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    STAAR Surgical Company (STAA)

    7.71 Up 0.03(0.39%) Apr 29, 4:00PM EDT
    |After Hours : 7.71 Down 0.00 (0.06%) Apr 29, 4:13PM EDT
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    STAAR Surgical Company
    1911 Walker Avenue
    Monrovia, CA 91016
    United States - Map
    Phone: 626-303-7902
    Fax: 626-303-2962
    Website: http://www.staar.com

    Index Membership:N/A
    Industry:Medical Instruments & Supplies
    Full Time Employees:300

    Business Summary 

    STAAR Surgical Company, together with its subsidiaries, designs, develops, manufactures, and sells implantable lenses for the eye, and delivery systems to deliver the lenses into the eye. The company offers Visian implantable collamer lenses (ICLs) to treat visual disorders, such as myopia, hyperopia, astigmatism, and presbyopia; and Hyperopic ICL, which treats far-sightedness. It also provides minimally invasive intraocular lenses (IOLs), including foldable IOLs for use in minimally invasive cataract surgical procedures; aspheric IOLs that produce a clearer image than traditional spherical lenses; nanoFLEX IOL, a single piece collamer aspheric optic; and Toric IOLs for cataract patients, as well as preloaded injectors for use in cataract surgery. In addition, the company sells surgical products, and other related instruments and devices, as well as injector parts; and manufactures AquaFlow devices for the treatment of glaucoma. It markets its products to health care providers, including surgical centers, hospitals, managed care providers, health organizations, group purchasing organizations, and government facilities primarily under the STAAR, Visian, Collamer, CentraFLOW, AquaPORT, nanoFLEX, nanoPOINT, Epiphany, and AquaFlow trademarks. The company sells products directly through its sales representatives in the United States, Canada, Japan, Germany, the United Kingdom, and Spain, as well as through independent distributors in approximately 60 countries. STAAR Surgical Company was founded in 1982 and is headquartered in Monrovia, California.

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    Corporate Governance 
    STAAR Surgical Company’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Apr 1, 2016 is 5. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 7; Shareholder Rights: 5; Compensation: 6.
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    Key Executives 
    Ms. Caren L. Mason , 62
    Chief Exec. Officer, Pres, Director and Chairman of Quality & Regulatory Committee
    Mr. Stephen P. Brown , 57
    Chief Financial Officer and VP
    Mr. Samuel J. Gesten J.D., 54
    VP of Bus. Devel., Corp. Compliance Officer, Gen. Counsel and Sec.
    Mr. James Francese , 52
    VP of Global Marketing
    Mr. Hans-Martin Blickensdoerfer , 51
    Pres of International Commercial Operations
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2015 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
    Currency in USD.
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