Visian Implantable Contact Lens.
The Visian ICL (Implantable Collamer Lens) is a special contact lens that is implanted inside the eye and works with the eye’s natural lens to produce sharp, clear vision. Crafted from Collamer, an advanced biocompatible material, the Visian ICL (Implantable Collamer Lens) Implantable Contact Lens is completely safe and long-lasting. ICL (Implantable Collamer Lens) experts find that the Visian ICL (Implantable Collamer Lens) greatly increases the number of patients who are able to reduce or even eliminate their dependence on glasses or traditional contact lenses.
Beyond LASIK procedure, the most exciting advancement for vision correction has arrived. Implantable lenses, long used for the treatment of cataracts diseases, are now available for patients seeking vision correction.
Beside the ICL (Implantable Collamer Lens) Visian Implantable Contact Lens you can achieve high-definition vision without many of the risks associated with LASIK procedure. Rather than changing the shape of the cornea as in LASIK procedure eye surgery, implantable lenses are placed inside the eye to enhance the focusing abilities of the eye’s natural lens, providing excellent quality of vision for a wide range of vision correction. Should your prescription change, the lens is replaceable to maintain your vision for years to come.
The Visian ICL (Implantable Collamer Lens), or implantable contact lens, can correct moderate to severe myopia, or nearsightedness, as well as moderate astigmatism. This LASIK surgery procedure is ideal for patients who may not have been candidates for LASIK procedure or may have higher levels of nearsightedness.
As a world-renowned research and educational facility, our team of ICL (Implantable Collamer Lens) expert Surgeons have been performing ICL (Implantable Collamer Lens) procedures for over ten years and proudly implant more ICL (Implantable Collamer Lens).
The Visian Implantable ICL (Implantable Collamer Lens) Contact Lens is intended for use by patients between the ages of 21 & 45 who are nearsighted and have no previous history of ophthalmic diseases such as iritis, glaucoma, or diabetic retinopathy. Among patients who fit into the above demographic, the Visian ICL (Implantable Collamer Lens) is also an excellent option for those who do not meet the eligibility requirements for LASIK procedure. For example the patients with extremely thin corneas or those predisposed to dry eye syndrome might have less than optimal results from LASIK procedure. However, the Visian ICL (Implantable Collamer Lens) requires no change to the cornea and does not contribute to such conditions as dry eye, making it an excellent choice for these patients. The only way to discover if you are a candidate for the Implantable Contact Lens is to have a thorough ophthalmic exam by a doctor familiar with the Visian ICL (Implantable Collamer Lens).