Beyeonics Surgical Raises $11.5 Million in Initial Funding Round

June 15, 2018: By Joan McKenna

Beyeonics Surgical Ltd. raised $11.5 million in a first funding round, parent Elbit Systems Ltd. of Israel announced June 13.

Beyeonics is developing the Clarity Bionic Visualization Platform, which provides surgeons with augmented/virtual reality vision capabilities that replace surgical microscopes while allowing real-time integration of data. The Clarity is made up of a transparent wearable display, 3D ultra-resolution remote sensing cameras, and a processing core.

The platform has been undergoing clinical trials since 2016.

Beyeonics is collaborating with Profs. Anat Lowenstein and Adiel Barak at the Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center and Pravin Dugel, MD, managing partner at Retinal Consultants of Arizona.

Elbit Systems Ltd. is an international defense electronics company. Beyeonics was formed in 2012.


Need Deeper Analysis? Sign up for Market Scope's monthly newsletter to get in-depth coverage of the ophthalmic market, including quarterly procedure volumes based on survey data and meeting coverage from around the world.

Recent Ophthalmic News

Carl Zeiss Meditec Announces Milestone of 1.5 Million SMILE Procedures

Heidelberg Gains US Clearance for OCT Angiography Module

ASCRS Convenes Task Force to Study CyPass Data, Make Recommendations

Bascom Palmer Treats First US Patient in Nightstar’s Trial for X-Linked Retinitis Pigmentosa

First Patient Treated in Allotex’ Trial for Allogenic Refractive Lenticules for Presbyopia

Bausch + Lomb Announces Positive Results for Loteprednol Etabonate Gel

LumiThera Set to Launch Valeda Light Delivery System for Dry AMD

Kodiak Sciences Names Jason Ehrlich, MD, PhD, Chief Medical Officer

Second Sight Receives $1.6 Million Grant from NIH to Support Orion Program

Regeneron to Invest $800 Million in New York Campus

American Women Raise Funds for Nepal Mission to Reduce Corneal Blindness

Ziemer to Add Lenticule Extraction Capabilities to LDV Z8

Stealth BioTherapeutics Raises $100 Million in Support of Elamipretide for Dry AMD

STAAR Gains US Approval of Visian Toric ICL

Sun Pharma, SPARC Announce FDA Approval for Xelpros for Open-Angle Glaucoma, Ocular Hypertension

FDA Will Review Regeneron’s Submission to Expand Eylea’s Labeling to All DR Patients

Alcon Will Locate Headquarters in Switzerland

Kodiak Sciences Files for $100 Million IPO

Iridex Announces $10 Million Public Offering

Oxford BioMedica Expands Capacity with New Facility