Few technologies have had such a swift and profound impact on eyecare as much as optical coherence tomography. Insight takes a deep dive into the evolution of OCT and the bearing this may have on future models. Read more
More presbyopic patients are seeking a safe, effective and affordable surgical solution to break free from their spectacles. Ophthalmologist DR ANTON VAN HEERDEN discusses his early experience with a laser blended vision procedure in his new Melbourne clinic. Read more
Multinational ophthalmic device company Topcon has expanded its footprint in Australia with the introduction of a business segment overseeing the roll out of a new software platform that connects all ophthalmic imaging devices regardless of the manufacturer.
Ophthalmic equipment company Zeiss has launched a new slit lamp imaging system for Australian eyecare professionals. Read more
The multifunctional ICP OSA analyses the functionality and stability of tear film layers, and features advanced infrared meibography with automated detection and quantification of
meibomian glands (MGs).
Melbourne-based OCT manufacturer Cylite has obtained certification to carry the iconic Australian Made mark. Read more
Zeiss has announced that central topography is to soon be integrated with the IOLMaster 700 biometry instrument as part of its latest software upgrade. Read more
SBM Sistemi’s IDRA device incorporates all the benefits of the its Ocular Surface Analyser model, with more automation and additional features, including auto interferometry analysis, auto non-invasive tear break-up mapping, fluorescein exciter filter, eye blink rate detection and 3D meibography imaging.
Gold Coast ophthalmologist Dr Nick Andrew has completed Australia’s first procedure with the Zeiss miLOOP lens fragmentation device, which he believes may offer a superior surgical risk profile over conventional techniques in advanced cataract cases. Read more
BOC Ophthalmic instruments will remain as the Australian distributor of Henson perimetry devices after they were sold to Japanese ophthalmic device company Topcon this month. Read more