IOL insertion/toric IOLs

Today Alcon announced the U.S. Food & Drug Administration approved the AcrySof® IQ PanOptix® Trifocal intraocular lens (IOL)—the first and only IOL approved for the U.S. market and patients undergoing cataract surgery.

PanOptix is currently available in 70+ countries and has been clinically shown to provide a good combination of near, distance, and intermediate vision. It uses ENLIGHTEN® Optical Technology, which optimizes intermediate vision without compromising near and distance vision, and is available in toric and spherical designs.…

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Conference Roundup

  1. Dec 04, 2018

IOL Power Calculations and Selection: Consider These Best Practices

During the Annual Cutting-Edge Symposium at the American Academy of Ophthalmology’s 2018 annual meeting in Chicago, Warren E Hill, MD, FACS, offered best practice advice about IOL power calculation methods and measurement devices. 

Above all, Dr. Hill, Medical Director at East Valley…

Journal Scan

  1. May 23, 2019

Outcomes Not Improved With Use of Image-Guided System in Combination With Intraoperative Aberrometer in Correcting Astigmatism

Use of an image-guided system in combination with intraoperative aberrometer did not significantly improve outcomes compared with standard of care when correcting astigmatism using toric intraocular lenses (IOLs) or corneal incisions, according to a study in the