TLC Vision Corporation

TLC Vision Corporation

March 01, 2005 09:15 ET

TLCVision to Present at the SG Cowen 25 th Annual Health Care Conference


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FOR: TLC VISION CORPORATION

TSX SYMBOL: TLC
NASDAQ SYMBOL: TLCV

MARCH 1, 2005 - 09:15 ET

TLCVision to Present at the SG Cowen 25 th Annual
Health Care Conference

ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI--(CCNMatthews - March 1, 2005) - TLC Vision
Corporation (TSX:TLC)(NASDAQ:TLCV), North America's premier eye care
services company, announced today that Jim Wachtman, President & CEO and
Steve Rasche, VP Finance & CFO, will present at SG Cowen 25th Annual
Health Care Conference at the Boston Marriott Copley Place, on Thursday,
March 17, 2005 at 8:50am Eastern Time. The presentation will review
TLCVision's performance and growth strategy.

The TLCVision management presentation will be webcast live and can be
accessed under the "Webcasts" link in the Investor Relations section at
www.tlcv.com.

About TLCVision

TLCVision is North America's premier eye care services company. The key
drivers of TLCVision's strategy are our affiliated network of thousands
of eye doctors, proven corporate and consumer marketing and education
programs, and access to state of the art clinical technologies. We are
supported by a strong operations management culture and superior
information technology. More information about the company can be found
on the TLCVision web site at www.tlcv.com.

Forward Looking Statements

This press release contains certain forward-looking statements within
the meaning of Section 27A of the U.S. Securities Act of 1933 and
Section 21E of the U.S. Securities Exchange Act of 1934, which
statements can be identified by the use of forward looking terminology,
such as "may," "will," "expect," "intend, "anticipate," "estimate,"
"predict," "plans" or "continue" or the negative thereof or other
variations thereon or comparable terminology referring to future events
or results. The Company's actual results could differ materially from
those anticipated in these forward-looking statements as a result of
numerous factors, including the timing of expenditures, effects of
competition, changes to pricing, acquisitions and expansion
opportunities, any of which could cause actual results to vary
materially from current results of TLCVision's anticipated future
results. See the Company's reports filed with the Canadian Securities
Regulators and the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission from time to
time for cautionary statements identifying important factors with
respect to such forward looking statements, including certain risks and
uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from
results referred to in forward looking statements. TLCVision assumes no
obligation to update the information contained in this press release.

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