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ELZA Institute в Швейцарии – это уникальное сочетание высококвалифицированных офтальмологов, физиков и научных исследователей, которые готовы предоставить Вам самoе лучшее лечение.


Latest News

How long does the effect of cross-linking last?

How long does cross-linking last? See this video interview with Farhad Hafezi from the ELZA Institute Background Fifteen years into the clinical application of corneal cross-linking, we are collecting a growing ...
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ELZA is highly active in research, education, and teaching, both nationally and internationally.

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Awards and Distinctions

Given to ELZA members in the past 20 years for their contributions in ophthalmology.

Professorship at Wenzhou University 2017

Swiss eye doctor receives professorship in China

Wenzhou / China. Farhad Hafezi becomes visiting professor at one of Chinas largests university eye clinics. The aim of the professorship is to intensify research projects between ELZA and the ...
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Our research laboratory at the University of Zurich

The ELZA co-founder Prof. Farhad Hafezi is running a research laboratory at the University of Zurich, Switzerland. The main foci are corneal biomechanics (keratoconus) and ocular cell biology.

Visit the CABMM’s website here.


We proudly announce that the second edition of our medical textbook “Corneal Cross-Linking” will soon appear with Slack Inc. The book is edited by ELZA Founder Farhad Hafezi (University of Geneva & USC Los Angeles) and J. Bradley Randleman (USC Los Angeles). It is the oldest and most complete international textbook on cross-linking technology.

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Our International humanitarian initiative

To increase awareness about keratoconus in children.
To disseminate information amongst parents and children.
To treat children with keratoconus in National Reference Sites.
To perform research to identify the causes of keratoconus.

Visit the Light for Sight website here.


ELZA in the global “Top 40 under 40”

 We are proud to announce that our co-founder and head of Strategy and BD&L, Nikki Hafezi, MASIP ETHZ, was voted by her peers among the Top 40 under 40 in the British journal “The Ophthalmologist. This list comprises “the most important upcoming personalities in global opthalmology“.

Mrs Hafezi also serves as CEO of EMAGine SA.

See the online version of the PowerList “Top 40 under 40” here, and read the PDF here.

Developing the future of Cross-Linking Technology

ELZA members co-founded a Spin-Off Company: EMAGine SA.

EMAGine SA develops a cross-linking device that will fit on a slit lamp.

The device will allow for treatment outside an operating theatre.

Visit EMAGine’s website here.

ELZA Posts

How long does the effect of cross-linking last?

How long does cross-linking last? See this video interview with Farhad Hafezi from the ELZA Institute Background Fifteen years into the ...
ELZA News in 2017

ELZA Institute 2017 in numbers

The ELZA Institute looks back at a successful 2017 in clinics, research and education Clinics We have successfully established the ...
Keracon Meeting of the Cornea Society of India 2017

Keracon 2017 in Hyderabad

ELZA participates at the 2017 meeting of the Cornea Society of India. Prof. Farhad Hafezi is an invited International Faculty ...
Down Syndrome Eyes Switzerland

Switzerland’s first Down Syndrome eye consultation

November 10, 2017: Keratoconus affects about 1 in 2,000 people in the general population, but 1 in 7 Down syndrome ...
Protecting ideas

Innovation in ophthalmology: how to protect new ideas

See this video interview with Nikki Hafezi from GroupAdvance Consulting on how to protect new ideas and innovations in ophthalmology ...
ESCRS 2017

ESCRS 2017 Highlights with Nikki Hafezi

Nikki Hafezi in a video interview with Touch Ophthalmology on the highlights of the ESCRS 2017 meeting in Lisbon ...

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