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Verisyse/ ARTISAN Phakic IOL

Description:... FDA approval. Verisyse is suitable for the reduction or elimination of myopia in adults with myopia ranging from -5.0 to -20.0 diopters and in patients aged 21 and over. ...
Company:Advanced Medical Optics, Inc.

Technolas 217z Zyoptix System

Description:... 217z Zyoptix System, the world's leading wavefront-guided laser for personalized vision correction, allows surgeons in the United States to treat myopia up to -7.00 Diopters and astigmatism up to -3.00 Diopters. The Technolas 217z Zyoptix System combines both a 2mm and 1mm truncated Gaussian beam, ...
Company:Bausch & Lomb Storz

ReFORM Capsular Tension Ring

Description:... will require a capsular tension ring, especially those in whom you notice significant lens movement during capsulorrhexis. Patients with high myopia and increased zonular laxity may also benefit from insertion of the ReForm Ring. In trauma cases causing zonular dialysis, the capsular tension ring ...
Company:Alcon Laboratories

Intacs Prescription Inserts

Description:... Intacs prescription inserts are an ophthalmologic medical device designed for the reduction or elimination of myopia from -1.00 to -3.00 diopters.* When placed in the corneal stroma, outside of the patient's central optical zone, the product reshapes the anterior ...
Company:Addition Technology Inc.

NuVita Baikoff MA20 Phakic IOLs

Description:... comparable to contact lens correction. The lens is compatible with current cataract surgical techniques, and is now available for the correction of myopia in whole and half diopters from -7.00 to ....
Company:Bausch & Lomb Storz

Optima 38/SP

Description:... An easy-to-fit low water content spherical soft lens manufactured using "Reverse Process III" technology, and designed for use in the correction of myopia and hyperopia on a daily wear basis. The increased mid-peripheral thickness of the Optima 38/SP lens allows good handling across the power range. The ...
Company:Bausch & Lomb, Inc.

Soflens 66

Description:... An easy-to-fit high water content spherical soft lens manufactured using cast molding technology, and designed for use in the correction of myopia on a daily wear or extended wear ....
Company:Bausch & Lomb, Inc.

Optima FW

Description:... spherical soft lens manufactured using the patented "Reverse Process III" or cast molding technology, and designed for use in the correction of myopia and hyperopia on a daily wear or extended wear basis. Extremely low center thickness provides good oxygen transmission, while an increased ...
Company:Bausch & Lomb, Inc.

Soflens one day disposable contact lenses

Description:... An easy-to-fit, daily disposable, spherical soft lens manufactured using cast-mold technology, and designed for use in the correction of myopia and hyperopia. SofLens one day disposable contact lenses are visibility tinted and are available in 90-packs for patient ....
Company:Bausch & Lomb, Inc.

Verisyse Phakic IOL

Features:... The Verisyse lens is suitable for the reduction or elimination of myopia in adults with myopia ranging from -5.0 to -20.0 diopters and in patients aged 21 and over. ...
Company:Advanced Medical Optics, Inc.

ViewPoint CK System (Conductive Keratoplasty)

Features:... Indications Approval of the premarket approval application supplement for the Refractec ViewPoint CK System is for the temporary induction of myopia (-1.00 D to -2.00 D) to improve near vision in the non-dominant eye of presbyopic hyperopes or presbyopic emmetropes, via spherical hyperopic ...
Company:Refractec, Inc.

RGP OrthoK Lenses

Features:... Orthokeratology is a nonsurgical therapy that uses specially-designed RGP contact lenses to reduce or eliminate myopia by temporarily altering the shape of the cornea. This procedure is used to improve unaided visual acuity (UVA) by reducing refractive errors ...
Company:Danker Laboratories, Inc.

The OK E-System "Compression Ortho-K"

Features:... Each Lens "Custom Designed" to the Exact Corneal Shape Given Consistently Reduces 4 Diopters of myopia with up to 6 Diopters in Some Cases Inventory Sets Available Optional Fenestrations for Added Tear Exchange, Safety, and Comfort ...
Company:Contex, Inc.

Rose K Lenses

Features:... It's complex geometry can be customized to suit each eye and can correct all of the myopia and astigmatism associated with Keratoconus They are easy to insert, remove and clean They provide excellent health to the eye, because they ...
Company:Rose K International

Mesotest II

Features:... protected optical projection disc, so no disc change is required. Aailable with a motor-operated interchange of concave lenses for detecting night myopia or occluders for monocular exams. ...
Company:Oculus, Inc.
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