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STAAR Surgical Receives Japanese Clearance for the KS-Ni Preloaded IOL Injector System

MONROVIA, Calif., June 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- STAAR Surgical Company (Nasdaq: STAA ), a leading developer, manufacturer and marketer of minimally invasive ophthalmic products, today announced the approval of the KS-Ni Preloaded Silicone Intraocular Lens (IOL) injector system by Japanese re...

Premium Lens Boot Camp™ Helps Refractive Surgeons Grow Their Premium IOL Practice

Premium Lens Boot Camp™ - a first-of-its-kind training program to help refractive & cataract surgeons grow their accommodating/multi-focal lens business - has announced that its first boot camp session will be held on June 5th in Chicago at the O'Hare Marriott. ...

Bausch & Lomb, Santen Strike Licensing Agreement for IOL Development

ALISO VIEJO, Calif., March 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Bausch & Lomb, the global eye health company, has entered into a licensing agreement with Santen Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd., for the development of certain intraocular lens (IOL) materials. Under the terms of the agreement, Bausch & Lomb has...

STAAR Surgical's Collamer(R) IOL and Elastimide(R) IOL Each Recognized with New Technology Intraocular Lens Classification

MONROVIA, Calif., July 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- STAAR Surgical Company (Nasdaq: STAA ), a leading developer, manufacturer and marketer of minimally invasive ophthalmic products, today announced that the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has designated two of STAAR's new asp...

STAAR Surgical Generates Cash From Operations During Second Quarter

...ocular Lens (IOL) Highlights Global iol sales were $8.5 million versus $8.7 million in the...percent during the first half of the year. Global iol units increased sequentially 7.5% in the second quarter International iol sales were $6.2 million versus $6.4 million in the...

Review of STAAR's Application for the Visian(R) Toric Implantable Collamer(R) Lens by FDA to Resume

...es, the challenge of managing our foreign subsidiaries, the risk that sales of our newly introduced products may not restore profitability to our U.S. iol product line, our ability to overcome negative publicity resulting from warning letters and other correspondence from the FDA Office of Compliance and...

Review of STAAR's Application for the Visian(R) Toric Implantable Collamer(R) Lens by FDA to Resume

...es, the challenge of managing our foreign subsidiaries, the risk that sales of our newly introduced products may not restore profitability to our U.S. iol product line, our ability to overcome negative publicity resulting from warning letters and other correspondence from the FDA Office of Compliance and...

Bausch & Lomb Receives Approval of Crystalens HD in Quarter Diopter Steps

...fornia and is in private practice at Harvard Eye Associates in Laguna Hills, California. "If I were a patient having cataract surgery, I would want an iol that projects 100% of available light to a single point of focus in the eye, and also provides a broad range of distance, intermediate and near vision...

Richard A. Meier Appointed to STAAR Surgical Board of Directors

...es, the challenge of managing our foreign subsidiaries, the risk that sales of our newly introduced products may not restore profitability to our U.S. iol product line, our ability to resolve FDA concerns over the clinical study for the Toric ICL and to overcome negative publicity resulting from warning ...

STAAR Surgical Completes Common Stock Offering

...es, the challenge of managing our foreign subsidiaries, the risk that sales of our newly introduced products may not restore profitability to our U.S. iol product line, our ability to resolve FDA concerns over the clinical study for the Toric ICL and to overcome negative publicity resulting from warning ...

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IOL in Medical Products

SENSAR® Acrylic IOL with OptiEdge

Description: The SENSAR® Acrylic IOL with OptiEdge offers design innovations that ensure outstanding optical performance, long-term refractive stability, and excellent handling. The biostable acrylic material of the SENSAR® has had no reports of vacuoles; the patented OptiEdge is designed to both reduce...
Company:Advanced Medical Optics, Inc.

ACRYSOF® Multipiece Foldable IOL (Expand®)Series

Description: ACRYSOF® Posterior Chamber Intraocular Lenses are indicated for the replacement of the human lens to achieve visual correction of aphakia in patients sixty years and older. These lenses are intended for placement in the capsular bag....
Company:Alcon Laboratories

Foldable Hydrophilic IOL with UV Absorber

Description: Foldable Hydrophilic IOL with UV Absorber....
Company:Ellis Ophthalmic Technologies, Inc.

