Unique Transscleral DIATON Tonometer Gets Thumbs Up at the American Academy of Ophthalmology AAO Meeting

Unique Transscleral DIATON Tonometer Gets Thumbs Up at the American Academy of Ophthalmology AAO Meeting

Diaton Tonometer is currently represented in over 60 countries and growing.

November 08, 2017 ( datsyn.com) – Team Diaton Tonometer showcases its innovative, “through the eyelid” and sclera glaucoma diagnostic tonometry technology at AAO 2017 meeting in New Orleans, LA.  Ophthalmologists 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 via the cornea – making the technology unique and independent of corneal biomechanics.

View Diaton tonometer exhibits and presentations at the 2017 American Academy of Ophthalmology AAO 2017 Annual 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 3 exhibits:

SonomedEscalon Exhibit #1001
Optimetrics Inc Exhibit #317
Enhanced Medical Services (EMS) Exhibit #2102

Non-corneal 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, keratoconus, 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 of the newly found applications of our transpalpebral and transscleral technology, where cornea is not a factor”.

Home of Diaton tonometer BiCOM Inc., handles sales, distribution, service, support and training and can be reached by phone or www.diaton.com 

For more information about Diaton tonometer and purchase options visit: www.tonometerdiaton.com   or by phone.

Diaton Tonometer is currently represented in over 60 countries and growing. More about BiCOM Inc,. at www.BiCOM-Ophthalmic.com

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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.

 

Source: PR