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Ken Kopp, FCLSA Paragon Vision Sciences Mesa, Arizona USA Translation : Dr. Andrey Kovalev
Paragon Vision Sciences Worldwide distributor of gas permeable materials since 1975 Over 400 authorized laboratory customers in all continents. Entered the finished lens market with overnight Corneal Refractive Therapy (CRT) lens in June of 2002. Added the RG-4 traditional Ortho K design for the US market in 2008 CRT Dual Axis design launched in 2009 CRT Software offered in 2012 Large diameter GP materials and finished lenses in 2012 SilOWet, silicone hydrogel material, introduced in 2013
Core Products/HDS Family Large diameter GP blanks up to 21.8 mm – HDS100 only
Core Products/Fluoroperm Family UV available in all FluoroPerm materials
Core Products/Other GP Materials Optacryl – Dk 14 FSA 38 – Dk 38 FSA 52 - Dk 52 Paraperm O2/EW O2 – Dk 16 EW – Dk 50 UV absorber is available in some materials. Check with your laboratory.
Core Products/Silicone Hydrogel SilOWet™ – a premium soft lens material that has the following properties; 60 Dk at 35○ C Lucifilcon A (non-ionic) Water content 69% @ 20○ C Modulus – 0.13
Paragon Corneal Reshaping Products *Currently available in North America only *
Software Design Assist for Initial Lens Selection Accuracy
CRT Software Features Import patient files from the topographer Candidate selection for a specific design Ability to manipulate parameters for optimum tear patterns Electronic ordering (international distributors pending)
Compatibility Links Keratron Scout/Piccalo Medmont Studio 4/5 Oculus EasyGraph/Keratograph Humphrey Atlas 900 Series, CZM Atlas Model 9000, Tomey versions 1-4, and Pentacam files can be imported to the CRT software but not linked directly to the unit.
Freedom to Alter Tear Pattern for Optimum Appearance Change all parameters – BC/RZD/LZA/Diameter Rotate Dual Axis design to observe tear pattern changes Reset button to return to original settings and/or click OK to begin ordering sequence or return to the home page
Paragon Software Summary Compatible with multiple topographers Specific design selection for CRT/Dual Axis/RG4 Variable simulated tear patterns Electronic Ordering
ICD 16.5 is a lens design created by Dr. John Mountford, Patrick Caroline, and Randy Kojima. Paragon recently licensed the product to offer the marketplace to their distributors for manufacture. NormalEyes 15.5 is a lens design created by Dr. Jerry Legerton and Dr. Bill Meyers for Paragon Vision. The nomenclature is the same as the Paragon CRT lens. (BC/RZD/LZA). This product is manufactured by Paragon Both lens designs; vault the cornea and the limbus while resting on the sclera. incorporate the use of an tangent periphery to match the angle of the limbal/scleral junction. are manufactured from Paragon HDS100 material.