About VCR - Company Profile

Visioncare Research Ltd is a Clinical Research Organisation (CRO) specialising in medical device clinical research. Formed as a medical research company in 1992 by Dr Graeme Young, an optometrist with a background in the eyecare industry, Visioncare Research therefore has particular expertise in the clinical investigation of ophthalmological products and medical ophthalmology as well as other fields such as dental implants.

Visioncare Research has helped in the successful completion of over 300 clinical trials involving contact lenses, intraocular lenses, refractive surgery procedures and contact lens care products. In addition, our medical writers have helped to prepare many scientific papers for publication in international eye-care journals.

VisionCare Research Limited: Medical research company specialising in clinical trials, refractive surgery procedures and ophthalmology


With a well established network of investigators in Europe and North America, co-ordination of multi-national studies is one of our strengths. As a company that undertakes in-house clinical research as well as multi-site clinical trials, we have a thorough understanding of all aspects of clinical research.

Visioncare Research has operated an ISO compliant quality system since 2002.
It is currently accredited to ISO 9001:2015. Certificate Number 16519.