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Carl Zeiss Meditec

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Carl Zeiss Meditec AG is one of the world´s leading medical technology companies. The company offers complete diagnostic and treatment solutions for ophthalmic diseases. In the field of microsurgery the company provides innovative visualization solutions. ZEISS´ medical technology portfolio is rounded off by promising future technologies such as intraoperative radiotherapy. The company has ten sites around the world and more than half of the company's 2,400 employees work outside Germany.

Carl Zeiss Meditec
We are inspired by a clear vision and guided by our mission.

We uniquely enable healthcare professionals worldwide to improve the lives of their patients in ophthalmology, microsurgery and other medical growth sectors. We advance the standards of care with our proven medical technology and application competence. Together with our colleagues at sites all over the world, we work to achieve this goal on a daily basis.

We want to be the partner of choice for the doctors and health care professionals in our segments. Being a partner means that we always aspire to understand all aspects of our customers' requirements. We know how doctors, surgeons and medical assistants work and what challenges they face in their jobs. This enables us to help them be successful – at many levels. First and foremost, success means the optimal treatment of patients. Success, of course, can also mean being cost-efficient, achieving pioneering results as a scientist or offering what other doctors do not.

Medical Optometry Articles

Carl Zeiss Meditec is About to Release the Clarus500 an Amazing Ultra-widefield Retinal Camera
Carl Zeiss Meditec is About to Release the Clarus500 an Amazing Ultra-widefield Retinal Camera

Apparently, Carl Zeiss Meditec is planning to release the Clarus500, an ultra-widefield retinal camera that will shake up ultra-widefield space in a BIG way

10 Things to Know Before You Purchase Optometry Equipment
10 Things to Know Before You Purchase Optometry Equipment

This is what you must consider before purchasing optometry equipment in your future practice or existing practice.

A Complete List of Ocular Diseases with Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT)
A Complete List of Ocular Diseases with Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT)

This is one of the most thorough guides ever created on OCT. It features 14 pages of descriptions, definitions and images!

Experienced OD Gives Advice to New Grads on Technology
Experienced OD Gives Advice to New Grads on Technology

Whether you're employed or own your own practice, choosing the right diagnostic technology can be daunting. Here is how to choose right.

Utilizing OCT for Glaucoma Diagnosis and Management
Utilizing OCT for Glaucoma Diagnosis and Management

Using optical coherence tomography (OCT) is a critical tool for glaucoma management. Here is your go-to-guide for understanding OCT and glaucoma.

A Complete Guide to the Clarus 500 Ultra-widefield Retinal Camera
A Complete Guide to the Clarus 500 Ultra-widefield Retinal Camera

The CLARUS 500 is the latest in ultra-widefield imaging. Here is a complete guide to understanding what makes this instrument unique, along with real images and cases captured by it!

Real World Experience with the ZEISS CLARUS 500
Real World Experience with the ZEISS CLARUS 500

Examine some clinical cases and photos captured by CLARUS 500 and learn what makes this instrument unique in the world of ultra-widefield imaging.

ZEISS is About to Release an Awesome New FREE Humphrey Field Analyzer Upgrade
ZEISS is About to Release an Awesome New FREE Humphrey Field Analyzer Upgrade

ZEISS Medical Technology is planning to release a new software upgrade for the Humphrey® Field Analyzer 3 (HFA3) perimeter. The software upgrade Version 1.5 is going to feature some really important updates!

Check Out This New Upgrade For CIRRUS HD-OCT
Check Out This New Upgrade For CIRRUS HD-OCT

ZEISS Medical Technology is set to preview a new software upgrade for the CIRRUS HD-OCT! Here's what you need to know.

ZEISS Humphrey Field Analyzer of Today and Tomorrow
ZEISS Humphrey Field Analyzer of Today and Tomorrow

The HFA3 version 1.5 software update includes one of the most meaningful updates to the Humphrey Visual Field Analyzer since the introduction of SITA. This update includes a new testing protocol, 24-2C, which includes ten more macular points within the 24-2 testing pattern.

Pathogenesis Classification and Treatement
Pathogenesis, Classification, and Treatment of Diabetic Retinopathy

With a trend towards integrated diagnostics, where technologies such as optical coherence tomography (OCT) and fundus photography are used in tandem, software like ZEISS FORUM is improving care and decreasing workflow issues while improving the assessment of the ever-increasing amount of data that we collect from our patients.

Medical Optometry Videos

Dr. Aaron Lech
Dr. Aaron Lech

"Patients aren't sitting there having their face pushed up against something, this device actually rotates around the patient."

Dr. Dorothy Hitchmoth
Dr. Dorothy Hitchmoth

"When I heard about the new Clarus and I got to see how the images were acquired, I was blown away!"

Dr. Michael Chen
Dr. Michael Chen

"When you zoom into the image, you keep the same amount of clarity and same amount of color you would on a traditional fundus camera."

Dr. Dan Epshtein
Dr. Dan Epshtein

"With the Clarus 500, the way you see it is the way you image it, it's really truecolor... My best advice is to try it out!"

Dr. James Thimons
Dr. James Thimons

"Other systems use algorithms to create coloration and overall image quality – this is standard fundus photography taken to a whole different level!"

Dr. Paul Chous
Dr. Paul Chous

"Really getting a great image of the peripheral retina, the entire fundus, allows me to identify patients that have undiagnosed diabetes...I want to catch patients with diabetes much sooner."

Real World Experience With ZEISS CLARUS 500
Real World Experience With ZEISS CLARUS 500

In this discussion - Drs. Chirumbolo, Fulmer, and Epshtein discuss real world experience with the CLARUS 500 ultra-widefield retinal camera. Learn how it is being used in ocular disease clinics as well as the average private optometric practice.

Highlights of the ZEISS CLARUS 500
Highlights of the ZEISS CLARUS 500

Dan Epshtein, OD, discusses his experience with the Clarus500, the next generation of ultra-widefield retinal photography. Learn how you can reveal more with CLARUS 500, the newest retinal camera from ZEISS.

The Humphrey Field Analyzer 3 (HFA3) by Carl Zeiss Meditec
The Humphrey Field Analyzer 3 (HFA3) by Carl Zeiss Meditec

These eye care professionals share their experiences with the Humphrey Field Analyzer 3 (HFA3) by Carl ZEISS Meditec, which combines upgrades in hardware and software to improve both patient care and work flow efficiency.

Dr. Richard Madonna
Dr. Richard Madonna

"SITA Faster is one of the new pieces of the ZEISS diagnostic puzzle on visual fields."

Dr. Danica Marelli
Dr. Danica Marelli

"With the 24-2C we get the best of both worlds. We don't have to do two visual fields to obtain our peripheral data and high importance macular points."

Dr. Murray Fingeret
Dr. Murray Fingeret

"The 24-2C takes all the points on the 24-2 and it adds 10 points from the 10-2. You have one test to run instead of two."

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