Transpalpebral Diaton Tonometer Gets Thumbs Up at the ASCRS ASOA American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Meeting in Los Angeles
Team Diaton Tonometer showcases its innovative, “through the eyelid” glaucoma diagnostic tonometry technology at ASCRS ASOA meeting in Los Angeles, CA.
May 24, 2017 ( datsyn.com) – Eye Surgeons find new ways to implement this non-invasive, cornea independent tonometry technology in cases where no other corneal tonometry devices can get an accurate intraocular pressure (IOP) results. Diaton obtains the IOP measurement through the upper eyelid, overlaying tarsus and sclera, not the cornea – making the technology unique and cornea independent.
View Diaton tonometer exhibits and presentations at 2017 ASCRS ASOA American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Meeting.
More information on Diaton, including videos, clinical comparison trials and price can be found at : www.TonometerDiaton.com
Diaton Tonometer to be presented at 2 exhibits:
Diaton tonometer is particularly useful in cases where standard direct applanation (corneal) tonometry is difficult or not viable, such as with pediatric patients, in presence of certain corneal pathology,
edema, infection, following corneal surgery, KPro and in cases of eye trauma.
Emil W. Chynn, MD, FASC from Park Avenue LASEK stated, – “As a Cornea-Refractive trained specialist, I encounter many situations where Goldmann readings are inherently inaccurate–like post-LASIK, in cases of corneal edema, scarring, post-keratoprosthesis or transplant. In such cases, it’s both invaluable and reassuring to have the Diaton device available to measure IOP that’s independent of corneal pathology”
“It works,” said Dr. Mark Latina, glaucoma specialist (Harvard / MEEI) and the inventor of Selective Laser Trabeculoplasty (SLT), after revealing results of the study titled: “Accuracy of Transpalpebral Tonometer Diaton Compared to Goldmann Applanation Tonometer in Normal and Glaucomatous Eyes”.
Roman Iospa, CEO of BiCOM Inc., added – “We’re at Diaton are humble to get such an overwhelming support from the ophthalmic community and are eager to learn from the community the newly found applications of our transpalpebral and transscleral technology”.
Home of Diaton tonometer BiCOM Inc., handles sales, distribution, service, support and training and can be reached via: phone or www.diaton.com
For more information about Diaton tonometer and purchase options visit: http://www.tonometerdiaton.com or call.
Diaton Tonometer is currently represented in over 60 countries and growing. More about BiCOM Inc,. at www.BiCOM-Ophthalmic.com
BiCOM, home of Diaton glaucoma diagnostic tonometer pen – committed to the global fight against blindness caused by glaucoma. A unique team of engineers, medical, legal and business experts makes BiCOM Inc., uniquely placed to provide Diaton diagnostic tonometer, which measures intraocular pressure (IOP) through the eyelid and sclera, making it possible to diagnose glaucoma on the early stage and appoint necessary treatment and medicines and provide a more favorable outcome for the patient.