As the global leader in eye care with a heritage spanning more than seven decades, Alcon offers the broadest portfolio of products to enhance sight and improve people’s lives. Our Surgical and Vision Care products touch the lives of more than 260 million people in over 140 countries each year. Our associates are enhancing the quality of life through innovative products, partnerships and programmes that advance access to quality eye care and help people see brilliantly.
The Alcon® Vision Care product portfolio comprises of:
- Daily disposable contact lenses: DAILIES TOTAL1®, (first water gradient contact lens) and DAILIES® AquaComfort Plus®
- Monthly contact lenses: AIR OPTIX® and AIR OPTIX® plus HydraGlyde®
- Colour contact lenses: FreshLook®
- Lens care products: OPTI-FREE®and AOSEPT® PLUS families
- Dry Eye products: the SYSTANE® family
For more information, visit www.myalcon.co.uk
Bausch + Lomb is solely dedicated to protecting and enhancing the gift of sight. Our mission is simple yet powerful: Helping you see better to live better.
The company is one of the best known and most respected healthcare brands in the world, and our highest priority is the well-being of the people we serve.
Over its long history, Bausch + Lomb has become a global hallmark for innovation and quality with the introduction of revolutionary new contact lens and lens care technologies and innovative materials. Our contact lens offering spans the entire spectrum of wearing modalities and includes well-known brand names such as Bausch + Lomb ULTRA®, Biotrue® ONEday, PureVision®, SofLens® and Zenlens™. Our lens care products include Biotrue®, ReNu® and Boston® brands.
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At Johnson & Johnson Vision, we are driven by a powerful purpose - to change the trajectory of eye health worldwide. We deliver innovative solutions that enable eye care professionals to create better outcomes for their patients throughout their lives from sight correction, including world leading surgical technologies and contact lenses; to dry eye diagnosis, treatment and management; and the restoration of vision for cataract patients. Serving more than 52 million patients a day across 103 countries, we are committed to helping people see better, connect better and live better.
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SynergEyes is the world’s leading supplier of hybrid contact lenses. The company has been manufacturing its uniquely designed range of lenses, utilising a gas-permeable centre with a soft skirt, out of its headquarters in California, since 2005.
Its core range of lenses utilise proprietary high Dk gas permeable lens and silicone hydrogel materials and provide a stable fitting lens on astigmatic and more irregular corneas.
Duette & Duette Progressive
Duette provides astigmatic patients with the visual performance of a GP lens and the comfort and centration of a soft lens. It is fitted just like a soft lens using empirical data.
Duette Progressive, with its CN and CD design options, is ideal for astigmatic presbyopes and won the prestigious Contact Lens Product of the Year at the 2019 Optician Awards.
UltraHealth is a vaulting hybrid design indicated for keratoconus as well as many other irregular corneas. Traditionally fitted from a fitting set, it can now be fitted empirically from topography data.
The company’s new extended depth of focus (EDOF) hybrid lens, SynergEyes iD, will be launched at the Global Specialist Lens Symposium in January this year.
Visioneering Technologies Inc. (ASX:VTI) is an innovative eye care company committed to redefining vision. Since its founding in 2008, Visioneering has brought together clinical, marketing, engineering, manufacturing and regulatory leaders from top vision care businesses to provide new solutions for presbyopia, myopia and astigmatism.
Headquartered in the US, Visioneering designs, manufactures, sells and distributes contact lenses. Its flagship product is the NaturalVue® Multifocal contact lens, and VTI has expanded its portfolio of technologies to address a range of eye care issues. The company has grown operations across the United States, Australia and Europe and is expanding into Asia with a focus on markets with high rates of myopia.
To learn more, please visit: www.vtivision.com
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