March 12, 2018

Come and visit Topcon at Optrafair 2018

Topcon (GB) Ltd will showcase the latest in OCT technology, imaging and refraction systems as well as offer a dedicated Topcon University area.

Traditionally bringing something new each year, Topcon will not disappoint Optrafair’s delegates once again. In addition to new technology there are exciting developments in ocular treatments, latest software solutions to unique consulting room furniture and beyond.

Amongst new products there will be a brand new refraction stand unit the IS-100, which comes in right or left orientation with scratch resistant table top and added efficiency in cable management; andthe KR-800PA integrated Auto Kerato/ Refractometer with Corneal Mapping.

‘Change’ will be this year’s focus with this optical giant as they will be highlighting the impact of technology on the day-to-day running of an optical business. “Change that technology enables us to make to a patient’s journey, to case management and even to treatment options is something that Topcon have always been striving for. As leaders in R&D for many years, Topcon have advanced technology solutions, which are designed to help you focus on your patients by providing them with the best care and enable you to run your business more smoothly. From affordable OCTs, space saving refraction stands to slit lamps and several combinations of multi modal refractometers and beyond.

Furthermore, we have our Clinical Affairs team and technical support, to help you every step of the way. So if you are starting from scratch or simply in need of updating your practice equipment, then you cannot afford not to visit Topcon at Optrafair this year.” Graham Trevor, Director of Sales at Topcon (GB) Ltd.

Their imaging software steals the show where imaging software is concerned. ImageNet 6 provides a simple software making it easy to compare patients’ results from consecutive visits for OCT-Angiography. IMAGEnet 6 will make trending and progression analysis available for better follow up and diagnosis.

In addition, this year’s highlights will include:

  • Eye-Light® latest in dry eye treatment, combining light modulation with optimal power energy and able to treat upper and lower eye lids simultaneously;
  • DRI OCT Triton and OCT Angiography in general optometric practice;
  • 3D OCT-1 Maestro and the benefits of the smallest automated 3D OCT with integrated colour fundus camera;
  • SL-D701 Slit Lamp with digital camera for stills as well as video;
  • The unique TRK-2P combining refractometer, keratometer, non-contact tonometer and pachymeter in one compact instrument.

What’s more, Topcon’s much sought after corneal analyser, CA-800, now with Blink Detection and Tear Breakup Time measuring modes will be on display, showcasing its unique selection of diagnostics and treatment capabilities for dry eye patients. The CA-800 now also connects with the No7 EyeDream software, simplifying lens ordering and enabling you to monitor patient progress with amazing speed and simplicity.

Topcon University (TU) will once again host two educational pods with eight complimentary sessions each day. Most if not all workshops will offer CET accreditation and cover topics ranging from Dry Eye, Glaucoma and OCT Angiography to Myopia Control amongst many more. In addition, several Optical Assistant’s sessions will be run during the show days.

TU are also sponsors of the Sunday lunchtime CET lecture where Mr Nishal Patel, Consultant Ophthalmologist and Medical Retinal Specialist from East Kent Hospital University Foundation NHS Trust, will present ‘OCTA: A practical guide in evaluating patients with retinal diseases’.

Topcon is a leading innovator worldwide in the field of ophthalmic imaging systems, software and instrumentation. Founded in Tokyo in 1932, Topcon has a far-reaching expertise and offer an extensive range of specialist services.

To help keep up with the ongoing technology advancements Topcon offer specialised training through Topcon University and their team of TU Associates. From beginners to advanced users in subjects such as managing disease, referrals and interpretation of digital imaging through OCT and even Swept Source OCT.

With increasing demand for optical services, dependability on technology is only set to rise. To ensure this heavily dependable technology is accurate and working to the best of its ability, Topcon has access to a large team of specialist engineers through their partnership with Veritek, UK’s leading provider of engineering services.

Come and visit Topcon on stands A45, B35, C30.