In 1999, the International Center for Ocular Microsurgery was born in Seville CIMO , by Dr. D. Julián Cezón Prieto . From its beginnings CIMO is characterized to assist its patients based on the latest technologies but always with a personal and human treatment.
The same year the 1st edition of the International Congress of Refractive Surgery with Direct Refractive Seville Surgery is held, an event that over the years has won the Scientific Interest Event Sanitary by the Junta de Andalucía and to be considered as one of the essential annual events in the national and international calendar in Refractive Surgery. CIMO participates in numerous congresses and meetings, publishes articles and books and conducts Training Courses, in Spain and abroad.
In its beginnings CIMO it is established in the building Winterthur of the Avenue of the Palmera of Seville. In 2008 CIMO temporarily moved its facilities to the island of La Cartuja until September 2011 when they finished the remodeling works of the definitive headquarters located in a unique traditional building of the well known avenue of Manuel Siurot in Seville. One of the most ambitious projects of the Andalusian Ophthalmology is set in motion: to achieve in a family environment, far from the cold spaces of the national macro-clinics of reference, to combine the best medical care with the latest technologies with a preferential dedication towards the Patient as an integral person.
His doctrine: the pursuit of excellence.