purpose driven

one simple principle

We were founded on one simple principle: For refractive surgery to achieve its potential for mankind. Primarily funded by doctors, the World College of Refractive Surgery & Visual Sciences is a Company founded on creating a disruptive and collaborative platform for the growth and development of refractive surgery.

unique speciality

As a separate specialty from Ophthalmology, the World College of Refractive Surgery & Visual Sciences is positioned as a resource to all ophthalmic organizations, training programs, non-profits, and other entities.

funding

The World College of Refractive Surgery & Visual Sciences is funded through investments from physicians, clinicians, doctors, scientists, governments, non-government organizations, corporations, impact investors and the public.

visual freedom foundation

Separate and distinct from the World College of Refractive Surgery & Visual Sciences, the Visual Freedom Foundation is a companion non-profit Foundation that supports the work other non-profits through grants and funding from diverse sources to further the charitable mission.

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global organization

The World College of Refractive Surgery & Visual Sciences is intentionally a global organization. Ownership is diverse, and this offering is deliberately soliciting investors from every continent, and from both developed and developing nations.

public benefit company

Established as a Public Benefit Corporation, the World College of Refractive Surgery & Visual Sciences allows the Board of Directors to value impact and purpose alongside shareholder primacy.

collaboration

The World College of Refractive Surgery & Visual Sciences will support other organizations with educational resources, curriculum guidance and standards, accreditation, impact analysis and reports, and advocacy for refractive surgery and treatments to address needless blindness from cataracts.

reach & analysis

The World College of Refractive Surgery & Visual Sciences will support impact analysis and reporting for refractive surgery treatments and technologies to support bringing the benefits of refractive surgery to more people.