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*  Atlanta LASIK Surgery Center Acquires Latest in Laser ... (Atlanta GA (PRWEB) November 23 2013 L...)
EX500 Excimer Laser from Alcon Surgical. The laser is the latest approved for use in the United States by the FDA. It will be ... LASIK surgery center Atlanta Vision Institute recently acquired one of the most advanced and fastest lasers on the market the ... all of which reduce the potential for corneal dehydration, flap shrinkage and patient fixation fatigue. These innovations allow ... The EX500 Excimer Laser is the only one to operate at 500 Hz and produces an average treatment time of 1.4 seconds per diopter ...
  http://www.bio-medicine.org/medicine-news-1/Atlanta-LASIK-Surgery-Center-Acquires-Latest-in-Laser-Technology-121612-1/
*  Edward Manche, MD | Stanford Medicine Profiles
Comparison of femtosecond and excimer laser platforms available for corneal refractive surgery CURRENT OPINION IN OPHTHALMOLOGY ... Air bag-related ocular injuries OPHTHALMIC SURGERY AND LASERS Manche, E. E., Goldberg, R. A., Mondino, B. J. 1997; 28 (3): 246- ... Treatment of topographic central islands following refractive surgery JOURNAL OF CATARACT AND REFRACTIVE SURGERY Manche, E. E ... sterile peripheral corneal infiltrates following LASIK.A 53 year old patient developed peripheral, sterile corneal infiltrates ...
  https://med.stanford.edu/profiles/edward-manche
*  Abbott Receives U.S. FDA Clearance to Use iFS Advanced Femtosecond Laser Technology for Arcuate Incisions in Cataract Surgery
... femtosecond lasers and associated patient interface devices; excimer laser vision correction systems and treatment cards. ... and related products used in ocular surgery. Products in the refractive line include wavefront diagnostic devices, ... The iFS Laser is currently used to create LASIK flaps and other corneal incisions in the eye and is the fifth generation of ... "Abbott has been a pioneer in the ophthalmic use of Femtosecond lasers, and this new use of our technology demonstrates our ...
  https://www.mdtmag.com/print/news/2012/04/abbott-receives-us-fda-clearance-use-ifs-advanced-femtosecond-laser-technology-arcuate-incisions-cataract-surgery
*  Combined Ethylenediaminetetraacetic Acid Chelation, Phototherapeutic Keratectomy and Amniotic Membrane Transplantation for...
9. Gartry D, Kerr Muir M, Marshall J. Excimer laser treatment of corneal surface pathology: a laboratory and clinical study. Br ... Ocular surface changes after excimer laser phototherapeutic keratectomy. Ophthalmology. 2000;107:1144-1152. [PubMed] ... At the last visit, a good corneal state was established in all patients (Fig. 1). However, in one patient with glaucoma ( ... Management of band keratopathy with excimer phototherapeutic keratectomy: visual, refractive, and symptomatic outcome. Eye. ...
  http://pubmedcentralcanada.ca/pmcc/articles/PMC2851005/
*  Randomized, Non-inferiority Trial Comparing SMILE and LASIK - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
The flap is then removed to expose the stroma and the refractive treatment is done by the excimer laser over the denuded stroma ... Femtosecond lasers (FL) have been widely used in LASIK surgery to fashion the corneal flap. The laser will cut a lamellar ... The advantages of FLEx treatment are shortened length of the refractive procedure, reduced patient inconvenience from moving ... Clinical or corneal topographic evidence of keratoconus.. *Residual, recurrent or active ocular disease such as uveitis, severe ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01216475?recr=Open&cond=%22Astigmatism%22&rank=19
*  Factors Associated With Ocular Cyclotorsion Detected by High-Speed Dual-Detection Eye Tracker During Single-Step...