Monarch II IOL Delivery System

Description: Lens Loading and Folding for Multipiece & Single-Piece ACRYSOF Lens with Standard Forceps...
Company:Alcon Laboratories

Shepard IOL Insertion Forceps

Description: Titanium. Curved 18 mm shafts with 1.5 wide grasping tip. Flat, serrated cross action handle with dull finish....
Company:Bausch & Lomb Storz

BD Visitec IOL Manipulator

Description: BD Visitec IOL Manipulator, blunt tip, formed 10.0mm from end. Fits 0.20mm diameter holes & larger (3/bx, 1 bx/ca). For positioning intraocular lenses. Sure grip handles hand ridge indicating position of tip....
Company:BD Ophthalmics

BD Visitec IOL Manipulator (Fenzl)

Description: BD Visitec IOL Manipulator (Fenzl), blunt tip angled 45, 12.0 mm from end, fits 0.20 mm diameter holes and larger (3/bx, 1 bx/ca). For positioning intraocular lenses. Sure grip handles hand ridge indicating position of tip....
Company:BD Ophthalmics

BD Visitec IOL Manipulator (Sinskey)

Description: BD Visitec IOL Manipulator (Sinskey), blunt tip angled 45, 15.0 mm from end, fits 0.20 mm diameter holes and larger (3/bx, 1 bx/ca), sterile. For positioning intraocular lenses. Sure grip handles hand ridge indicating position of tip....
Company:BD Ophthalmics

BD Visitec IOL Manipulator (Lester)

Description: BD Visitec IOL Manipulator (Lester), 0.25 mm diameter tip angled 45 in, 10 mm from end (3/bx, 1 bx/ca), sterile. For positioning intraocular lenses. Sure grip handles hand ridge indicating position of tip....
Company:BD Ophthalmics

BD Visitec IOL Manipulator (Jaffe-Maltzman)

Description: BD Visitec IOL Manipulator (Jaffe-Maltzman), blunt tip, angled 45, 12.0 mm from end, fits 0.20 mm diameter holes and larger for positioning intraocular lenses, (3/bx, 1 bx/ca), sterile. For positioning intraocular lenses. Sure grip handles hand ridge indicating position of tip....
Company:BD Ophthalmics

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IOL in Biological Technology

STAAR Surgical's Collamer(R) IOL Designated as a New Technology Intraocular Lens by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

MONROVIA, Calif., March 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- STAAR Surgical Company (Nasdaq: STAA ), a leading developer, manufacturer and marketer of minimally invasive ophthalmic products, today announced that the Afinity Collamer(R) Aspheric foldable intraocular lens (IOL) Model CQ2015A has been d...

STAAR Surgical Receives FDA Clearance for the Epiphany(TM) Injector System

... of either twist or push insertion techniques - a unique feature of STAAR's iol delivery systems. "The Epiphany Injector System is an important exten...our newly introduced products will not draw significant new business to our iol product line, our ability to resolve FDA concerns over the clinical study f...

STAAR Surgical Receives CE Mark Approval for KS-X Preloaded Hydrophobic Acrylic Lens Injector System

...s in one single design, allowing for the smoothest iol injection methods compared with traditional delive... enhancements as we move forward." A foldable iol is a prosthetic lens used to replace a cataract pa...erial. STAAR Japan introduced the first preloaded iol lens injector system to the international markets ...

Leading Refractive Eye Surgery Experts from Trusted LASIK Surgeons Directory Educate Peers at ASCRS Annual Meeting

...ot; In his research entitled, "AcrySof Toric iol Implantation to Correct Post-Penetrating Keratopla... vision. His second study "Predictability of iol Calculations in Clinical Practice for Presbyopic I...ing Incisions with Apodized Diffractive Multifocal iol Implantation"; "Laser-in-Situ Keratomile...

STAAR Surgical Releases Afinity(TM) Collamer(R) Aspheric Single Piece NTIOL

...Incision using nanoPOINT(TM) Pricing of Toric iol Product Line Lowered to Assist Ophthalmic Practice...es this momentum in the marketplace for our entire iol product line," said Barry G. Caldwell, President a...d CEO of STAAR Surgical. "This is the third STAAR iol in the market with NTIOL approval, which means tha...

Abbott Expands Its Growing Medical Device Business With Acquisition of Advanced Medical Optics (AMO)

... Primary Businesses -- Cataract Surgery/IOL: Devices for cataract surgery, which replaces a patient's aging and cloudy natural lens with an iol or artificial lens to restore vision. -- Laser Vision Correction (LASIK): Devices used for refractive laser eye surgery to correct myopia (nea...

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