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Friday, March 17, 2017 | Product Releases, Tomey Corporation

Tomey USA Launches Its Latest Innovation in Topographers

Tomey USA unveiled its latest devices, the new Auto Lensmeters models TL-6000 and TL-7000.  The key strength of these devices is built around the 118-point Hartmann sensor. This wavefront…

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Friday, March 17, 2017 | Product Releases

EyeQue Personal Vision Tracker Delivered to 5,600+ People in 81 Countries

EyeQue announced it has shipped more than 5,600 EyeQue miniscopes to people in 81 countries. Initial shipments have fulfilled the 3,913 orders earned during a successful Kickstarter campaign, which co…

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Tuesday, March 14, 2017 | Product Releases, Allergan

USC Roski Eye Institute Ophthalmologists Are First to Use XEN Gel Stent to Treat Glaucoma Patients in Los Angeles

The University of Southern California (USC) Roski Eye Institute became the first team in Los Angeles county to implant the XEN gel stent in glaucoma patients on March 9, 2017. The XEN gel stent w…

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Tuesday, March 14, 2017 | Product Releases

New Book Addresses Cataract Surgery Techniques and Complications

"Phacoemulsification and Intraocular Lens Implantation Mastering Techniques and Complications in Cataract Surgery," edited by William J. Fishkind, is now available from ebookstore.thieme.com…

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Friday, March 10, 2017 | Product Releases, Carl Zeiss Meditec

Carl Zeiss Releases Glaucoma Software Update

Carl Zeiss has extended its Forum data management software with the addition of Zeiss Glaucoma Workplace 3.0, an updated tool for management of the condition. Glaucoma Workplace combines data from vis…

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Tuesday, March 07, 2017 | Product Releases, Bausch+Lomb

Bausch + Lomb UK/I Launches Digital Hub

Bausch + Lomb announced the launch of their enhanced digital hub Bausch.co.uk, a destination for patients and health care professionals to access the latest information on eye concerns and associated …

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Tuesday, March 07, 2017 | Product Releases

Visioneering Technologies Announces Launch of NaturalVue Sphere 1 Day Contact Lenses

Visioneering Technologies has announced the launch of NaturalVue (etafilcon A) Sphere 1 Day Contact Lenses. These lenses feature ComfortEdge Technology, which helps promotes excellent tear exchange de…

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Monday, March 06, 2017 | Product Releases, Alcon Laboratories

Alcon Launches New Digital Vision Care Marketing Portal for Eye Care Professionals


Alcon announced the launch of a comprehensive marketing portal with digital resources and content to help eye care professionals (ECPs) strengthen their online outreach to patients, according to a com…

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Friday, March 03, 2017 | Product Releases, CooperVision

CooperVision’s Clariti 1-Day Toric Contact Lenses Now Available in 90-Pack

CooperVision announced the availability of a 90-pack configuration for clariti 1-day toric contact lenses, which provide astigmatic patients with the advantages of silicone hydrogel and the convenienc…

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Thursday, March 02, 2017 | Product Releases

Constance Okeke, MD, Releases New Book, "The Building Blocks of Trabectome Surgery, Volume 1 - Patient Selection"

"The Building Blocks of Trabectome Surgery, Volume 1 - Patient Selection" by Constance Okeke, MD, is aimed at helping ophthalmologists who are looking to expand their glaucoma treatment opti…

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Wednesday, March 01, 2017 | Product Releases, Bausch+Lomb

Bausch + Lomb Introduces Biotrue ONEday for Astigmatism Contact Lenses

Bausch + Lomb announced the introduction of Biotrue ONEday for Astigmatism daily disposable contact lenses. Approximately 73.2 million people in the U.S. are astigmatic, but only 8.8 million people ar…

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Wednesday, March 01, 2017 | FDA Approval/Clearance, Product Releases, Topcon Medical Systems

The Aladdin Biometer and Corneal Topographer HW3.0 Receives 510(k) Clearance

Topcon Medical Systems has announced that the Aladdin Biometer with Corneal Topographer HW3.0 has obtained FDA clearance for distribution in the United States. This new version of the Aladdin Bi…

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Tuesday, February 28, 2017 | Product Releases, IRIDEX

Iridex Launches G-Probe Illuminate at the Annual American Glaucoma Society Meeting

Iridex has announced the availability of the G-Probe Illuminate, a new, FDA-cleared probe offering combined transillumination and laser fiber for targeted transscleral cyclophotocoagulation (CPC). The…

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Wednesday, February 22, 2017 | Product Releases, Topcon Medical Systems

Topcon Introduces the SL-D301 Slit Lamp With Three Magnifications, Photo, and Video Capability

Topcon Medical Systems has announced the release of the new SL-D301 Slit Lamp, a clinical slit lamp that covers all aspects of an eye examination. It has a tower illumination system with a halogen bul…

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Wednesday, February 22, 2017 | Product Releases

IBM is Training Watson to Identify Retina Abnormalities

IBM Research announced new developments in IBM Watson's ability to detect abnormalities of the retina. The Melbourne, Australia-based IBM researchers have trained a research version of Watson to r…

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