History

Experienced IOL manufacturer

Created in 1986, PhysIOL has evolved from the University of Liege, Belgium, and has specialised in the research, development and manufacture of intraocular implants for cataract surgery.

Extensive expertise

Our expertise covers all steps of development and manufacture of intraocular lenses. It extends from polymer chemistry through to sterilisation processes, including modelling and risk-control associated with implantable materials.

Dynamic of innovation

The dynamic R&D department at PhysIOL has developed a range of innovative products, designed in partnership with ophthalmic surgeons and in close cooperation with specialised research centres and universities.

Attractive and fast evolving product offer

PhysIOL offers attractive and efficient solutions, in line with the fast evolution of surgical techniques:

  • 2006: YellowFlex, the first hydrophilic acrylic IOL with blue- light filtration for better retinal protection
  • 2007: SlimFlex-m 123: preloaded IOL for a fast, safe and reproducible implantation without lens handling
  • 2007: MicroSlim: designed for injection through incisions as small as 1.8mm
  • 2008: Micro AY and Slim AY 123: aspheric lenses for improving contrast sensitivity and preserving depth of field
  • 2009: Poly A 123 and Poly AY 123: preloaded IOLs for all dimensional situations
  • 2010: Micro A 123 and Micro AY 123: the first preloaded IOLs for injection through 1.8mm incisions
  • 2010: FineVision: the first trifocal diffractive IOL
  • 2012: iPure and PodEye: two designs of hydrophobic acrylic glistening-free IOLs; Ankoris: a new hydrophilic monofocal toric IOL design with optimal rotational stability
  • 2014: FineVision Toric: a trifocal diffractive toric IOL