Abbott Medical Optics Inc.
Division of Abbott Medical Optics Inc./IntraLase Corp.
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Abbott’s current COO Robert Ford will become the company’s new CEO on 31 March, 2020. Miles White is stepping down after 21 years leading the diversified health-care products company.
In Medtech Insight's latest rankings of top 100 revenue-earners in the medical device and diagnostics sector, it was steady as she goes for most of the multinational medtechs, with some major exceptions. But there will be more M&A reflected in next year's ranking based on 2018 revenues. Also, medtech groups leading the global market tightened their grip further in 2017, as providers chose to partner more and more with fewer suppliers who can offer a wider provision of services.
Under tax reform legislation recently passed by Congress, a 20% tax on products made in domestic territories will adversely affect the many device firms with Puerto Rican plants that currently enjoy a lower, 4% tax rate on profits. And a second tax provision usually relied upon by medtech companies, the R&D tax credit, also loses ground under the final Senate bill passed Dec. 2.
Market Intel: Micro-Invasive Glaucoma Implants Mark Hottest Growth Spot In Eye Surgery Products Market
The rising aging population and ever-increasing incidences of glaucoma and cataract are clearing a bright path for the ophthalmic surgical products market, which is expected to reach $9.4bn by 2021, a CAGR of 4.6% from 2016. Meddevicetracker expects that continued innovation in minimally invasive technologies and next-generation surgical systems, developed by giants like Alcon and smaller rivals, will address the need of hundreds of millions of people suffering from cataract and glaucoma, the two leading causes of blindness globally. In this feature, we'll take a closer look at the overall market and the key players in the individual segments of surgical systems, surgical instruments and IOLs. We'll take a deep dive into the smallest, yet fastest-growing MIGS devices segment and talk to surgeons about how they're transforming glaucoma management for their patients.
- Implantable Devices
- Surgical Equipment & Devices
- Therapeutic Areas
- Allergan Medical Optics Inc.
- Advanced Medical Optics Inc.
- North America
- Parent & Subsidiaries
- Abbott Medical Optics Inc.
- Johnson & Johnson
- Senior Management
- James V Mazzo, SVP
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Abbott Medical Optics Inc.
Phone: (714) 247-8200
1700 E. St. Andrew Pl.
Santa Ana, CA 92705
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