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Current Corporate Sponsors

Learn more about our exclusive dry eye sponsors that can help you implement a successful dry eye program into your practice.

Dry Eye Partners was born out of a desire to share the wealth of experience that the staff of Bowden Eye & Associates has amassed over the last 17 years. Our goal as an organization is to give back to the field of eyecare that which has become a passion. Consulting, implementation and training services are made available to Ophthalmology and Optometry practices wishing to provide a high level of care to their patient base.

TearLab is pioneering the future of tear film diagnostics to elevate patient care. Using its first of a kind point-of-care ophthalmic in vitro diagnostic platform, TearLab allows you to add data to your insights to guide the diagnosis and management of the ocular surface. With precise and predictive information available in a matter of seconds, you are able to evaluate tear film health, uncover abnormal osmolarity, inform your treatment plan based on severity, and manage patient progress. The TearLab osmolarity test is CLIA waived and has a specific CPT reimbursement code

Founded in 1998, Eyemax is the largest full-service marketing & consulting firm with 100% of our clientele in ophthalmology. Our focus is driving elective patient pay growth for LASIK, Femto Cararact, Premium IOL, Dry Eye, Cosmetic, etc. We’ve established an excellent reputation for our proprietary, results-driven strategy that combines internal and external marketing plus onsite consulting for a cohesive approach to growing your practice.

We give our clients over 18 years of proven marketing and consulting techniques that maximize new patient growth, staff performance and procedure volume. Our efforts have resulted in building some of the most successful practices in the business both small and large. When it comes to growing your practice, we don’t guess at it, we have a precise, proven and time-tested recipe for it.

ScienceBased Health (SBH) develops innovative, evidence-based nutraceuticals for eye health that address the widest range of eye health concerns. A leader in eye nutrition since 1997, SBH regularly analyzes emerging research on nutrition’s role in eye and body health and swiftly updates its formulations as warranted by the strength of the science. SBH’s product include: HydroEye® softgels, shown in a randomized controlled clinical trial to significantly improve dry eye symptoms, dampen inflammation and support corneal smoothness (Cornea, 2013). Covered by a 60-day money-back satisfaction guarantee.

TearScience® is a medical device company that pioneers breakthrough technologies to significantly improve identification, diagnosis, and treatment of Meibomian Gland Dysfunction (MGD). MGD, the leading cause of dry eye, is chronic and progressive and affects approximately 300 million people worldwide. The TearScience® Solution for MGD is a comprehensive in-office diagnosis and treatment solution that includes the LipiView® Ocular Surface Interferometer, the Korb Meibomian Gland Evaluator™, and the LipiFlow® Thermal Pulsation System. It is FDA-cleared and has been clinically proven to improve outcomes in patients with MGD. Vist our website for additional information on how TearScience® is improving gland function and alleviating symptoms for patients with MGD worldwide.

Quidel is the developer, manufacturer and marketer of InflammaDry® and other rapid, point-of-care diagnostic tests. InflammaDry® is the first and only rapid, CLIA-waived, in-office test to identify elevated MMP-9 to aid in the diagnosis of dry eye disease.

When Seymour Marco, OD founded the company in 1967, he could not have imagined the amazing proliferation in vision diagnostic technology we are all familiar with today. We are proud that Marco has helped pioneer this evolution across five decades. We are committed to offering the finest in both classical and automated diagnostic instruments, for the complete practice. Our products are higher quality, more ergonomically designed, and deliver greater functionality–for the life of your office. Further, with ‘Marco Connect’, we make all Marco automated instruments integrate to meet your EMR/EHR requirements.

Bio-Tissue®, Inc., a subsidiary of TissueTech(tm), is an ophthalmic biotechnology company that develops innovative wound healing and hygiene solutions for the prevention and treatment of lid margin and ocular surface diseases including dry eye. Bio-Tissue provides a comprehensive line of cryopreserved amniotic membrane ocular wound healing products, including AmnioGraft®, a biologic ocular transplantation graft; AmnioGuard®, a biologic glaucoma shunt tube graft; and the PROKERA® family of biologic corneal bandage devices. These products incorporate human amniotic membrane processed with the Company’s proprietary CryoTek® method that ensures the tissue retains its full biologic activity to reduce inflammation, promote healing, minimize corneal scarring and pain, and control the angiogenic process. Bio-Tissue also developed and markets the Cliradex® line of products, a natural lid, lash and facial cleanser with 4-Terpineol, the active component of tea tree oil (TTO), for the management of symptoms in ocular diseases such as blepharitis, demodex, and rosacea. When artificial tears are not enough, Bio-Tissue’s line of products benefit dry eye patients with therapies that go beyond traditional hydration methods and provides rejuvenation and quality healing on the ocular surface.

Founded in 2003, Eye Eco Inc. is dedicated to manufacturing and distributing proprietary products which naturally help relieve symptoms of many Ocular Surface conditions including Dry Eye, Blepharitis, Lagophthalmos and Allergies. Our line includes scientifically proven products for moist-heat/cold compressing, nighttime shelter, daytime shelter and non-irritating skin therapies for the eyelid and face.

