Presbia Flexivue Microlens™
The Presbia Flexivue Microlens™ offers a solution for people who are looking for a way to read common items such as newspapers, restaurant menus, cell phone messages and supermarket labels without glasses. The benefits of an implanted lens outweigh glasses, which can easily be lost, misplaced, broken or scratched. And in a culture of youthfulness and healthy lifestyles, people do not like to be burdened with reading glasses.
The Microlens is implanted in a simple three-step procedure.
Pocket Creation: A pocket is created in the cornea of your eye using a femtosecond laser.
Microlens Implantation: The Presbia
Microlens™ is inserted into the pocket.
Implantation Complete: The pocket seals itself, holding the lens in place at the center of the visual axis. The lens is barely visible to the naked eye.
- 1Small Pocket Created
- 2Pocket Seals Naturally
- 3Implantation Complete
Customizable lens provides you with a range of correction options
Implanted in the non-dominant eye
Enables binocular vision
How it works
An uncorrected, presbyopic lens experiences restricted muscular flexibility. This causes the focused image to occur behind the retina, resulting in an out-of-focus image at the retina. By contrast, the Presbia Microlens™, which is barely visible to the naked eye, can help near objects to be seen clearly by arriving in-focus at the retina. Watch Video