Laser Eye Surgery Technology
Over the years, laser eye surgery and vision correction technology have significantly evolved, enhancing the quality of the post-operative results and patient safety. Dr. Koenig uses the most advanced laser eye surgery and vision correction technology from Alcon Laboratories, Inc., the WaveLight® Refractive Suite.
WaveLight® technology allows Dr. Koenig to create a “map” of each patient’s eye to capture its unique features, a major advantage over earlier LASIK procedures. This enables him to customize the procedure in order to get the best results for the patient’s vision.
WaveLight® technology offers the most advanced laser system available. It is trusted by surgeons all over the world and designed to deliver consistent, effective results and provides:
- Smooth treatments
- Great accuracy
- Proven safety profile
- Multiple treatment options
WaveLight® EX500: Speed, precision and customization
The WaveLight® EX500 Excimer Laser system combines a number of innovations in refractive technology to produce fast, effective and reliable procedures. Its proven state-of-the-art technology results in excellent Wavefront Optimized® and Wavefront-Guided laser vision correction. Ergonomically designed to combine with the WaveLight® FS200 Femtosecond Laser, the WaveLight® EX500 Excimer Laser is designed to provide patients with a high level of precision and reliability.
With the help of the WaveNet™ Integrated Computer Network, both laser systems are linked with WaveLight® diagnostic products for seamless and efficient data transfer and treatment planning.
WaveLight® FS200 Femtosecond Laser: Fast, reliable and patient friendly
At the cutting edge of refractive technology, the WaveLight® FS200 Femtosecond Laser integrates many new functions for fast, effective and reliable femtosecond laser treatments.
With a short “suction on” to “suction off” time, the system enables standard flap creation in approximately 6.0 seconds. And, in addition to circular and custom-shape flap parameters, the WaveLight® FS200 Femtosecond Laser boasts a variety of practical applications, including intracorneal ring segments and lamellar and penetrating keratoplasties.
Ergonomically optimized to combine with the WaveLight® EX500 Excimer Laser within the WaveLight® Refractive Suite, the WaveLight® FS200 Femtosecond Laser is designed to provide patients with an impressive standard of precision and reliability.
Through the power of the WaveNet™ Integrated Computer Network, each laser system is linked to the WaveLight® diagnostic products for seamless and efficient data transfer and treatment planning.
WaveNet™ Integrated Computer Network: Innovation working in harmony
Built on trusted WaveLight® technology, the unique WaveNet™ computer network connects the WaveLight® systems, including the WaveLight® EX500 Excimer Laser, the WaveLight® FS200 Femtosecond Laser and a full range of surgical diagnostics. Through the seamless transfer of patient data and treatment and diagnostic parameters, the network allows for smoother data flow, enhanced patient flow and a lower risk of data entry errors that can compromise patient outcomes.
To learn more about the WaveLight® Refractive Suite, visit Alcon’s LASIK website or call the Eye Institute at 414-955-7902.
Dr. Koenig is extremely pleasant, good natured, and has a wonderful beside manner. He was available and willing to answer any questions I had and even rang me back.Jacqueline M.