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Significantly lower complication rates through virtual reality training of ophthalmic surgeons

June 19, 2019

Long-term study in Great Britain investigates the effect of simulator training on the surgical results of residents


Networked Ophthalmic Surgical Simulators Offer Performance Comparison

April 30, 2019

Mannheim. With the current software version for the Eyesi ophthalmic surgical simulator, the German manufacturer VRmagic offers trainee ophthalmologists not only a detailed evaluation of their own surgical performance, but also a...


Eyesi Surgical Simulator: New Platform Generation

February 08, 2019

State-of-the-Art Visualization for Surgery Training


VRmagic Presents Slit Lamp Simulator

October 25, 2018

Teaching Concepts for Ophthalmological Specialist Training and Optometry


Virtual High-Resolution Stereo Microscope for Ophthalmic Surgery Simulator

September 19, 2018

Haag-Streit Diagnostics and VRmagic develop digital microscope head


New OCULUS SDI®/BIOM® 5 for Eyesi® Simulator

August 29, 2018

The Eyesi® Surgical simulator will in future be equipped with a mimic of the OCULUS SDI®/BIOM® 5. Manufacturers OCULUS and VRmagic have cooperated closely in order to integrate the current generation of the non-contact wide-angle...


Call for Networking Training Simulators in Europe

June 14, 2018

Project Aims at Establishing Research Database


VRmagic is Taking Over Distribution of Eyesi Simulators in the United Kingdom

May 21, 2018

Stat One Services Ltd is relinquishing the agency of VRmagic simulators at the end of this month due to reducing their portfolio. VRmagic is directly taking over sales of the Eyesi simulator range and service and support for all...


Research on Robotic Assistance in Eye Surgery Uses Virtual Reality

May 08, 2018

VRmagic adapts surgery simulator for study on the Preceyes robotic assistance system


New Complication Training Presented at AAO 2017

November 07, 2017

At this years´ annual meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology in New Orleans VRmagic presents new training modules for more challenging surgical scenarios and complications management


Complication Management in Cyberspace

October 06, 2017

New training module for anterior vitrectomy allows eye surgeons to prepare for complications during cataract operations on the Eyesi® virtual reality simulator


Spanish Version of Eyesi® Direct Simulator

August 07, 2017

VRmagic´s training simulator for direct ophthalmoscopy is now available in a Spanish version. With Eyesi® Direct, the company meets the needs of both ophthalmology residency training and optometry schools as well as general...


DOC 2017: Kataraktchirurgie-Lab mit Virtual Reality-Simulatoren

May 11, 2017

Eyesi®-Trainingskurs für Standardeingriffe und Komplikationsmanagement


Ophthalmoscope Simulator for Medical Training in China

April 25, 2017

中国医学教育的检眼镜模拟器


„Flying Eye Hospital” Equipped with Virtual Reality Simulators

March 10, 2017

Mannheim/London. The international blindness prevention NGO Orbis has equipped its third generation “Flying Eye Hospital” with another training simulator from VRmagic. The Flying Eye Hospital enables a global volunteer team of...


VR-Simulator for Otoscopy presented at ENT Congress in Mannheim, Germany

October 27, 2016

Mannheim. VRmagic is currently presenting Earsi Otoscope, a new virtual reality simulator for otoscopy, at the congress for German ENT physicians in Mannheim, Germany.


Eyesi Surgical Software 3.0 Released

January 27, 2016

Eyesi Surgical Software 3.0 features further enhanced training content such as complication training of milky-white cataracts with liquefied cortex, new scissors for capsular plaques as well as a new, dynamic surgical environment...


New Otoscope Simulator

January 25, 2016

VRmagic presents Earsi Otoscope Simulator at IMSH in San Diego


UNESP becomes the first Brazilian residency program to adopt surgical simulation

September 01, 2015

Starting in July 2015 UNESP Ophthalmology residents will begin practicing cataract surgery and microsurgical skills on virtual patients.


New Software 2.9 for Eyesi Surgical is Released

July 28, 2014

A new software version for the ophthalmic surgery simulator Eyesi Surgical is available. The software release 2.9 covers numerous improvements for the training of cataract surgery, new treatment possibilities in the retinal...


University of Houston College of Optometry (UHCO) Installs Optometric Clinical Skills Simulation Lab

June 30, 2014

At the University of Houston College of Optometry (UHCO), Eyesi Indirect and Eyesi Direct will soon be used to educate optometry students.


Eyesi Direct: Shipping has Started

April 06, 2014

VRmagic has started shipment of the Eyesi Direct Ophthalmoscope Simulator. The first two simulators were delivered to the Texas Tech University in Lubbock in February already. The university expanded its range of virtual training...


First Cataract Dry lab at the 2nd HOYA Katarakt Forum

January 21, 2014

On January 18 VRmagic held the first cataract dry lab at the 2nd HOYA Katarakt Forum in Heidelberg, Germany


International Participants at the 8th European Vitreoretinal Drylab

September 16, 2013

On September 14 and 15, VRmagic organized the 8th European Vitreoretinal Drylab and once again had the pleasure to welcome international participants.


