Latest News - Oculus

Monday, October 02, 2017 | Acquisitions/Mergers, Oculus

Oculus Surgical Acquires Insight Instruments

Oculus Optikgeraete GmbH has announced that it’s entity, Oculus Surgical, has acquired Insight Instruments. The acquisition includes all manufacturing of Insight, which will strengthen Oculus&rs…

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Thursday, September 28, 2017 | Product Releases, Oculus

Oculus Introduces New Barrett Formulas on the Pentacam AXL

The Barrett formulas are now integrated in the IOL calculator of the Pentacam AXL. The update incorporates the Barrett Universal II, Barrett Toric, and Barrett True K. All three formulas have shown to…

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Friday, September 01, 2017 | Acquisitions/Mergers, Oculus

Oculus Incorporates Oculus Canada

Oculus Optikgeräte, Germany, has incorporated Oculus Canada as their 9th international subsidiary. Oculus Canada will support new and existing customers throughout the region. In response to m…

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Wednesday, May 31, 2017 | Product Releases, Oculus

Oculus Introduces the New Belin ABCD Progression Display

A new tomographic keratoconus progression display is now available for all Oculus Pentacam models. The new Belin ABCD Progression Display is based on the ABCD keratoconus classification by Prof. Micha…

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Thursday, June 30, 2016 | Product Releases, Oculus

Oculus Releases New Corvis ST Tonometer

Oculus announced the release of the Oculus Corvis ST, which combines tonometry and pachymetry with the biomechanical response of the cornea. Oculus says the device is the first instrument that enables…

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Monday, April 11, 2016 | Patents, Retina, Oculus

Oculus Biom Ready Receives US Patent

Oculus Optikgeräte has announced the granting of a US patent for the Oculus Biom Ready (no. 9,155,593 B2). The patent was issued by the United States Patent and Trademark…

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Thursday, February 04, 2016 | Cataract Surgery, FDA Approval/Clearance, Oculus

The Oculus Pentacam AXL with Optical Biometry Receives FDA Clearance

The new Oculus Pentacam AXL has received 510(k) clearance from the FDA. The device is capable of anterior segment tomography and optical biometry with a single measuring operation, according to a comp…

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Tuesday, October 20, 2015 | Product Releases, Oculus

Oculus Introduces Jenvis Dry Eye Report

Oculus has released the new Jenvis Dry Eye Report developed exclusively for the OCULUS Keratographsets. The Jenvis Dry Eye Report supports optometrists/ophthalmologists in diagnosing dry eye, accordin…

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Thursday, September 03, 2015 | Product Releases, Oculus

Oculus to Premiere New Pentacam AXL at ESCRS

Oculus announced it will show for the first time its new Pentacam AXL at ESCRS. The new Pentacam AXL measures the anterior eye segment as well as axial length. Equipped with comprehensive Pentacam HR …

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Monday, August 31, 2015 | Corporate Lawsuits, Oculus

Dutch Court Prohibits Misleading Advertisement About Oculus Pentacam

The District Court in The Hague, the Netherlands, has ordered Dutch company i-Optics to refrain from using misleading and defamatory advertisements referring to the Oculus Pentacam in the European Uni…

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Friday, April 10, 2015 | Product Releases, Oculus

Pentacam for IOL Power Calculations for Post-Myopic LASIK Patients Without Preoperative Keratometry

Oculus has announced the implementation of the Pentacam data field on the online ASCRS IOL Calculator ( for the IOL power calculation in eyes that have undergone myopic LASIK sur…

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Friday, April 10, 2015 | Oculus

Preliminary Injunction Against Oculus VR LLC for Violation of Naming Rights

On August 8, 2014, Oculus Optikgeräte GmbH obtained a preliminary injunction from the Regional Court of Frankfurt a.M. against Oculus VR LLC on account of illegal use of the Oculus trade name.…

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Wednesday, November 12, 2014 | Miscellaneous, Oculus

Oculus Incorporates Oculus Turkey A.S. in Ankara

Oculus Optikgeräte GmbH, Germany, has incorporated Oculus Turkey A.S. as their 8th international subsidiary. Located in Ankara, Oculus Turkey will support new and existing customers throughout Tu…

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Friday, October 17, 2014 | Product Releases, Oculus

Oculus Surgical introduces ImproVue Ophthalmic Lubricant Drops in the U.S.

Oculus Surgical announced the launch of ImproVue Ophthalmic Lubricant Drops for topical use to hydrate and lubricate the outer surface of the eye, according to a company news release. ImproVue Ophthal…

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