Dr. Jørn S. Jørgensen – ophthalmologist with more than 30 years of experience as a senior physician.
In 1990 he was the first in Hamburg to introduce cataract surgery and phacoemulsification as an outpatient procedure. In 1993, he was the first to introduce LASIK in Hamburg.
In 1993 he established EuroEyes in Hamburg and between 1993-2022 EuroEyes opened eye clinics in Germanys (20 clinics), Denmark (5 clinics) and UK (2 clinics).
In 2013 EuroEyes was the first foreign clinic group to open an eye clinic in Shanghai, China. Until 2022 – eight EuroEyes Clinics were opened in Beijing, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Hangzhou. Chengdu and Chongqing.
In October 2019, Dr. Jørgensen announced the listing (IPO) of EuroEyes shares on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange – being the first German company to be listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.
Dr. Jørgensen is CEO, medical director and Chairman of the EuroEyes International Group.
In October 2020, Dr. Jørgensen was elected as a member of The International Intraocular-Implant Club (IIIC).
January 2022 saw the acquisition of the London Vision Clinic (medical director Prof. Dan Reinstein), which was integrated into the EuroEyes Group.
Dr. Jørgensen established the EuroEyes International Medical Advisory Board (Prof Auffahrt, Heidelberg, Prof Dick, Dortmund, Prof Knorz, Mannheim, PD Dr. Lerche, Hamburg, Prof Neuhann, München, Prof. Reinstein, London, Prof Yaoke , Hangzhou China).
Dr. Jørgensen implanted most ICL lenses in Europe and most Zeiss trifocal lenses (treatment of presbyopia) worldwide. Dr. Jorgensen performs all laser vision correction and lens procedures and has done more than 75,000 Cataract and clear lens procedures.