Centurion Vision System

Head to head: Balanced phaco tip more efficient than Kelman tipResearchers share findings from a comparison of relative efficiency and chatter of two phaco tips with identical optimal settings.
Next-generation phaco system design improves stability, reduces energyLos Angeles ophthalmologist Mitchell Shultz, MD, shares some of his clinical experience with a next-generation phacoemulsification platform (Stellaris Elite, Bausch + Lomb). The new platform received 510(k) clearance from the FDA in April.
Balanced tip design minimizes need for longitudinal energyThough there is a short learning curve for performing a direct phaco chop technique with a 45° balanced tip, it makes surgery more efficient by eliminating or minimizing the need for longitudinal energy.
Latest technology improves outcomes in complex surgical cases
Upgrades, integration enhance cataract surgery femtosecond laserLeading cataract surgeons speak to recent enhancements to a femtosecond laser and benefits of its integration with an image-guided system.
Alcon launches new phaco systemAlcon Laboratories has announced the global launch of its phacoemulsification technology platform, a vision system designed to provide surgeons with enhanced cataract removal capabilities.