Brands include D.E.R.M.™, tranquileyes™, tranquileyes XL™, eyeseals™, onyix™, quartz™, Moisture Release Eyewear along with a line of tea tree lid and facial cleansers. The majority of our products are manufactured in the U.S.A. and recommended by doctors around the world.

Developed by Ophthalmologists for Ophthalmologists, Doctors Allergy Formula is proud to be the company to bring ocular allergy diagnostic testing to Ophthalmology. Our non-invasive, No Needle/No Shot, FDA-approved in-office system provides Ophthalmologists with a regionalized ocular-specific objective test to get to the root cause of ocular surface disease and associated ocular allergies.

Instead of using a shot gun approach to treat patients, our Turn-Key Ocular Allergy Diagnostic system allows the Doctor to objectively diagnose the patient’s underlying ocular allergies to then recommend a custom treatment protocol.

With a heritage of more than 60 years in discovering and developing new therapeutic agents to protect and preserve vision, eye care professionals and patients rely on Allergan products to treat a variety of eye conditions.

Our robust research and development investment upholds our unwavering commitment to advancing eye care treatments. Unfortunately, the prevalence of eye diseases is increasing as the population ages. Over the next decade, major progress will be made in treating such diseases and Allergan expects to be in the forefront of these advances.

OASIS® Medical is a continuous improvement company deeply committed to truth in its business approach, relationships, and products based on our foundation of accountability. Our goal is to create a partnership for OASIS and the doctor so that all parties achieve a win, including the patient. From the beginning, OASIS has been a practice-based company focused on building dry eye and surgical practices through the various tools we offer. OASIS invests in the long term through our strategic partnerships with eye care providers. This investment helps the doctor improve the quality of the patient’s eye care experience. As consultants we are willing to invest time and equip the doctor with how our approach can assist their practice. This strategy allows OASIS to thrive by being relevant through focusing on the patient care experience and efficiency of the individual practice. Our values of integrity and quality guide our commitment to solution-based products that enhance patient care.

Elevating the quality of care in Ophthalmology, Rhein Medical is dedicated to the design, development, manufacture, and worldwide distribution of unique, innovative and specialized hand-held ophthalmic surgical instruments of the highest quality.

Since 1986 Bruder Healthcare Company has focused our resources on developing products that promote overall wellness and quality of life.

Our growing ophthalmic product line offers natural and proven treatments for MGD, Dry Eye Syndrome, Styes, Chalazions and Blepharitis. The Bruder Eye Hydrating Mask provides the safe application of moist heat to improve Meibomian oil gland production. The mask is washable, reusable, and easy to use; simply place in the microwave for 20-25 seconds and apply.

Improving patient compliance and surgical outcomes is easily accomplished with the use of our naturally hydrating mask.

Additional products include specially designed ophthalmic instruments and accessory products. Email for a free mask sample.


Shire is a leading biotech company developing innovative medicines in specific therapeutic areas for patients around the world with rare diseases and specialty conditions. With more than 5,000 employees—1,000 of whom are dedicated solely to research—commitment to a strong R&D strategy is at the core of the company, and is the basis for its ability to consistently deliver results.

Bausch & Lomb is one of the world’s largest suppliers of eye health products, including contact lenses, lens care products, medicines and implants for eye diseases. At Dry Eye University they are pleased to introduce Doctors Allergy Formula and Sjö; a diagnostic test that combines traditional and novel, proprietary biomarkers to create an advanced diagnostic panel for the early detection of Sjögren’s syndrome in your patients.

Brevium is Patient Reactivation Software finding lost patients by mining the recall, visit history, and claims data in your practice management system database. Brevium will show you the patients who schedule and how much money you collect to ensure the process is successful. Expect revenue, office visits, and surgery volumes to dramatically increase.

Objective vision quality measurements to build your practice. Measure the effects of ocular scatter on total vision to obtain early cataract diagnosis, dry eye diagnosis, and improve your outcomes with refractive treatment selection.

The first and only doctor treatment to help prevent Blepharitis and Dry Eyes

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OCuSOFT Inc. is a research, development and supply company specializing in eye and skin care that started with a vision to address the needs of those suffering from ocular surface disease with innovative solutions.

World’s 4th largest specialty generic pharmaceutical company

The Quantel Group from France founded Quantel Medical in 1993. It was formed as a subsidiary to offer innovative solutions in ophthalmology, from ocular diagnosis to laser treatment. Quantel Medical is headquartered in Cournon d’Auvergne on the outskirts of Clermont-Ferrand, a region known for technologically advanced companies.

The company manufactures and markets a full range of ultrasound and laser products designed for ophthalmology as well as a new Dry Eye product. Being a pioneer in the development of medical technologies, Quantel Medical has become the leader in both ocular ultrasound and laser photocoagulation.

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