FOR YOUR PATIENTS AND PRACTICES
■ The Mini Sign Kit, from Eye-Designs, is an accommodating and effective way for you to add signage to your optical display to promote specific lenses, the company says.
The Mini Sign Kit enables you to promote specific lenses
The kit includes 60 mini sign holders, which attach to the com-panys Versa Clip (sold separately), 20 clear mini sign holder sleeves, one sports preprinted sign sheet and one life-style preprinted sign sheet.
Phone: (800) 346-8890
Thin daily disposable CL
■ The ClearSight 1-Day daily disposable contact lens, from CooperVision, has a thin lens design to minimize lid interaction, ensuring a comfortable wearing experience, the company says.
The thin lens design of the ClearSight 1-Day daily disposable contact lens is said to minimize lid interaction.
- Ocufilcon A 52% water-content material
- A center thickness of 0.07mm at -3.00D
- Sphere powers in 0.50D steps between +5.00D and +6.00D. and from -6.00D to -10.00D and in 0.25D steps between +5.00D and -6.00D.
- An 8.7mm base curve
- A 14.2mm diameter
- A light-blue visibility tint.
The ClearSight 1-Day daily disposable contact lens is packaged in 30-lens and 90-lens cartons.
Phone: (800) 341-2020
Corneal scleral gas permeable contact lens
K The Comfort XL corneal scleral gas permeable (GP) contact lens, from Valley Contax, is for practi-tioners with patients who have reported GP fitting problems wearing soft-toric or GP lenses. The lens has a large diameter (11mm) that centers well to help these patients, the company says.
The lens comes in 10- or 14-lens expanded diagnostic fitting sets ranging from 38.00D to 51.00D in 0.10D steps. The base curves vary depending on the specific patient, as does the lens power.
Phone: (800) 547-8815
Reception area digital sign
■ Eye Central News (ECN), from VisionScience Software, is digital sign software for your reception room designed to strengthen patient education and promote your practices services and products.
ECN provides patients with information on eye care and ophthalmic products, with the option to add patient education programs, such as EyeMaginations and Ocutouch, to the content. The program also in-cludes real-time news from the Unit-ed Press International (UPI), as well as a five-day forecast that includes the UV-index from Accuweather, among other content options.
Also, you can load ECN content onto the Acuity Pro computer eye chart program, also from Vision-Science Software, to educate patients while in your chair.
Phone: (877) 228-4890
Vistana collection of OverRx polarized sunwear
■ The Vistana collection, from Live Eyewear, is the latest addition to the companys line of polarized sunglasses that slip over existing pre-scription spectacles.
The collection features frame designs that assimilate the companys patented scratch-resistant gray or copper Polare polarized lenses, which include Dynamic Base Technology (DBT) to rid the side-shields traditionally seen with over-prescription sunwear.
The Vistana collection is available in five sizes and four frame color options.
The Vistana collection is available in five sizes (small, medium-small, medium, large and extra-large) and in four frame color options (black, tortoise, mica and steel).
Phone: (800) 834-2563
Optometric Management, Issue: April 2007