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Ophthalmology & Optometry

Eyes have a complex and delicate structure. It is therefore essential to have precise and detailed examination data and accuracy surgical equipment. NIDEK’s many years of research & development have yielded various products that use cutting edge technology such as laser and ultrasound. NIDEK has also focused on achieving more efficient diagnoses by surgical, diagnostic and examination equipment with electronic medical records (EMR.) NIDEK has also expanded into the medical diagnosis market in order to meet the needs of the medical field.

Developing a Diverse Range of Eye Care Products

In order to meet the needs of eye care professionals worldwide, NIDEK’s comprehensive product lineup provides solutions to the 3 broad divisions of eye care: examination, diagnosis, and treatment.

Providing a Patient-Friendly Intraocular Lens (IOL)

In Japan, about 1 million patients undergo cataract surgery each year. A cataract is a clouding of the crystalline lens in the eye. In order to replace the crystalline lens, an incision must be made within an extremely small diameter. NIDEK develops and delivers and surgical equipment, IOL’s, and surgical tools that can perform such a task. We devise the optimum IOL shape and material to reduce postoperative complications and to shorten surgery

Supporting Early Detection of Various Diseases in Medical Practice

The fundus of the eye is the only part of the human body where the blood vessels can be observed directly. NIDEK’s fundus cameras, non-contact tonometers, auto ref/keratometers, and similar products are widely used in general health examinations to detect eye diseases including diabetic retinopathy and glaucoma, and the signs of visceral diseases as well.

Developing Products that Are Accurate and Easy to Use

NIDEK develops products that measure visual acuity accurately, quickly, and without fuss, so that customers can feel comfortable. Our user-friendly products will satisfy your needs and the needs of your customers.