IOL Advances

Retrospective study shows toric IOL rotation rate to be low at 2.1%

Edward Hu, MD, PhD, looked at 812 toric IOLs utilized of various platforms, concluding a low total toric rotation rate at 2.1%.

Ophthalmology pioneer James J. Salz, MD, dies at 82

Beginning in the 1970s, James J. Salz, MD, was part of a group of ophthalmologists who first inserted intraocular lens implants during cataract surgery.

Staar Surgical announces FDA approval of its implantable collamer lenses

The EVO/EVO+ Visian Implantable Collamer Lens provides visual freedom independent of contact lenses and glasses.

AcuFocus receives Approvable Letter from FDA for small aperture IOL

December 07, 2021

The company will begin commercialization of the IC-8 small aperture IOL, used for cataract patients, upon successful completion of the manufacturing facility inspections and receipt of an official approval order from the FDA, which the company estimates in Q2 2022.