AnnMarie Hipsley, DPT, PHD

Founder & CEO of Ace Vision Group


Dr. Hipsley received her Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) from Boston University’s Sargent College of Rehabilitation Sciences with an expertise in biomechanics, aging and neurophysiology. She received her PhD in Biology with emphasis in neurophysiology from Redding University. She holds a B.S. in Zoology from The Ohio State University.

Dr. Hipsley is the inventor of the revolutionary LaserACE® procedure aimed at restoring physiological dynamic accommodation. Over the past 13 years, she has trained over 100 ophthalmic surgeons worldwide in the use of near infrared lasers for biological tissue ablation. She has published VisioDynamics® Theory: A Biomechanical Model for the Aging Ocular Organ which was her doctoral manuscript as a chapter in 5 textbooks. Her passion for knowledge transfer to the ophthalmic industry of her expertise in biomechanical approaches to restore the function of the aging eye has led to her establishing herself as an innovator in ophthalmology.

Dr. Hipsley has authored numerous publications on the topic of accommodation and new techniques for the restoration of natural dynamic accommodation through biomechanics and presented frequently at international refractive and cataract congresses. Dr. Hipsley is also founder of iAware Inc, a non-for-profit organization established for the promotion of awareness of age-related ocular disease. Dr. Hipsley was also one of the cofounders of the International Presbyopia Society. Dr. Hipsley previously owned and operated 5 Sports Medicine clinics and functioned as a clinician, entrepreneur and vigorous research speaker in aging of connective tissues and biomechanics before her entrance into vision sciences. Dr. Hipsley has been an entrepreneur for over 24 years and leads the company as the Founder & CEO.

Note: LaserACE® is not yet FDA approved or available in the United States. It is currently in clinical trials only in select areas outside of the United States.

Ace Vision Group, Inc.
39655 Eureka Dr, Newark, CA 94560
Telephone: 234-738-4074
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