University of Toronto Integrates Eyesi Indirect in Residency

July 22, 2013

At the University of Toronto prospective ophthalmologists learn binocular indirect ophthalmoscopy in a four-week simulator training with Eyesi Indirect.


Software Release 2.8 for Eyesi Surgical now available

April 22, 2013

VRmagic has released new software for the ophthalmic surgery simulator Eyesi Surgical. Highlights of the new software are a new IOL Insertion module, enhanced training opportunities for capsulorhexis, and optimized graphics.


New training simulator for direct ophthalmoscopy

January 28, 2013

VRmagic presents Eyesi Direct Ophthalmoscope Simulator at IMSH


Siriraj Hospital in Bangkok Uses Eyesi Surgical

December 13, 2012

The Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital in Bangkok, the oldest and largest public hospital in Thailand, is using Eyesi Surgical simulators and the Eyesi Courseware for eye surgery education at the department of ophthalmology.


7th European Vitreoretinal Drylab Gains Positive Feedback

December 12, 2012

Mannheim, Germany. The 7th European Vitreoretinal Drylab, a surgery training event using Eyesi Surgical simulators, was held from 8 to 9 December 2012 and once again gained very positive feedback from all participants.


New Software Release 1.2 for Eyesi Indirect

October 16, 2012

Mannheim. VRmagic has released new software for the indirect ophthalmoscopy simulator Eyesi Indirect. In addition to new courses, the new software release is characterized by enhanced optical effects and improved usability.


Instituto de Diagnóstico e Terapia Ocular installed Eyesi surgery simulator

May 02, 2012

The Instituto de Diagnóstico e Terapia Ocular (IDTO) in Rio de Janeiro has become the first ophthalmology training institution in Brazil to acquire the Eyesi surgical simulator. IDTO will make available virtual reality cataract...


Stat One Services Ltd. awarded Desmond Wright Shield 2011

August 09, 2011

VRmagic congratulates Stat One Services for being awarded the prize for the best commercial exhibition stand at the annual congress of the Royal College of Ophthalmologists in Birmingham.


Eyesi Surgical Software Release 2.7 shipped to all customers

July 14, 2011

The software update package 2.7 for the Eyesi Surgical simulator has now been shipped to customers worldwide. Highlights of the new software include the considerably expanded training curriculum Eyesi Courseware 2.0, new training...


Hessian Higher Education Prize for Eyesi Simulators in Medical Teaching

December 14, 2010

The Eye Clinic at the Goethe University in Frankfurt has been awarded the Hessian Higher Education Prize for Teaching Excellence for integration of simulation-based training in the Medicine degree course.


Participants from all over Europe at the 5th European Vitreoretinal Drylab

November 22, 2010

The 5th European Vitreoretinal Drylab was conducted in Mannheim, Germany, 20 -21 November, 2010. Twelve participants from all over Europe took part in this hands-on vitreoretinal surgery training event using Eyesi simulators.


Virtual Reality Technology for Training Microsurgeons

July 29, 2010

German Federal Government supports cooperation between University of Heidelberg and Mannheim-based company VRmagic GmbH


Release of Software Version 2.6 for Eyesi Surgery Simulator

July 08, 2010

VRmagic announces the latest software release for the Eyesi surgery simulator. Updates include significant improvements to training modules and system software.


Eyesi ophthalmoscope presented at the Eye Clinic at the J.W. Goethe University – Journalists examine virtual patients

January 20, 2010

Frankfurt am Main. A new training simulator was presented yesterday at the Eye Clinic of the J.W. Goethe University Hospital under the leadership of Prof. Dr. Christian Ohrloff. This simulator allows medical students and...


New Training Simulator for Retinal Examination

October 23, 2009

Augmented Reality Technology for Medical Training San Francisco/Mannheim. At this year's American Academy of Ophthalmology in San Francisco, California from 24-27 October, the German-based company VRmagic will present for the...


New Study proves Effectiveness of Eyesi Training

August 04, 2009

Mannheim/Tübingen. A study now published by the University of Tübingen proves that training on the Eyesi ophthalmic surgical simu­lator from VRmagic considerably improves the surgical performance of ophthalmology students when...


Eyesi Software Release 2.5 now available

May 30, 2009

Eyesi Software Release 2.5 features a new Phaco Divide & Conquer Module which offers an exceedingly lifelike and responsive intraocular surgical environment for an effective training of sculpting, cracking and quadrant...


Developers of eye surgery simulator Eyesi receive award for contributions to ophthalmology

September 09, 2008

Prague/Mannheim. At the annual meeting of the European VitreoRetinal Society (EVRS) in Prague Dr. Markus Schill and Dr. Clemens Wagner, developers of the eye surgery simulator Eyesi, have been awarded yesterday with the Relja...


Eyesi manufacturer VRmagic establishes company in the US

December 01, 2007

Mannheim/ Cambridge, MA – The eye surgery simulator Eyesi of the German company VRmagic is now available directly in the US. The subsidiary VRmagic Inc. in Cambridge, Massachusetts is taking over the sale of medical simulators on...


Virtual reality gaining acceptance in ophthalmic surgical training programs

June 05, 2006

New York University School of Medicine & ORBIS International use EYESI Surgical Simulator to Train Eye Surgeons in the US and Developing World