Product News: Vision Systems, Optics & Photonics
Sterilizable Lens targets MIGS and Goniotomy procedures.
Press Release Summary:
October 3, 2012 - Surgical Gonio Lens provides clear anterior chamber angle images for Micro-Invasive Glaucoma Surgery (MIGS) and goniotomy procedures. With 1.2X image magnification, Volk optics lens delivers crisp, high-resolution views. Compatible with both steam and gas sterilization, lens is constructed to withstand repeated sterilization cycles without image degradation over time. Universal positioning handle moves to accommodate left- and right-handed or center positions.
Original Press Release
MIGS and Goniotomy Procedures Improved with Volk Surgical Gonio Lens
Press release date: September 28, 2012
MUMBAI -- Sterilisable Lens Provides High Resolution Views of Trabecular Meshwork
For Micro-Invasive Glaucoma Surgery (MIGS) and goniotomy procedures, Volk's new Surgical Gonio Lens provides clear anterior chamber angle images.
With a 1.2x image magnification, the contact lens' high quality Volk optics delivers crisp, high resolution views. The Surgical Gonio is particularly well suited for MIGS and all surgical gonio procedures. The lens' small profile is equally useful for paediatric postoperative gonioscopy.
The lens is compatible with both steam and gas sterilization, constructed to withstand repeated sterilization cycles without image degradation over time. Instead of left hand- or right hand-specific versions of the lens, Volk designed a universal positioning handle that moves to accommodate left hand, right hand and centre positions.
About Volk Optical:
Volk Optical, a subsidiary of Halma p.l.c. (www.halma.com [http://www.halma.com ), is a world industry leader in the design and manufacture of aspheric optics. Glass lens construction and the company's patented double aspheric technology result in the highest resolution imaging with the best stereopsis for precision diagnostic, therapeutic and surgical work. The company is based in the USA and has representatives and distributors around the world.
Halma p.l.c. is a public company listed on the London Stock Exchange and has over 4000 employees in over 40 subsidiaries worldwide. Halma's subsidiaries make products that protect lives and improve the quality of life for people through innovation in market leading products which make its customers safer, more competitive and more profitable.
These subsidiaries are assisting India's economy in areas such as health, manufacturing, energy, water and waste treatment, the environment, construction and transport. Halma's India hub opened in December 2008.
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