World News: 22:11 GMT Wednesday 11th September 2019. [IRIDEX Corporation via Globe Newswire via SPi World News]
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Sept. 11, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- IRIDEX Corporation (NASDAQ: IRIX), a provider of innovative ophthalmic laser-based medical products for the treatment of glaucoma and retinal diseases, announced today that its patented MicroPulse® laser therapy will be featured prominently in research presented at the 2019 European Society of Cataract & Refractive Surgeons (ESCRS) meeting, to be held in Paris, France on Friday, September 13 through Wednesday, September 18. MicroPulse Transscleral Laser Therapy (TLT) is a non-incisional, laser-based procedure used to treat a wide range of glaucoma cases. More than 100,000 procedures have been performed in 60 countries since 2015.
“MicroPulse Transscleral Cyclophotocoagulation is changing the way glaucoma specialist address glaucoma, and the plethora of abstracts showcasing this procedure at ESCRS offers additional proof that its safety profile continues to validate the favorable results of non-incisional glaucoma treatment,” said Dr. K. Sheng Lim, Head of the Glaucoma Service at St. Thomas’ Hospital and Associate Professor, Faculty of Life Sciences and Medicine at King’s College London.
At ESCRS 2019, there will be several opportunities for attendees to learn about the safety, efficacy, and clinical versatility of MicroPulse TLT for glaucoma within the ESCRS program, at a wet lab, a symposium, and at the IRIDEX booth (#C125).
More details about this symposium available at
At ESCRS 2019, IRIDEX will host glaucoma specialists at its booth (#C125) to conduct 1-on-1 conversations with attendees, sharing their experience using non-incisional MicroPulse transscleral laser therapy for glaucoma. This provides an excellent opportunity for attendees to ask them direct questions about patient selection, technique, outcomes, their research, and the safety and efficacy of the procedure.
The list of guest speakers and schedule is available at
Globe Newswire: 22:11 GMT Wednesday 11th September 2019
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