New Monthly Lens for Astigmatism Johnson & Johnson Vision has launched ACUVUE VITA Brand Contact Lenses for ASTIGMATISM, daily wear monthly replacement contact lenses. This latest addition to the ACUVUE VITA family of products combines HydraMax Technology, to maximize and maintain hydration throughout the month, and BLINK-STABILIZED Design, which works naturally with the eyelid to keep the lens in the correct position. ACUVUE VITA for ASTIGMATISM also provides Class I ultraviolet protection, blocking 93% of UVA and 99% of UVB rays. Call 800.874.5278, or go to

New Scleral Lens from SynergEyes SynergEyes, known for its hybrid contact lenses, has launched its its SynergEyes VS, a scleral lens with distinctive linear landing zones and a toric periphery. The lens design completely vaults the cornea and limbus and lands on the sclera. This non-rotationally symmetrical lens design incorporates linear landing zones to follow the linear shape of the sclera and landing zones with bitangential toricity to provide consistent stabilization and allow for front-surface cylinder. The lens comes in diameters of 14.0mm to 17.5mm (0.5mm steps) and base curves of 7.4mm to 9.2mm (0.2mm steps). It is available in sphere powers of -25.00D to +25.00D (0.25D steps) cylinder powers of -0.75D to -3.00D (0.25D steps) and axis powers 0° to 180° (1° steps). The SynergEyes VS scleral lens may be prescribed using a 16-lens diagnostic set in which all lenses have a toric periphery. Call 877.733.2012, or go to

Ultra-widefield Imaging from ZEISS ZEISS Medical Technology launched CLARUS 500, a high-definition, ultra-widefield fundus imaging system that combines true color and high-resolution clarity down to 7 microns and lets you view the fundus from the macula to the periphery. True color, which resembles the coloration seen through direct observation, enables you to evaluate focal change in rim tissue, nerve pallor, dry age-related macular degeneration, changes in the retinal pigment epithelium and drusen. With a single capture, ZEISS CLARUS 500 produces a 133° high-definition image, then automatically merges images to achieve a 200° field of view. The technology lets you review and compare images captured during a single exam and provides annotation and caliper measurement tools for in-depth analysis of eye health. Call 800.341.6968, or go to

All in One Tab Compulink Business Systems, Inc. enhances its Eyecare Advantage system with OneTab—a single tab exam layout that allows providers to easily view and document an exam from one screen. Compulink’s all-in-one system supports the entire practice workflow (clinical, business and dispensary) to maximize efficiencies and increase profitability. Features include electronic health records, practice management, optical point of sale and inventory management, patient engagement tools, telehealth and revenue cycle management services. The system also supports Merit-Based Incentive Payment System, or MIPS, analytics and real-time reporting of performance to help ECPs maximize their MIPS scores. Call 800.456.4522, or go to

Scleral Lens for OSD The Ampleye scleral lens from Art Optical has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for the therapeutic management of ocular surface disease. The specific therapeutic indications for Ampleye include ocular pemphigoid, Stevens-Johnson syndrome, symblepharon formation, graft vs. host disease, persistent epithelial defect, exposure keratitis, neurotrophic keratopathy, Sjögren’s syndrome, filamentary keratitis, limbal stem cell deficiency, atopy and ectodermal dysplasia. The indication covers Ampleye lenses manufactured in roflufocon D, roflufocon E, hexafocon A and paflufocon D. Call 800.253.9364, or go to

High-Resolution Imaging Optovue has debuted its AngioVueEssential with optical coherence tomography angiography (OCTA) capability. AngioVue Essential provides high-resolution, non-invasive imaging of retinal vasculature to help you visualize ocular disease. AngioVue Essential generates a single-page report displaying individual layers of retinal vasculature and structural OCT B-scans. Optovue also added its Wellness scan into its comprehensive widefield OCT imaging platform, the Avanti System. Avanti Wellness gives optometrists a report that displays retinal and ganglion cell complex thickness with normative comparisons to identify the signs of retinal and nerve fiber disease and recommend additional scans and appropriate treatment options.
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