Article Date: 2/1/2012

what's new

what's new

For your Patients and Practice

Randy Jackson frames

■ The Randy Jackson frame collection, from Zyloware Eyewear, includes two men's progressive styles for 2012: 1036 and 3012. Style 1036 is a sheet metal top and rim wire bottom frame that is “rounded” and “retro-inspired.” It features zyl temples, snap-in nosepads and the Randy Jackson logo. Its colors are noir tortoise and black gold. Style 3012 is a full-rim zyl modified rectangle frame. It features spring hinges and is available in black and blue tortoise, the latter of which is a limited inventory color.

Zyloware Eyewear
Phone: (800) 765-3700

Style 3012 is available in black and blue tortoise, the latter of which is a limited inventory color.

Magnifying eye mirror

■ The Own Eye Magnifier, from Stop Dreaming Technology Pty Ltd., is comprised of a hands-free stand, magnification mirror lens and twin swivel and tilting LED lights. Its purpose: to facilitate contact lens insertion and removal, medication instillation, lid health assessment, lash epilation, etc. Also, it helps with patient education regarding cysts, blepharitis, prominent corneal blood vessels and more. The device includes a Dominant Eye Shield so one can keep both eyes open when using the Own Eye Magnifier.

Stop Dreaming Technology Pty Ltd.
Phone: +61 (0) 2 4370 1057

The Own Eye Magnifier enables medication instillation, among other benefits.

Office furniture

■ The Smart Office System, from Eye Designs, is comprised of three of the company's Matrix wall panels (21″ width x 19 3/8′ height), an acrylic literature holder, five of Eye Designs' Wave rotating locking frame holders, two acrylic shelves with 5″ chrome stand-offs, one flower vase, one black file holder with slots for prescription pads and writing implements, one tissue and drop shelf unit and three accessory hooks It is designed as a “launching point” for dispensing, according to the company.

Eye Designs
Phone (800) 346-8890

The Smart Office System is designed as a “launching point” for dispensing, Eye Designs says.


■ The DGH 6000 Scanmate A, from DGH Technology, Inc., is a portable device that combines the company's A-scan pattern recognition program with the processing power, data storage and connectivity of a PC. You can store patient data on a local computer or in a centralized network location, and patient records can be exported in an EMR/EHR-compatible format. The instrument's IOL Calculator includes SRK/T, Hoffer Q, Halladay 1 and Haigis formulas. Also, the device includes a post-refractive calculator.

DGH Technology, Inc.
Phone: (800) 722-3883

Irregular cornea lens

■ The KeraSoft IC silicone hydrogel contact lens, from Bausch + Lomb, is a custom-made lens, by authorized laboratories, for patients who have irregular corneas resulting from keratoconus, post-laser refractive surgery and pellucid marginal degeneration, among other corneal irregularities. The lenses are a patented combination of silicone hydrogel materials using geometries from complex mathematics to afford comfortable wear and excellent vision, the company says. Visit to complete the required training to fit this lens.

Bausch + Lomb
Phone: 800-553-5340

product note
Eyemaginations, Inc., has collaborated with Robert H. Osher, M.D., to launch cataract content for its LUMA v1.85. The content showcases the advances of modern cataract surgery and how it can facilitate recovery with less impact on the patient's life. Visit

Optometric Management, Volume: 47 , Issue: February 2012, page(s): 68