386 patients with different types of refractive errors scheduled for single-step TransPRK were enrolled. A comprehensive ... Journal of Refractive Surgery , PURPOSE:To determine demographic, surgical, and preoperative visual factors affecting the level ... Excimer laser keratorefractive procedures have been proved to be successful for the treatment of refractive errors. Recently, ... However, they did not investigate the association of corneal and refractive factors with the range of DC during refractive ...
  https://www.healio.com/ophthalmology/journals/jrs/2018-11-34-11/%7B426f4f51-d411-4e93-9e59-cef884821a90%7D/factors-associated-with-ocular-cyclotorsion-detected-by-high-speed-dual-detection-eye-tracker-during-single-step-transepithelial-photorefractive-keratectomy
*  Surgical : Health Medical Information : MedExplorer - Pharmacy, Health, Medical Network Since 1995
Cirugia Ocular y Laser - Refractive laser eye surgery Thousands of successful surgeries with Excimer Laser using the Lasik ... Mobile Surgical Lasers (UK) MSL (UK) Ltd. specialise in the hire of 80W holmium laser systems, on either per-patient or per- ... Excimer Plus Laser surgery for eliminate myopia and presbyopia.Excimer laser treatment in the world... Exclusively Seniors.com ... Victoria Corneal Laser Centre The Victoria Corneal Laser Centre has helped thousands of nearsighted and farsighted people with ...
  http://www.medexplorer.com/navigate.cfm?Template=SeniorsHealth&Nav=center&subcat1=Surgical&category=
*  All-Femtosecond Laser Keratorefractive Surgery | SpringerLink
... refractive lenticule extraction (ReLEx) has been introduced as a new approach in the field of keratorefractive surgery. In ... Alio JL, Javaloy J. Corneal inflammation following corneal photoablative refractive surgery with excimer laser. Surv Ophthalmol ... Three studies have examined the corneal sensitivity after ReLEx smile in comparison with a flap-based treatment [33••, 34, 35 ... patient age, and gender have been found to have very limited impact on the refractive outcome after ReLEx smile [14••]. ...
  https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs40135-013-0032-2
*  Retinal peripheral changes after LASIK
The corneal flap was manually reflected nasally with a blunt spatula. We then asked the patient to fixate the coaxial HeNe ... no ocular pathology, no lid abnormalities, no previous ocular surgery, no other ocular surgery after LASIK and no general ... Both patient and doctor should be aware that, even after the refractive error correction, the risk of complications related to ... Subsequent ablation of the corneal stroma is done using the excimer laser. Some studies have shown that, retinal detachment, ...
  http://www.scielo.br/scielo.php?script=sci_arttext&pid=S0034-72802008000300005&lng=en&nrm=iso&tlng=en
*  nearsightedness facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com articles about nearsightedness
"Visionquest (Use of Lasers in Treatment of Nearsightedness or Myopia)." Shape 16 (March 1997): 28. ... Glasses and contact lenses can (but not always) correct the patient's vision to 20/20. Refractive surgery can make permanent ... All of these surgical procedures carry risks, the most serious being corneal scarring, corneal rupture, infection, cataracts, ... Photorefractive keratectomy (PRK)- A procedure that uses an excimer laser to make modifications to the cornea and permanently ...
  http://www.encyclopedia.com/medicine/diseases-and-conditions/pathology/nearsightedness
*  Nearsightedness | Encyclopedia.com
As of early 2001, only two excimer lasers are approved by the FDA for PRK, although other lasers have been used. It is ... Glasses and contact lenses can (but not always) correct the patient's vision to 20/20. Refractive surgery can make permanent ... "Visionquest (Use of Lasers in Treatment of Nearsightedness or Myopia)." Shape 16 (March 1997): 28. ... All of these surgical procedures carry risks, the most serious being corneal scarring, corneal rupture, infection, cataracts, ...
