FOR YOUR PATIENTS AND PRACTICE
■ The G-6, from Volk Optical, is a 1.0x magnification gonio lens with six 63° equally angled mirrors, enabling a 360° view of the anterior segment. During the glaucoma screening, two mirrors are aligned in the superior and inferior regions, while the other four mirrors provide a continuous view through the nasal and temporal regions. The no flange/no fluid design lens comes with a ring or a two-in-one adjustable handle to create a straight or 45°-angled grip.
Phone: (800) 345-8655
■ The Flexlens product line, from X-Cel Contacts (a Walman Company) now includes a monthly modality. Flexlenses are soft lenses that the company offers in made-to-order designs and parameters. Order fulfillment time on any Flexlens product (either standard or in specialty) is from one to two working days.
Phone: (800) 241-9312
■ The Keeler applanation contact tonometer (KAT), from Keeler Instruments, uses the Gold-mann method of measuring IOP, employing a prism mounted on the tonometer head and placed against the cornea. The device is compatible with most slit lamps, the company says, and comes in a guide plate mounted "T" type or optical body post-mounted "R" type.
Phone: (800) 523-5620
■ Strobe glasses, from MJ Impulse Specialty Eyewear Company, are strobing glasses that stress, or load, the visual perceptual, visual motor and visual proprioceptive systems during training. This gives the athlete a competitive edge, the company says. Specifically, the glasses help athletes achieve enhanced visual concentration, eye-hand coordination and proprioceptive balance, the MJ Impulse Specialty Eyewear Company, says.
MJ Impulse Specialty Eyewear Company
Phone: (877) 700-9328
product notes● Luneau Technology has merged with Briot International. Luneau Technology specializes in ophthalmic diagnosis systems based on wave-front technology.
● The AT50A0 and AT52A0 Crystalens accommodating intraocular lens (A0) models, from Bausch + Lomb, are now available in quarter diopter steps in the 18 to 22 range. Visit www.crystalens.com for more information.
● Carl Zeiss Vision's Laboratory network is the only provider of NXT prescription lenses (Intercast Europe) via both its national lab network and wholesale labs. This makes NXT a member of Carl Zeiss Vision's PrescripSun portfolio.
● ABB CONCISE now offers a sales brochure for its standard, multifocal and irregular corneal design lenses, so you can provide the best design. Visit www.abbconcise.com.
● The SynergEyes Multifocal lens, from SynergEyes, Inc., now includes a peripheral-blend modification, which slightly flattens the lens at the RGP periphery and the soft skirt to create a less-pronounced landing zone across a broad area of the peripheral cornea. Visit www.MyAgelessVision.com.
Optometric Management, Issue: August 2010