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Collaborate with ZEISS and IDOC

  • IDOC's competitive lab programs
  • Exclusive member benefits available to you and your practice
  • Innovative lens solutions
  • Exceptional ZEISS quality and service

Collaboration not competition

The best program to help you reach the top.

IDOC is a leading optometric alliance group, and ZEISS is a world leader in precision optics. Together, this partnership offers competitive programs with innovative lens solutions and services to help your independent practice flourish.​

ZEISS is a 100% Foundation-owned company with 175 years of innovation and excellence in optics. Our legacy is measured in lives changed. ​

Change yours today by contacting our team. Your success is our success. Let’s grow together​

IDOC | ZEISS Past Events

  • Hackensack, NJ

    6/20/2023 - 6:30 pm

    Maggiano’s Little Italy The Shops at Riverside
    70 Riverside Square Mall Hackensack, NJ 07601

  • Bellevue, WA

    6/20/2023 - 7:00 pm

    Daniel’s Broiler
    10500 Northeast 8th Street Unit BP2101, Bellevue, WA 98004

  • Chicago, IL

    6/28/2023 - 6:00 pm

    Devon Seafood and Steak 17W400 22nd St. Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181

  • Garden City, NY

    7/18/2023 - 7:00 pm

    The Capital Grille
    630 Old Country Road Garden City, NY 11530

  • Findlay, OH

    7/18/2023 - 6:00 pm

    Mancy's Steakhouse (In the Hancock Hotel)
    631 S. Main Findlay, OH 45840

  • Iowa City, IA

    7/18/2023 - 5:30 pm

    503 Westbury Dr Ste 1, Iowa City, IA 52245

  • Des Moines, IA

    7/19/2023 - 5:30 pm

    Hotel Fort Des Moines, Curio Collection by Hilton
    1000 Walnut St | Des Moines, IA 50309

  • Morristown, NJ

    7/25/2023 - 6:30 pm

    The Office Tavern Grill- Morristown
    3 South St, Morristown, NJ 07960

  • Columbus, OH

    7/25/2023 - 6:00 pm

    Eddie Merlot's
    1570 Polaris Pkwy Columbus, OH 43240

  • Richfield, OH

    7/25/2023 - 6:30 pm

    Olesia’s Tavern of Richfield
    3960 Broadview Rd Richfield OH 44286

  • Centerville, OH

    7/26/2023 - 6:00 pm

    Cooper’s Hawk Winery & Restaurant- Centerville
    5220 Cornerstone North Blvd Centerville, OH 45440

  • Wexford, PA

    7/26/2023 - 6:30 pm

    Napa Prime Chophouse
    101 Fowler Rd Wexford PA 15090

  • Burlington,MA

    7/26/2023 - 6:00 pm

    The Bankcroft
    15 3rd Ave Burlington, MA 01803

  • Bedford, PA

    7/27/2023 - 6:30 pm

    1796 Room Omni Bedford Springs Resort
    2138 Business 220 Bedford PA 15522

  • Kissimmee, FL

    8/3/2023 - 6:30 pm

    Reggiano's of Celebration
    691 Front Street Kissimmee, FL 34747

  • Phoenix, AZ

    8/16/2023 - 6:30 pm

    The Henry Phoenix,
    4455 E Camelback Rd, Suite # B100, Phoenix, AZ 85018,

  • Brookfield, WI

    8/30/2023 - 6:00 pm

    Cooper's Hawk
    15 S Moorland Road Brookfield, WI 53005


ZEISS is focused on supporting the growth of independent optometry and elevating the innovations of the eyecare industry.

In contrast to others in our industry, we refuse to compete with our customers or limit your choices. If you seek a truly independent choice to help you compete with the giants, let‘s talk.

ZEISS Lens Innovations

New from ZEISS

  • ZEISS ClearView Lenses

    Single Vision just got upgraded.

    Confirmed by a wearer trial with single vision lens wearers using a blind product testing procedure, ZEISS ClearView SV Lenses are proven superior to conventional SV lenses.[1]

    • On average 3× larger area of excellent vision clarity[2]
    • Very thin and very flat without optical compromise
    • Freeform technology in standard single vision lenses
  • ZEISS PhotoFusion X:

    Performance perfected.

    ZEISS is taking photochromic lenses to a whole new level. PhotoFusion X will become the go-to photochromic glasses choice for eye care professionals because it offers.

    • Unique blue light and sunglass-level UV protection – outside and indoors
    • Up to 4.5 x faster fade-back indoors[3]
    • Sunglass-level darkness outdoors
  • ZEISS SmartLife Lenses

    All-day comfort for today's busy eyes.

    The ZEISS SmartLife Lens Portfolio is a response to decades of extensive research and consumer insights. Regardless of your patients' visual needs, ZEISS SmartLife lens solutions will help all wearers to keep up.

    • Gives all-day visual comfort for today’s busy eyes
    • Provides ease of viewing and relaxed vision in all distances and directions
    • Lens designs to meet the changing vision needs as the wearers age

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  • 1

    Study participants were asked to rate how important different aspects (“price”, “to see clearly across the entire lens”, “easy to adapt to”, “comfortable vision across the entire lens”, “aesthetics”, “available coatings”, “matches the frame”) are for them when choosing new eyeglass lenses. Wearer trial comparing 1.60 ZEISS ClearView FSV and 1.60 ZEISS AS FSV in a laboratory setup and in everyday life. N=20 study participants. Technology & Innovation, Carl Zeiss Vision GmbH, 2020.


  • 2

    Based on a visual clarity simulation of a 50 mm diameter lens area for 1.60 index ZEISS ClearView FSV lenses compared to 1.60 ZEISS AS FSV lenses. Average of +5D, +3D, +1D, -1D, -3D, -5D, and -7D with and without a cylinder of -2D. Quantitative analyses by Technology & Innovation, Carl Zeiss Vision GmbH, 2020.

  • 3

    Testing by independent testing laboratory in USA in 2021-22 according to requirement in ISO 8980-3. Based on the average speed (%T/min) of fadeback from fully activated state to the interpolated time to 80%T at 23C in 1.50 index HC only form (CR607 version of comparison brand).

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