  https://www.encyclopedia.com/medicine/diseases-and-conditions/pathology/nearsightedness
*  EuroTimes Vol. 19 - Issue 5 by EUROTIMES - issuu
cataract & refractive. PHAKIC IOLS Safe and effective for high myopia, but patient selection is crucial. Howard Larkin reports ... New Nanopulse Lasers: From the Treatment of Vitreous Opacities to a Revolution in Dry AMD Management ... Assessment of Dynamic Corneal Response with the Corvis® ST Applications for Refractive Surgery, Crosslinking and Glaucoma ... Rates of serious ocular and non-ocular adverse events, arterial thromboembolic adverse events, and deaths were similar ...
  https://issuu.com/eurotimes/docs/et19-5
*  EURETINA Official | Official EURETINA Website | European Society of Retina Specialists
... femtosecond lasers and associated patient interface devices; excimer laser vision correction systems and treatment cards. ... and related products used in ocular surgery. Products in the refractive line include wavefront diagnostic devices, ... The KAMRA™ small aperture corneal inlay was developed for the treatment of presbyopia utilizing the "depth-of-focus" principle ... photorefractive intrastromal corneal cross-linking) through the application of customizable UV treatment patterns. Avedro ...
  http://www.euretina.org/London2014/virtual-exhibition.asp?l=a
*  Laser pump | definition of Laser pump by Medical dictionary
Lasers are used in the treatment of a variety of ocular conditions, especially of the cornea, the retina (e.g. detached retina ... excimer laser. *excimer laser coronary angioplasty. *excimer laser refractive surgery. *flow cytometry ... Patient discussion about laser. Q. Should I have eye laser surgery? I am 17 and have been wearing glasses since I was a kid. I ... the corneal epithelium), which are then exploded away or ablated without any change to the underlying or adjacent tissue or ...
  http://medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/Laser+pump
*  Laser surgery facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com articles about Laser surgery
For standard LASIK, each patient with the same refractive error is treated with the same setting on the excimer laser, barring ... Types of lasers The three types of lasers most often used in medical treatment are the:. *Carbon dioxide (CO2) laser. Primarily ... The new technology individualizes treatment not only for refractive errors, but also for visual disorders that previous corneal ... This is particularly true of pediatric patients who are experiencing ocular growth. The incidence of PCO is higher in women ...
  https://www.encyclopedia.com/medicine/divisions-diagnostics-and-procedures/medicine/laser-surgery
*  Corneal transplantation - Wikipedia
The doctor will then discuss the condition with the patient, including the different treatment options available. The doctor ... High speed lasers[edit]. Blades are being replaced by high speed lasers in order to make surgical incisions more precise. These ... The prognosis for visual restoration and maintenance of ocular health with corneal transplants is generally very good. Risks ... "Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today. September 2009.. *^ Hicks CR, Crawford GJ, Dart JK, Grabner G, Holland EJ, Stulting RD, ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Keratoplasty
*  Irv Arons' Journal: White Paper -- The Evolution and Prospects for Laser Refractive Keratoplasty
Nidek (Japan) is reported to be investigating the use of excimer lasers in the treatment of ocular disease and in correcting ... "corneal sculpting". (The more formal designations are laser refractive keratoplasty or laser refractive keratectomy, or LRK for ... A modified version of an autorefractor can be used for both pre-op and post-op patient diagnostics. The company holds at least ... Other Medical Applications of the Excimer Laser The major application for the excimer laser in ophthalmology is for refractive ...
