Topcon Medical Systems buys Anka Systems

October 4, 2006

Topcon Medical Systems, a leader in ophthalmic instrumentation, has acquired Anka Systems, which provides networking and software solutions for digital images in clinics and hospitals.

Topcon Medical Systems, a leader in ophthalmic instrumentation, has acquired Anka Systems, which provides networking and software solutions for digital images in clinics and hospitals.

“Anka Systems brings to Topcon advanced Web-based software solutions that dramatically improve the workflow for the eye-care professional,” said Topcon President Paul Iwasaki. “EyeRoute integrates information from various ophthalmologic instruments into a single, secure, digital environment, allowing eye-care professionals instant access to patients’ tests in a single document.”

Anka President Ken Lee added, “While EyeRoute has been extremely successful, Topcon brings Anka the additional resources needed to continue our growth and further develop our expanded range of new products. The Anka staff is eager to join the Topcon organization to bring innovative networking solutions to the ophthalmic practitioner.”