Technology Update

Online Vision Tests: Time Saver or Risk Maker?

Vision-testing apps can save low-risk patients time and money when it’s time to renew contacts or get a new pair of glasses.
08/07/2018

AI & Ophthalmology: Two Approaches to Diagnosis

Some systems are taught what to look for in order to detect the presence of disease; other systems train themselves.
07/11/2018

Three Femtosecond Lasers Have New Indications

Manufacturers unveiled new 510(K) clearances from the Food and Drug Administration at the 2018 ASCRS meeting. 
06/12/2018

New High-Tech IOL Options in the Pipeline

Three revolutionary ideas may help to raise the bar for post-surgery refractive outcomes and patient satisfaction.
05/10/2018

3-D Printing Technology In Ophthalmology

This process makes it possible to create instrument prototypes and custom implants at a reasonable price.
04/10/2018

An Early-2018 IRIS Registry Update

With the seemingly exponential growth of the IRIS Registry, it’s a good time to check its progress.
03/12/2018

The Latest Technology For Toric Alignment

New ways to increase accuracy continue to appear. Here’s a sampling of what’s available.
02/09/2018

Laser Focus on New Technology

An update on products for therapy and phaco that have been recently cleared by the FDA.
12/11/2017

Three New Surgical Tools Make Their Debut

A new drape, a set of handheld tools and a device to clean the air over the table may make surgery safer and more comfortable.
11/07/2017

Shedding (Less) Light on Aniridia: Device Update

A report from the U.S. regulatory path, which may lead to a device approval in the near future.
10/09/2017