  http://irvaronsjournal.blogspot.com/2005/12/white-paper-evolution-and-prospects.html
*  Corneal transplantation - Wikipedia
The doctor will then discuss the condition with the patient, including the different treatment options available. The doctor ... The prognosis for visual restoration and maintenance of ocular health with corneal transplants is generally very good. Risks ... Blades are being replaced by high speed lasers in order to make surgical incisions more precise. These improved incisions allow ... CS1 maint: Multiple names: authors list (link) "The Boston Keratoprosthesis". Cataract & Refractive Surgery Today. September ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Corneal_transplantation
*  LASIK - Wikipedia
Is the future of refractive surgery based on corneal topography or wavefront? "Ocular Surgery News". August 1, 2000, page 26. ... The excimer laser uses an eye tracking system that follows the patient's eye position up to 4,000 times per second, redirecting ... "Method for modifying corneal curvature", issued 1988-6-20 "FDA-Approved Lasers for PRK and Other Refractive Surgeries". Fda.gov ... and safety of wavefront-guided refractive laser treatment: Metaanalysis". Journal of Cataract & Refractive Surgery. 37 (8): ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/LASIK
*  Patent US6342053 - Apparatus for cornea reshaping - Google Patents
The reshaping is enhanced by the coupler as it has a corneal engaging surface with a radius of curvature which approximates the ... is described for use in combination with a noninvasive ophthalmological method for cornea reshaping in order to correct ocular ... refractive errors such as myopia (nearsightedness), hyperopia (farsightedness), and astigmatism. This apparatus is called a ... The light source, a hydrogen fluoride chemical laser, is installed either in the patient treatment room or in a remote location ...
  http://www.google.co.uk/patents/US6342053
*  The Role of Axial Resolution of Optical Coherence Tomography on the Measurement of Corneal and Epithelial Thicknesses | IOVS |...
... except for refractive surgery), a history of trauma, ocular pathology, recent treatment with ocular medication, and contact- ... Anterior segment optical coherence tomography findings of acute hydrops in a patient with keratoconus. Ophthalmic Surg Lasers ... Reliability of pachymetric measurements using orbscan after excimer refractive surgery. Ophthalmology . 2003; 110: 511-515. [ ... Haque S Fonn D Simpson T Jones L. Corneal and epithelial thickness changes after 4 weeks of overnight corneal refractive ...
  http://iovs.arvojournals.org/article.aspx?articleid=2189570
*  LASIK Houston | LASIK Eye Surgery Houston TX | Diagnostic Eye Center
Next, your surgeon will lift the flap, and the WaveLight® Eye-Q 400 Hz Excimer Laser is used to perform the actual treatment. ... Automated vacuum control of the patient interface for consistent suction. *Minimized IOP and ocular distortion during suction ... Which lasers does Diagnostic Eye Center use?. Our doctors use the WaveLight® FS200 Femtosecond Laser to make the flap, and then ... LASIK corrects refractive errors by reshaping or flattening the curve of the cornea, the clear layer of tissue covering the ...
  https://www.diagnosticeyecenter.com/site/lasik-houston.htm
*  Gholam A. Peyman - Wikipedia
... excimer lasers on ocular structures (1985) The Nd:YAG laser 1.3µ wavelength: In vitro effects on ocular structures (1987) ... A synthetic organic or polymeric lens can be implanted in the corneal pocket to compensate for the patient's refractive error. ... intra-ocular drug delivery, surgical techniques, as well as new methods of diagnosis and treatment. His most widely known ... he applied for a patent that described a method of modifying corneal refractive errors using laser ablation under a corneal ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gholam_A._Peyman
*  Photorefractive keratectomy - Wikipedia
Most modern lasers will automatically center on the patient's visual axis and will pause if the eye moves out of range and then ... Uncomplicated, successful corneal refractive surgery does not require a waiver and is noted as information only. The Navy and ... corneal ulceration or melting) Ocular disease (e.g., dry eye, keratoconus, glaucoma) Systemic disorders (e.g., diabetes, ... LASEK and PRK permanently change the shape of the anterior central cornea using an excimer laser to ablate (remove by ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Photorefractive_keratectomy
*  Top 10 Reasons - Valerie Saw
Refractive Lens Exchange. *Visian ICL. *Keratoconus Treatment. *Corneal Transplant Surgery. *Pterygium. *Recurrent Erosion ... Ocular Surface Masterclass: European Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons. At the European Society of Cataract & ... The combination of these FDA approved lasers removes 50% less tissue than most other lasers currently in use. This, combined ... I was so afraid of this operation but Ms Saw has a calm and gentle manner which is so reassuring to the patient. Her skills are ...
  http://valeriesaw.com/about-us/top-10-reasons/