ESSILOR ANTI-FOG SOLUTIONS
Essilor has launched Anti-Fog Solutions to aid optometrists in answering the needs of consumers, specifically, fogging on eyewear when one is wearing a mask. The product line consists of two solutions: Anti-Fog AR and Optifog. Optometrists may reach out to their Essilor account executives for more information.
→ Essilor EssilorUSA.com
DR. CONTACT LENS
Dr. Contact Lens launched Drcontactlens.com , a HIPAA-compliant website that allows patients to order contact lenses from their practices. The platform provides reports on who has ordered, has never ordered, and is due to order contact lenses from the practice. Also, practitioners can see their potential sales revenue. The technology gives practitioners numerous ways to market to their patient base — for example, reminders and subscription texts and emails.
→ Dr. Contact Lens drcontactlens.com/doctors
Velocity LTE Spin Coating System, from Coburn Technologies, is a semi-automated spin coater that provides the control and ease of use needed by small to mid-sized labs. The Velocity LTE features an individual control board for each of its three spindles. It can process 80 lenses per hour, and it has an auto-priming function and eliminates overspray.
→ Coburn Technologies coburntechnologies.com
M&S Technologies has launched a web-based vision testing/screening technology that allows patients to perform web-based vision testing at home, with all detailed results transmitted to the doctor for review and follow up to determine whether more intensive testing is required. The web-based tests include e-ETDRS, ATS/HOTV and screening protocols.
→ M&S Technologies (847) 763-0500
SCLERAL LENS BOOK
Dougmar Publishing Group has published “Scleral Lens Issues and Complications: Their Recognition, Etiology, and Management,” by Daddi Fadel, DOptom. The 350-page book talks about all the issues and complications that may occur during scleral lens fitting and provides management guidelines.
→ Dougmar Publishing Group sclerallensbook.com
Eye Designs launched four Office Disinfecting Packages through its new division, In Office Sterilization. The packages include the Patented Electrostatic EPIX360 Sprayer technology, from EMist, and the eco-friendly medical grade hypochlorous acid Disinfectant + Sanitizer from Clean Republic. Additionally, each package includes in-store signage and social distancing floor graphics.
→ Eye Designs inofficesterilization.com
→ Bausch + Lomb has announced it has received FDA 510(k) clearance for its INFUSE daily disposable silicone hydrogel contact lenses, which feature kalifilcon A.
All information provided courtesy of the respective company.