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STAAR Surgical to Report First Quarter Results on May 1, 2019

April 9, 2019

LAKE FOREST, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 9, 2019--STAAR Surgical Company (NASDAQ: STAA), a leading developer, manufacturer and marketer of implantable lenses and companion delivery systems for the eye, today announced that it will release financial results for the first quarter ended March 29, 2019 on Wednesday, May 1, 2019 after the market close.

STAAR will host a conference call and webcast on Wednesday, May 1 at 4:30 p.m. Eastern / 1:30 p.m.Pacific to discuss its financial results and operational progress. To access the conference call (Conference ID 2299537), please dial 855-765-5684 for domestic participants and 262-912-6252 for international participants. The live webcast can be accessed from the investor relations section of the STAAR website at www.staar.com.

A taped replay of the conference call (Conference ID 2299537) will be available beginning approximately one hour after the call’s conclusion for seven days. This replay can be accessed by dialing 855-859-2056 for domestic callers and 404-537-3406 for international callers. An archived webcast will also be available at www.staar.com.

About STAAR Surgical

STAAR, which has been dedicated solely to ophthalmic surgery for over 30 years, designs, develops, manufactures and markets implantable lenses for the eye with companion delivery systems. These lenses are intended to provide visual freedom for patients, lessening or eliminating the reliance on glasses or contact lenses. All of these lenses are foldable, which permits the surgeon to insert them through a small incision. STAAR’s lens used in refractive surgery is called an Implantable Collamer® Lens or “ICL”, which includes the EVO Visian ICL™ product line. More than 900,000 Visian ICLs have been implanted to date. To learn more about the ICL go to: www.discovericl.com. STAAR markets lenses in over 75 countries and had approximately 475 full-time equivalent employees at December 28, 2018. Headquartered in Lake Forest, CA, the company operates manufacturing facilities in Aliso Viejo, CA and Monrovia, CA. For more information, please visit the Company’s website at www.staar.com.

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Doug Sherk, 415-652-9100

KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA CALIFORNIA

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: SURGERY HEALTH MEDICAL DEVICES OPTICAL

SOURCE: STAAR Surgical Company

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