Accommodating lens available in 0.25-D steps

December 1, 2004

Aliso Viejo, CA-The FDA has given Eyeonics Inc. approval to market its Crystalens accommodating IOL in quarter-diopter steps. The approval makes eyeonics the first U.S. company to launch 0.25-D IOLs, the company said. The lenses were made available Nov. 1 to credentialed Crystalens surgeons.