KODAK AR LENS COATING
Silk, from Signet Armorlite, is a premium Kodak AR Lens Coating. The ultra-slick topcoat enhances AR lenses and features a lens surface that repels oil, water and particles and has minimal deterioration, says the company.
NATURALENS MINI SCLERAL
Naturalens MINI Scleral, from Advanced Vision Technologies, has a small diameter range of 13.8 mm to 15.5 mm. Patients who have smaller fissures or those experiencing problems with insertion and removal with larger scleral lenses may benefit.
VIRTUAL EYEWEAR ASSISTANT
Virtual Eyewear Assistant (VEA), from Thema Optical, is a biometric technology that lets consumers custom design eyewear that is manufactured to their unique facial measurements. Using 3D camera scans, the system creates a facial rendering that the customer can use to virtually try on more than 1 million style and color combinations in Thema’s iGreen Hi-Tech collection, the company says.
Xelpros Xpress, from Sun Ophthalmics, is an access program for patients prescribed Xelpros (latanoprost ophthalmic emulsion 0.005%), recently FDA approved for the reduction of elevated IOP in those with open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension. Through Xpress, patients who have a prescription can obtain Xelpros for a fixed price of $55 for a single month or $37 per month for a three-month supply.
→ ABB Optical is now offering Tangible Hydra-Peg surfaced coating technology for Boston ES, EO, XO and XO 2 GP lenses.
All information provided courtesy of the respective company.