Quick Picks

  • Specular Microscopes

    Friday, April 29, 2011
    Specular microscopy to assess the health (polymegathism and pleomorphism) and number of endothelial cells (cells/mm) in the cornea is becoming more ... read more
  • Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT)

    Thursday, November 19, 2009
    Optical coherence tomography (OCT) imaging has a demonstrated track record in the diagnosis and treatment of the anterior eye, crystalline lens and ... read more
  • A-Scan Ultrasound Devices

    Thursday, November 19, 2009
    Accurate measurement of the globe’s axial length is a critical factor in detecting disease and determining the power of the posterior chamber ... read more
  • Visual Field Analyzers

    Tuesday, September 15, 2009
    Glaucoma visual field testing has been dominated by the Humphrey device for years. However, visual field analyzers continue to be refined and ... read more
  • Computerized Corneal Topography System

    Monday, August 17, 2009
    New computerized corneal analysis systems give you accurate and detailed maps of corneal topography. The systems, which can be used for either lens ... read more
  • Visual Acuity Test Systems

    Thursday, June 18, 2009
    Computerized visual acuity test systems have long since supplanted Dr. Hermann Snellen's original chart on the exam room wall. Newer systems ... read more
  • Glare Testing Devices

    Tuesday, June 16, 2009
    Glare tests are typically used to quantify and assess the progression of cataracts. These devices are also useful in determining the extent of glare ... read more
  • Visual Testing Systems

    Wednesday, June 10, 2009
    This selection of visual testing systems highlights the fact that each have their strong points and are all slightly different from one another. ... read more
  • Trial Frames

    Wednesday, June 10, 2009
    Trial Frames are an important tool in ensuring that a patient has a vision prescription that will work for them. Newer offerings are much lighter ... read more
  • Ophthalmic Loupes

    Wednesday, June 10, 2009
    The latest optical loupes offer peak visualization through quality optical design. They feature precision lenses and provide a wide field of view. ... read more
  • Exam Chairs

    Monday, June 01, 2009
    The current array of exam chairs for the ophthalmic practicioner are designed with patient comfort in mind. Each have unique features that make them ... read more
  • Digital Fundus Camera

    Tuesday, May 05, 2009
    Digital fundus photography is quickly replacing standard film photography. There are many advantages of using digital image analysis to quantify the ... read more
  • Keratometer / Refractor

    Monday, May 04, 2009
    Today's keratometers/refractors, are fully-automated, enabling rapid, easy operation and precise, multiple measurements. They are easy to move and ... read more
  • Slit Lamp

    Wednesday, March 25, 2009
    The "slit lamp" is the mainstay of eye examination and consists of two parts: the movable slit lamp, and the binocular microscope. Primarily used ... read more
  • Applanation Tonometers

    Monday, March 16, 2009
    The measurement of IOP using applanation tonometers is commonplace. These instruments measure intraocular pressure by determining the amount of force ... read more