of our offices today. Some of our lucky employees even won some Reds tickets!www.cincinnatieye.com Posted… Read More »

  • Posted on: Mar 30 2018
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Prayers for Phoenix update with Local 12 News and Dr. Edward Holland

Phoenix King, a young girl with a rare disease called Stevens Johnson Syndrome, has been a patient at Cincinnati Eye Institute the past year as specialists have worked to rebuild her eyelids and restore her sight. Local 12’s Liz Bonis has been following Phoenix’s inspirational story.    

  • Posted on: Mar 21 2018
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CEI adds “one-stop” experience for patients who need eye surgery

Preoperative physicals are mandatory for most patients who need surgery. Cincinnati Eye Institute’s new service, a “one-stop” experience offers preoperative physicals at the Blue Ash location has now expanded to the Middletown location to accommodate patients who need a physical before surgery. Christina Wilson, MSN, APRN, FNP-C, a nurse practitioner with CEI’s preoperative and wellness service,… Read More »

  • Posted on: Mar 20 2018
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Local 12 News features Dr. Fred Chu in glaucoma awareness story

Cincinnati Eye Institute’s Dr. Fred Chu, a glaucoma specialist, sat down with Local 12’s Liz Bonis. Glaucoma has several warning signs and can be treated if caught early. Some people have a higher risk of getting the eye disease as well.   Watch the video below.

  • Posted on: Mar 13 2018
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March is Workplace Eye Wellness Month: Q&A with Dr. Daniele Saltarelli

More than 2,000 people each day suffer eye injuries in the workplace. Ten to twenty percent of those injuries will cause temporary or permanent vision loss. In recognition of Workplace Eye Wellness Month, Dr. Daniele Saltarelli, an optometrist at CEI’s Urgent Eye Clinic, gives this advice to avoid sustaining serious injuries to your eyes at… Read More »

  • Posted on: Mar 12 2018
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